As BIPOC communities bear the weight of discriminatory practices in the built environment, community-led organizing has demonstrated the efficacy and power that marginalized communities can achieve, collectively. BIPOC womxn organizers have led these efforts, bringing communities together to discuss the challenges they face, transforming the planning strategies and frameworks in their communities. Through these efforts, the following list of womxn organizers has established precedents for future planners to imagine just and safe spaces for all.
Atlanta Neighborhood Union
Anna Mae Pictou Aquash
Associação Amigos de Gegê dos Moradores da Gamboa de Baixo