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Vibrant Voices - Capacity Building Program for Women’s Organizations on Mobile Storytelling and Digital Advocacy in Sri Lanka

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Posted July 19, 2019 from Brazil
Expired on July 27, 2019
Vibrant Voices Call for Applications for the 2nd Intake 2019/20
Vibrant Voices Call for Applications for the 2nd Intake 2019/20

Applications are invited from women and other gender-focused organizations for the second intake of Vibrant Voices Program.

The Vibrant Voices Program:
a) is focused on capacity building of women members of organizations by using smartphones to produce video/audio stories of women and girls in their community to disseminate them through social media and web platform to build meaningful advocacy for gender justice and equality;
b) aims to widen the space for women and other gender issues in the media content by using new and social media tools.

Selected members of the applicant organizations will undergo structural intensive training on using a smartphone to capture the issues of women and other gender groups, storytelling techniques, video/audio editing, social media tools and techniques, digital advocacy tactics and more.

Each selected organization will receive a production grant up to Rs. 100,000 to produce 6 appealing stories of women issues in their respective area.

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The Vibrant Voices participants will receive in-house mentorship and coaching to shape their technical skills further.

Please refer to the forms in all three languages and send us the completed application form on or before 28th July 2019.

How to apply? Visit

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Jill Langhus
Jul 20, 2019
Jul 20, 2019

Thanks, Ana.

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Aug 12, 2019
Aug 12, 2019

Friendly reminders:
1. Study similar calls (open and closed ones) that interest you to discover what they have in common and how you can think ahead/plan to apply;
2. Prepare/update paperwork (certificates and atests usually required from an organization like yours);
3. Write (baby steps...!) and discuss a project draft - to validate the priorities within your group and to train your grant writing skills.
4. Do not wait to find a call and then start writing your oroposal/project. Start now!!!
5. Visit the World Pulse website >>> My Pulse >>> Resources and use its filters (right upper corner) to find what really suits you.
6; Share the opportunities that may not apply to you but can interest others.
7. Spread the word about your failures and achievements in grant requests - tell these stories too. They will enlighten and inspire the sisterhood.