Grants Shared in 2014

The Karibu Foundation is committed to supporting organizations and networks in Latin America, Asia, and Africa (and in some occasions global networks) that provide alternatives to the dominant paradigms of power, distribution, and development.  Karibu has contributed to the following partners and projects in 2014:

African Alliance of YMCAs (AAYMCA)
Nairobi, Kenya

Support towards Youth Advocacy Summit and participation in the training session on West and Central African currency sovereignty in Senegal

Agencia Latinoamericana de Información / Latin American Information Agency (ALAI)
Quito, Ecuador

Support for Latin American networking initiative on integration, democratization of communication, and digital media, as well as advocacy work towards the World Summit on the Information Society.

All Africa Theological Education by Extension Association (AATEEA)
Kitwe, Zambia

Support to the General Assembly and south participation at pan-African conference held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Asia Pacific Mission for Migrants (APMM)
Hong Kong

Support to advocacy and mobilizing project for grassroots migrants, related to the monitoring of the UN Post 2015 Sustainable Development Goals

Asia Pacific Research Network (APRN)
Manila, The Philippines

Support for campaign and research projected related to the UN’s Post 2015 Sustainable Development Goals, as well as participation to UN meetings on the Post-2015 Development Agenda.

Association for Research and Cooperation in Support of Endogenous Development (ARCADE)
Dakar, Senegal

Support to second phase of research, training, and advocacy on sovereign currency in Western and Central Africa

Board of Theological Education of the Senate of Serampore College (BTESSC)
Bangalore, India

Support to international consultation and strategy meeting on “Re-Reading Scripture: A Palestinian Perspective,” held in Kottayam, India.

Churches in Action for Peace and Development (CAPAD)
Ibadan, Nigeria

Support towards a round table conference with church leaders, national government members, academia, civil society leaders, and media representatives on just pilgrim practices in Nigeria

Consejo Latinoamericano de Iglesias / Latin American Council of Churches (CLAI) – Colombia Roundtable
Barranquilla, Colombia

Support towards regional and Colombian participation at an international ecumenical consultation on peace in Colombia in Havana, Cuba

Ecumenical Bishops Forum (EBF)
Manila, The Philippines

Support towards national and international advocacy and solidarity work for marginalized grassroots communities

Equitable Tourism Options (EQUATIONS)
Bangalore, India

Support for global strategy meeting for alternative and justice tourism, held in Istanbul, Turkey

Global Interfaith Network (GIN) for People of All Sexes, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and Expression

Support for travel to first international interfaith conference for LGBTI community, held in South Africa

Grey Matter Media (GMM)
Cape Town, South Africa

Support towards the production of documentary film on the U.S. military base on Jeju Island in South Korea

International Peace Initiative for Syria

Support towards civil society conference for peace in Syria, with focus on framework for the reduction and eventual ending of the violent conflict in Syria

Iraqi Civil Society Solidarity Initiative (ICSSI)
Baghdad, Iraq

Support towards advocacy campaigns of the ICSSI and the Iraqi Social Forum, as well as participation at the UN Universal Periodic Review, Oslo Conference of the ICSSI, and the 2014 Norwegian Social Forum.  

Joint Advocacy Initiative (JAI)
East Jerusalem, Palestine

Support for youth exchange, training, and advocacy

Jubilee South Americas
Managua, Nicaragua

Support to regional advocacy project related to UN Conference of Parties (COP20) in Lima, Peru.

Kairos Nigeria
Ibadan, Nigeria

Support for Muslim-Christian forum on peace and social transformation in Nigeria

Kairos Palestine
Bethlehem, Palestine

Support towards South participation for the 5th Anniversary Conference of Kairos Palestine

National Council of Churches in the Philippines
Manila, The Philippines

Support for  “Churches Witnessing with Migrants” consultation, held parallel to the Global Forum on Migration and Development (GFMD).

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Ramat HaSharon, Israel

Support towards alternative youth summer camp for conscientious objectors and those considering refusing military enlistment

Open University of Tanzania
Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania

Support towards participation at theological workshop on pastoral counselling in Africa

Our World Is Not For Sale (OWINFS)
Washington D.C., USA

Support for Global South participation in strategic WTO and trade processes

Stop the JNF – South Africa Chapter
Cape Town, South Africa

Support for travel and fact-finding trip to the Palestinian village of Lubya, developed out from the film
“The Village Under the Forest”

War Resisters International (WRI)

Support to south participation to international conference on nonviolence held in South Africa, and the establishment of the All-African
Nonviolence and Peacebuilding Network

World Council of Churches (WCC)
Geneva, Switzerland

Support towards advocacy and communications work of the Palestine
Israel Ecumenical Forum (PIEF)

World Student Christian Federation (WSCF)
Geneva, Switzerland

Support for South Participation to General Assembly in Bogotá,

Posted by Karibu Foundation - Last updated 21.01.2015