The WPHF is governed by a Funding Board at the global level, which is comprised of 4 UN entities (UN Women, UNDP, UNFPA, PBSO), 4 donor Member States (Austria, Canada, the Netherlands, Norway), and 4 Civil Society Orgs. (Cordaid, GNWP, APWAPS, WANEP).
The focus of this call is on women-led, women’s rights organizations representing and working on behalf of groups facing multiple and intersecting forms of discrimination, such as those marginalized and excluded due to poverty, ethnicity, disability, age, geography, migratory status, HIV status, among others, which is in clear alignment with the 2030 Agenda and the principle of leaving no one behind in EVAW programming.
WPHF seeks to fund projects that are high impact, innovative, and contribute directly to:
1. Influence and advance progress on gender equality and women’s empowerment (GEWE) and ending violence against women and girls (EVAWG), including sexual and gender based violence;
2. Enhance women and girls’ safety, security.
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Eligibility: national and local women- led, or women’s rights-focused civil society organizations based in/have ongoing activities in Northeast Nigeria (specifically Borno and Yobe States).
Applications must be in English or French.
For more information, please visit https://tinyurl.com/yxpypc6k