Most of our work is accomplished through the organic forming of working groups in which activists, scholars, journalists and trainers participate to focus on a specific project or interest area.
We have a number of working groups and sub-groups which have formed and are tackling ongoing projects.
Participatory Action Research Working Group and Sub-Groups
- Women’s rights, feminist lens, and gender justice
- SE Asia group
- Migrant and refugee organizing and mobilization
- Methodology for effective activist-driven, participatory field research and documentation of strategies, tactics, and lessons
- Diaspora support
Journalist and Media Support Working Group and Sub-Groups
Social media campaigns to support activists and organizers
Community radio and locally-led media
Strategic Nonviolent Resistance Field and Online Training Working Group
Pilots in Myanmar, Turkey, and Burundi with others to follow
Partnering for distribution of various curriculum for nonviolent action