Organización Fraternal Negra Hondureña (OFRANEH)





Organización Fraternal Negra Hondureña (OFRANEH)

OFRANEH was founded in 1979 to represent and advocate for the interests of the Afro-Carib Garífuna minority in Honduras. OFRANEH works to protect the Garífuna community's capacity for self-determination through programs promoting their political, social, economic and cultural advancement.


Building Garifuna Climate Change Adaptation Response and Defense of Land Rights

Purpose: To protect Garifuna communities' natural resource rights through advancing cases in support of Garifuna communal rights before the Inter-American Court for Human Rights, conducting community radio programs, and strengthening a climate change adaptation network.

Project Grant Amount $30,000
Total Grants Received $382,857
Years Supported 10
Theme Natural Resource Rights and Economic Justice
Population Served Youth, Women, Ethnic minorities