Northern Development Foundation (NDF)





Northern Development Foundation (NDF)

NDF was founded in 1995 to encourage development rooted in the principles of social justice and sustainable ecological systems in northern Thailand. NDF provides land rights training for forest communities and actively networks with other nonprofits with the aim of incorporating communal land rights into legislation in Thailand.


Sustainable Livelihoods and Development

Purpose: To promote sustainable, community-based land management by establishing community learning centers in targeted areas and strengthening the Northern Land Network that advocates for land reform.

Project Grant Amount $38,000
Total Grants Received $258,064
Years Supported 6
Theme Natural Resource Rights and Economic Justice
Population Served Indigenous peoples, Ethnic minorities, Farmers and fisherfolk