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Liberia Gets Major Funding From World Bank

Liberia Gets Major Funding From World Bank

Two financing agreements were on Friday, March 12, 2021, approved by the World Bank, through the International Development Association, a statement posted on the Information Ministry Facebook page Tuesday, March 16, 2021, has disclosed. The agreements under the banner of the “IDA Support program” seek to increase access to sustainable, reliable and affordable energy, and […]

Women’s Action For Development Urged Private Sectors To Fund Gender Based Violence Programmes

Women’s Action For Development Urged Private Sectors To Fund Gender Based Violence Programmes

Women’s Action for Development has called on the private sector to invest in initiatives aimed at reducing gender-based violence and violence against children in the country. In an interview with New Era yesterday the executive director of WAD, Salatiel Shinedima, said it is time the private sector chips in to intensify funding for GBV-related programmes. […]

Ivory Coast Seeks More IMF Funding to Aid Budget as Cocoa Slumps

Ivory Coast Seeks More IMF Funding to Aid Budget as Cocoa Slumps

Ivory Coast’s government said it is seeking more assistance from the International Monetary Fund to support the nation’s 2017 budget after cocoa prices slumped, hurting the finances of the world’s biggest grower. “With cocoa prices falling, we have some new budget constraints,” government spokesman Bruno Kone said by phone from the commercial capital, Abidjan, on […]

Robust Funding Critical To Ending The Pandemic Of Violence Against Women And Girls

Robust Funding Critical To Ending The Pandemic Of Violence Against Women And Girls

UNiTE campaign’s “Orange the World” initiative urges raising money to end violence against women and girls during this year’s 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence. Galvanizing global attention and action to end violence against women and girls, led by UN Women under the ‘Orange the World’ umbrella, starting this week, a host of public […]

50 Sources of Funding for Women Entrepreneurs

50 Sources of Funding for Women Entrepreneurs

Access to capital is a real problem for women and all underrepresented entrepreneurs. Capital just doesn’t flow well (yet) to those who often need it most to grow great ideas into healthy companies. As I’ve built Change Catalyst over the last couple of years, I’ve tried to keep track of the many resources I encounter […]

Who can fund my women’s rights organizing?

Who can fund my women’s rights organizing?

Identify potential funders for your work! Women’s rights and feminist organizations are sparking powerful changes across the world, yet AWID’s Where is the Money for Women’s Rights (WITM) research consistently shows that women’s rights organizing is significantly underfunded. This donor list is one tool to bridge the information gap on funding sources and make it […]