Become a communications activist: tell us your stories, your projects, your suggestions, share with us your experiences, your impressions and wishes. This section is dedicated to everybody who wants to take action or is taking action in the non-profit world. Here we publish your articles: IACACT listens and supports you!

Kate Ross - True colors of Patagonia

What struck me first was the sheer scale of the landscape, the backdrop of snow-capped mountains and glaciers juxtaposed with green rolling hills, sheer rock faces, and the blues and greens of Patagonia’s largest and most powerful rivers. This feeling of awe stayed with me during my week spent traveling through Chilean Patagonia, driving for kilometers along El Lago General Carrera, the second largest lake in Latin America, catching sight of the many peaks of the Cerro Castillo and finally arriving alongside the Río Baker.


Bump Fair Trade Movie Up!

Fair Trade USA founder, Paul Rice, is currently in the fight of his life as he works to expand the Fair Trade system and movement, which has been relegated to only 10% of the overall market place for the past 60 years.  With less than 35% of Americans aware of the term Fair Trade, hundreds of millions of potential Fair Trade consumers are currently left in the dark about this critically important topic.

Fair Trade goods are just that. Fair. From far-away farms to your shopping cart, products that bear our logo come from farmers and workers who are justly compensated.


AIDS awareness tops the bill in Elmina, Ghana

Boards are being dusted down in Elmina, Ghana, in preparation for local representative Bernard Benyah’s latest community initiative – a colorful season of free-for-all educational theater featuring prominent local and national performers.