Non-Timber Forest Products Exchange Programme


About the PRSGF

The Pastor Rice Small Grants Fund (PRSGF) is a community-oriented small grant facility, established by the Non-Timber Forest Products - Exchange Programme (NTFP-EP) to continue the legacy and in memory of Reverend Delbert Arthur Rice, who was one of the founding Board of Trustees of the organization. Pastor Rice was an American missionary who first arrived in the mountainous Brgy. Imugan, Sta. Fe, Nueva Vizcaya, Northern Luzon, Philippines in the mid-1960s and stayed to live there with the Ikalahan indigenous community until his demise in 2014. Read More >

Grant Categories

  • Women and Just-Climate Actions

    This grant is available to grassroots women and girls’ organizations in Indonesia and the Philippines, who plan to implement initiatives tackling the climate crisis while promoting gender equality.Read More >

  • IPLCs and Effective NTFP Management

    This grant is open to local and grassroots organizations in Southeast Asia, especially from Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines and Vietnam, who are working to effectively manage and develop NTFPs and other resources inside their forested landscape. Read More >

  • Quick Response Grants

    The Quick Response Grants (QRG) are a flexible financing model created to provide timely and strategic support to Asian IPLCs Women and Men Environmental Human Rights Defenders (W/EHRDs) and their organizations. Read More >


Stories from the Ground

Stories from the Ground

Komunitas Peduli Lingkungan ( LEPEMAWI) Timika, Wes Papua

Story from the Grantees

Advancing Indigenous Women’s Rights (by ALUKUY Women's Organization)

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