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Grant Competition to Expand Network of Regional Partners of Voice of Women and Leadership (Ukraine)

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Posted November 1, 2020 from Brazil
Expired on November 22, 2020

Ukrainian Women’s Foundation has announced a grant competition to expand the network of regional partners of the Voice of Women and  Leadership – Ukraine Project from Kyiv, Cherkasy, Luhansk and Zakarpattia oblasts (one organization from each oblast).

Voice of Women and Leadership – Ukraine is a five-year project under Global Affairs Canada’s Women’s Voice and Leadership program. The project supports Ukrainian women’s human rights organizations, activists and common platforms to achieve institutional, programmatic and advocacy goals to ensure women’s and girls’ rights and promote gender equality in Ukraine.

“Women’s Voice and Leadership – Ukraine” is implemented by the Ukrainian Women’s Foundation in cooperation with the International Renaissance Foundation and the public organization “La Strada Ukraine”.

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The Foundation invites officially registered women’s NGOs from Kyiv, Cherkasy, Luhansk and Zakarpattia regions to apply for the competition, which:
1) have work experience of at least three years;
2) demonstrate (according to the statute) a focus on the protection of women’s rights and / or the promotion of gender equality;
3) have networking experience and a good reputation among women’s / human rights organizations in their region;
4) are not affiliated with government agencies or political parties.

Grant amount: C $ 3,750 for 15 months.

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Ana Isabel Paraguay
Nov 02, 2020
Nov 02, 2020

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 = increase your chances of success!
2. Prepare/update paperwork (certificates and attests usually required by calls such this one);
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 proposal/project. Start now!!!
5. Don't forget to visit regularly the World Pulse website and:
a) Go to Menu (left upper corner);
b) Click on Explore Topics OR Explore Regions;
c) Type the name of your country in the Search space;
d) Then search for offers thay may suit 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. Yes, tell these stories too... They will enlighten and inspire your network.

Jill Langhus
Nov 02, 2020
Nov 02, 2020

Thanks, Ana.

Nov 05, 2020
Nov 05, 2020

Thank you Ana for sharing! Though is not meant for my region. Keep up the good work!

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Nov 05, 2020
Nov 05, 2020

Glad to know!