Grassroots Organisations Operating Together in Sisterhood

Organization's name: Grassroots Organisations Operating Together in Sisterhood
Organization's acronym: GROOTS
Headquarters address  
Address: 249 Manhattan Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11211


United States of America
Phone: 1-718-388-8915
Fax: 1-917-470-8370
Email: GROOTSss@aol.com
Web site: www.groots.org
Organization type: Non-governmental organization
Languages:
  • English

Activities

Areas of expertise & Fields of activity:
Economic and Social:
  • Sustainable Development
  • Women

Financing for Development:
  • Mobilizing international resources for development

Gender Issues and Advancement of Women:
  • Advocacy and outreach
  • Capacity building
  • Education and training of women
  • Human rights of women
  • Indigenous women
  • Institutional mechanisms for the advancement of women
  • Policy advice
  • Research
  • Service provision
  • The girl child
  • Trafficking in women and girls
  • Violence against women
  • Women and HIV/AIDS
  • Women and armed conflict
  • Women and health
  • Women and poverty
  • Women and the economy
  • Women in power and decision-making

Social Development:
  • Poverty
  • Social policy

Sustainable Development:
  • Agriculture
  • Climate change
  • Disaster management and vulnerability
  • Gender equality
  • Health
  • Human settlements
Geographic scope: International
Country of activity:
  • Uganda
  • Honduras
  • Costa Rica
  • Czechia
  • Ecuador
  • Nigeria
  • Papua New Guinea
  • Ireland
  • Peru
  • United States of America
  • Canada
  • India
  • Germany
  • Türkiye
  • Jamaica
  • Kenya
  • Cameroon
  • Rwanda
Mission statement:
Year established (YYYY): 1989
Year of registration (YYYY): 1998

Additional Information

Sustainable Development

Major group affiliation:
  • Women