People changing the system

Explore the map and discover how deep and lasting change starts at the grassroots, with communities and peoples who mobilise against oppression, fight for justice, and take practical action to make change happen. They are our allies and our movement: together we claim the power to shape the world for future generations.

Want to know more about system change? Download the “Pathways to system change” report or pamphlet.

Title Image Country Region Pathways
Celebrating Australia’s fracking ban Moriac and surrounds declare their community gasfield free in a special ceremony photo Mik Aidt 610 Australia Asia Pacific Climate justice and energy
Making history: El Salvador bans metal mining El Salvador bans metal mining_protest banner El Salvador Latin America and the Caribbean Economic justice
France adopts corporate duty of care law Foto de la sala donde Francia aprueba ley sobre deber de diligencia de las empresas France Europe Economic justice
Defending native seeds and strengthening rural women’s voices in Uganda Affected-women-of-Kaisa-start-apiary-in-Uganda Uganda Africa Food sovereignty, Gender justice
Trade in Services agreement: Uruguay’s victory over dangerous trade deal Uruguay bad deal ejrn Uruguay Latin America and the Caribbean Economic justice
Supporting sustainable small-scale farming in Ghana FoE Ghana sustainable agriculture workshop Ghana Africa Food sovereignty, Gender justice
Sri Lanka Revolving Funds: Building community resilience FOE Sri Lank Sri Lanka Asia Pacific Economic justice, Forests and biodiversity
Communities manage forests in Indonesia: From little things big things grow Forests in Indonesia Indonesia Asia Pacific Forests and biodiversity, Food sovereignty
Legal Action for Land Rights in Papua New Guinea FoE PNG wb1 Papua New Guinea Asia Pacific Forests and biodiversity, Food sovereignty