PARTNERS

CORE PARTNERS:

SOCIO-ECONOMIC RIGHTS INSTITUTE OF SOUTH AFRICA (SERI) conducts research, engages with government, advocates for policy and legal reform, facilitates civil society coordination and mobilization, and litigates in the public interest. http://www.seri-sa.org/

THE CENTER FOR CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHTS is a non-profit legal and educational organization committed to the creative use of law as a positive force for social change. http://ccrjustice.org/

WITNESS works to incorporate video advocacy into local and global campaigns on forced evictions in Brazil, Cambodia, Egypt, India and Mexico. http://www.witness.org/campaigns/forced-evictions

The POVERTY INITIATIVE at Union Theological Seminary has a mission to “raise up generations of religious and community leaders committed to building a movement to end poverty, led by the poor”. http://www.povertyinitiative.org/

Globally, Sleeping Giant works with a growing number of grassroots organizations, schools and churches who use the film Dear Mandela and our companion discussion guide, in their work.

These include:

SOUTH AFRICA
The Church Land Programme

UNITED STATES:
National Economic and Social Rights Initiative (NESRI)
Picture the Homeless
CUSLAR (Committee on U.S.-Latin Relations)
Vermont Workers Center
Media Mobilizing Project
United Workers
Michigan Welfare Rights Union
Chicago Anti-Eviction Campaign