Joining Hands is a part of the Presbyterian Hunger Program
Joining Hands is committed to justice, restoration of the Earth and the abundant life promised by God for all people. Read More
URGENT ACTION NEEDED!
Tell Herakles Farms to stop its intimidation of Nasako Besingi and other defenders of local communities and forests in Cameroon! Take Action Now!
International Day of Farmers' Struggles: In defense of peasants and farmers’ seeds
Farmers are the ones who feed the planet, but surprisingly, they are also amongst the poorest and hungriest people in the world. According to the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), around half of the world’s hungry people are from smallholder farming communities, surviving off marginal lands prone to natural disasters like drought or flood. Added to that, farmers have been witnessing for decades now strong attempts from large corporations to control, own and dominate their seeds. Read More
There will be a delegation going to Bolivia in Sept. 2014. I am interested in presenting the Joining Hands project to any interested congregation. Let me know if any members of your congregation are interested in participating in the delegation or the program.