UN Women is pleased to announce the 3rd Call for Proposals of the Fund for Gender Equality (FGE or the Fund). This year the Fund welcomes proposal submissions from women-led local, national and regional Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) with innovative, high-impact, and multi-stakeholder women’s rights and gender equality programmes that help jumpstart progress on the Post-2015 Development Agenda and the upcoming Sustainable Development Goals.
Theme: Women’s Economic and Political Empowerment in the post-2015 Development Agenda
UN Women’s Fund for Gender Equality was launched in 2009 to accelerate implementation of gender equality commitments worldwide. It is the organization’s leading global grant mechanism and multi-donor Fund dedicated to rights-based programming in the two overlapping thematic areas of Women’s Economic and Political Empowerment. Since 2009 the Fund has disbursed over US$ 56 million to fund 96 programmes in 72 countries.
See full call for proposals below.
Call opens: 9 March 2015 - Deadline for online submissions: 5 April 2015 (23:59 New York time).