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Disability Rights Fund Releases Second 2016 Request for Proposals

Deadline: 18 August 2016

The Disability Rights Fund (DRF) announces its second 2016 grants round, “CRPD at 10: Accessing the Right to Development.” Grantmaking in this round will be targeted to disabled persons’ organizations (DPOs) in Bangladesh, Pacific Island Countries, Rwanda, and Uganda.

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Co-creating the AWID Forum and Online WHRDs Tribute

Deadline: 17 October 2016

Let’s continue building together the collective memory of our struggles and movements: AWID again calls for your participation and for the 2016 Tribute invites you to join us in co-creating the Tribute online and at the 2016 AWID Forum.

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Co-creating the AWID Forum and Online WHRDs Tribute

Deadline: 17 October 2016

Let’s continue building together the collective memory of our struggles and movements: AWID again calls for your participation and for the 2016 Tribute invites you to join us in co-creating the Tribute online and at the 2016 AWID Forum.

Source: AWID Read more

Co-creating the AWID Forum and Online WHRDs Tribute

Deadline: 17 October 2016

Let’s continue building together the collective memory of our struggles and movements: AWID again calls for your participation and for the 2016 Tribute invites you to join us in co-creating the Tribute online and at the 2016 AWID Forum.

Source: AWID Read more

Call for proposals: Organizing Equality International Conference

Deadline: 1 August 2016

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Narges Mohammadi threatened during her hunger strike

Narges Mohammadi lauched a hunger strike on 27 June 2016 to protest the authorities’ refusal to allow her to have phone contact with her family who lives in Paris.

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Bahrain: Interdiction de voyager pour Nazeeha Saeed

Le 29 juin 2016, la défenseuse Mme Nazeeha Saeed n'a pas été autorisée à se rendre en Allemagne à son arrivée à l'aéroport international du Bahreïn. Elle n'avait pas été informée au préalable de cette interdiction de voyager et les agents de sécurité ont refusé de lui donner la raison.

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Call for the 2016 Leadership and Governance Coaching Project

The African Women's Development Fund (AWDF) presents the Feminist Leaders and Coaching Project 2016. This coaching project seeks to develop the leadership skills and values of participating CEO s /EDs as well as those in second level management. 

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Small Grants from VGIF

Deadline: 22 July 2016

Virginia Gildersleeve International Fund is currently accepting letters of intent (LOI) for its small grants program. Each grant is for a maximum of USD $7,500 and will be awarded to a women-led organization for programs that empower women and girls.

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Small Grants from VGIF

Deadline: 22 July 2016

Virginia Gildersleeve International Fund is currently accepting letters of intent (LOI) for its small grants program. Each grant is for a maximum of USD $7,500 and will be awarded to a women-led organization for programs that empower women and girls.

Source: New Field Foundation Read more