| Sectors: Economic development, public health, women empowerment and resilience, peacebuilding
| Granting entities: African Women Development Fund
| Deadline: 14 April 2021
| Type of support: Grants
| Funding/benefits: 8,000-100,000 USD
| Applicants: Women-led CSOs, Women Rights CSOs/NGOs/CBOs
| Locations: Africa & the Middle East
Synopsis: AWDF is seeking applications for grants from all eligible women-led and women’s rights groups and organizations in Africa and parts of the Middle East (Lebanon, Palestine, Jordan, Iraq, Yemen).
If you are passionate about advancing women’s rights and creating systemic change, you can apply for a grant in one or more of the thematic areas listed below:
1. ECONOMIC SECURITY & JUSTICE
2. BODY & HEALTH RIGHTS
3. LEADERSHIP, PARTICIPATION & PEACE
Organizations can apply for grants ranging from USD $8000 to $100,000. (However, most grants will be for less than the maximum amount.) Grants over USD $20,000 will only be made to organizations that operate on a regional basis.
Link to application here.