Fondo de Mujeres del Sur is pleased to announce the Second Call for Proposals to invite groups, organisations, and consortia led by women, working at local, national, sub-regional and/or regional levels to present innovative and high impact proposals, focused on the defence and promotion of women’s rights and gender equality.
Leading from the South (LFS) is a special fund created to resource women’s rights activism in the Global South for a period of four years (2017-2020). It’s a joint programming initiative implemented by four Women’s Funds: Fondo de Mujeres del Sur – Women’s Fund from the South (FMS) in Latin America and the Caribbean, the African Women’s Development Fund (AWDF) in Africa and the MENA Region, the Asia Women Fund (AWF) in Asia and the International Indigenous Women’s Forum (IIWF) at the global level. It’s financed by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands.
Priority Thematic Areas
- Area 1: Leadership, Voice-Agency and Women’s Political Participation
- Area 2: Women’s Economic Justice
- Area 3: Violence against Women (VAW)
- Area 4: Climate Change and Environmental Justice
Deadline: 18 February 2019
For more information and how to apply, visit: http://mujeresdelsur.org/leading-from-the-south-second-call-for-proposals/