How We Fund, How We Build Workshop

Resources and Reading Materials

Global Fund For Women

Movement Capacity Assessment Tool

https://www.globalfundforwomen.org/mcat

We Rise: Movement Building Reimagined! Toolkit

https://werise-toolkit.org/


International Center on Nonviolent Conflict

Civil Resistance and Human Rights Funding blog post series
https://www.nonviolent-conflict.org/civil-resistance-human-rights-funding/

American Jewish World Service

Assessing The Strength Of Social Movements

https://ajws.org/our-impact/assessing-the-strength-of-social-movements-a-strategy-tool-for-funders/

Open Society Initiative for Europe

New Economy Organisers Toolkit for Campaigners, Activists and Organisers

http://neweconomyorganisers.org/resources

FundAction Website

https://www.fundaction.eu/#fundaction

U.S. Institute of Peace

USIP Synergizing Nonviolent Action and Peacebuilding (SNAP) website: https://www.usip.org/programs/synergizing-nonviolent-action-and-peacebuilding

Aid to Civil Society: A Movement Mindset (USIP Special Report): https://www.usip.org/sites/default/files/SR361AidtoCivilSocietyAMovementMindset.pdf

Nonviolent Action micro-course: https://www.usip.org/academy/catalog/nonviolent-action-micro-course

USIP Program on Nonviolent Action blog posts, op-eds, event videos: https://www.usip.org/issue-areas/nonviolent-action

Thousand Currents

25 Powerful Ways Funders Can Support Social Movements

https://www.insidephilanthropy.com/home/2018/5/10/25-powerful-ways-funders-can-support-social-movements

Lots of resources on this page including our theory of change, evaluation reports, and much more:

https://thousandcurrents.org/our-model/#movement

Our current strategy on supporting grassroots groups and movements: https://thousandcurrents.org/rising-currents-2018-2020-strategy/

Examples of how our grassroots & social movement partners are building movements through this series of blogs:

https://thousandcurrents.org/?s=movement+building

Fund for Global Human Rights

HRFN has hosted a series of conversations and workshops, with this webinar being an example:  https://www.hrfn.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/Webinar-Series-Takeaways-1.pdf

TrustAfrica

http://global-dialogue.eu/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/FICS-6-pagerFINALA4-280218-LOWRES.pdf