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ISHR 2017 training for human rights defenders: now open for applicants

Deadline: 4 January 2016

The call for applications to ISHR's Human Rights Defender Advocacy Programme, taking place in Geneva in June 2017, is now open.

Source: International Service for Human Rights (ISHR) Read more

Voluntary Fund for Indigenous Peoples

Deadline: 30 November 2016

Call for applications to 16th Session of UNPFII and 10th Session of EMRIP

Source: International Indigenous Women's Forum (FIMI/IIWF) Read more

Applying for an UNDEF project grant

The United Nations Democracy Fund invites civil society organizations to apply for funding for projects to advance and support democracy during the annual proposal window, which opened on 18 November 2016.

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Applying for an UNDEF project grant

The United Nations Democracy Fund invites civil society organizations to apply for funding for projects to advance and support democracy during the annual proposal window, which opened on 18 November 2016.

Source: United Nations Democracy Fund (UNDEF) Read more

The Middle East and North Africa Salam Fellowship

Are you a young entrepreneur striving to create a better world through your impact? Peace Revolution’s MENA Salam Fellowship will bring together 30 young entrepreneurs from the MENA region on a 5-day inner peace journey in Tunisia while living in an inspiring calm nature.

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Applications for the 2017 Oak Human Rights Fellowship

Deadline: 2 December 2016

Applications are now open for the 2017 Oak Fellowship: Film/Photography and Human Rights. It will go to a front-line artist-activist from outside of the United States whose creative work has highlighted a human rights concern.

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Reporting Grants for Women’s Stories

The IWMF’s Reporting Grants for Women’s Stories, sponsored by The Secular Society, is a new funding initiative supporting journalism produced by and about women. These grants will be a catalyst for reporting on untold stories surrounding issues that impact women and girls’ daily lives worldwide.

Source: International Women's Media Foundation (IWMF) Read more

Call for papers: Disability and Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights

Deadline: 30 November 2016

For this issue of Reproductive Health Matters, we are inviting articles that contribute towards building a knowledge base that can inform policy and practice and offer a better understanding of the connection and intersection of SRHR and disability.

Source: Reproductive Health Matters (RHM) Read more

Call for the Akili Dada 2017 Fellowship Program

Deadline: 11 November 2016

Akili Dada awards year-long fellowships to young African women leaders between the ages of 23-30 who are driving transformative change in their communities and are looking to grow their projects to scale and sustainability.

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Survey: Resourcing feminist and women’s rights organisations and movements

Deadline: 4 November 2016

The increased visibility of the women’s and girls’ rights issues on the mainstream political agenda is receiving is good news - but we need to do more to convince decision makers. This survey aims to compile an up-to-date snapshot about the current situation.

Source: ActionAid and Womankind Worldwide Read more