We encourage you to connect with and support these local organizations working on the front lines of climate justice and immigrant/refugee rights:
The AALV helps new Americans from all parts of the world gain independence in their new communities through a range of integration services, including bridging case management, workforce development, behavioral health awareness, and interpreter services programming.
Architects Advocate for Action on Climate Change: http://www.architects-advocate.com
As architects dedicated to healthy and livable communities, and guided by scientific consensus and reason, we Advocate for action on Climate Change.
Architects/Planners/Designers for Social Responsibility: http://www.adpsr.org
APDSR works for peace, environmental protection, ecological building, social justice, and the development of healthy communities.
Black Alliance for Just Immigration: http://blackalliance.org/
The Black Alliance for Just Immigration (BAJI) believes that a thriving multi racial democracy requires racial, social and economic justice for all. African Americans and black immigrants are stronger together and we can win by becoming leaders in the fight against structural racism and systemic discrimination. BAJI was formed to bring Black voices together to advocate for equality and justice in our laws and our communities.
Migrant Justice/Justicia Migrante: http://migrantjustice.net
Building the voice, capacity, and power of the farmworker community and engage community partners to organize for economic justice and human rights.
Movimiento Cosecha: http://www.lahuelga.com/
Cosecha is a nonviolent movement working to win permanent protection, dignity and respect for the 11 million undocumented people in this country.
National Day Labor Organizing Network: http://www.ndlon.org/en/
NDLON improves the lives of day laborers in the United States. To this end, NDLON works to unify and strengthen its member organizations to be more strategic and effective in their efforts to develop leadership, site mobilize, and organize day laborers in order to protect and expand their civil, labor and human rights.
Our Power Campaign: http://www.ourpowercampaign.org/
Communities United for a Just Transition- a program of the Climate Justice Alliance.
Rising Tide Vermont: http://www.risingtidevermont.org
Rising Tide Vermont organizes and takes direct action to confront the root causes of climate change and to facilitate a just transition to resilient and equitable land-based communities.
Standing Rock Sioux Tribe: http://standwithstandingrock.net
The Oceti Sakowin Camp is a historic gathering of tribes, allies and people from all walks of life standing in solidarity to halt the Dakota Access Pipeline.