Updated Sep 10, 2020
Offered by United Nations Development Programme
The WPHF, in partnership with the Spotlight initiative, will fund qualifying projects in Afghanistan. The projects must focus on one country. Multi-country projects will NOT be accepted. The focus of the WPHF Spotlight call will be on local civil society organizations working on gender specific protection issues and violence against women and girlsin peace and security and humanitarian contexts. Special attention will be provided to applications supporting women and girls multiple and intersecting forms of discrimination, such as those marginalized and excluded due to poverty, ethnicity, disability, age, geography, migratory status, HIV status, among others, which is in clear alignment with the 2030 Agenda and the principle of leaving no one in EVAW programming.
The proposal submitted must be aligned simultaneously to the two following Outcome areas:
- Spotlight Initiative Outcome 6: Women's rights groups, autonomous social movements and relevant civil society organizations, including those representing youth and groups facing intersecting forms of discrimination/marginalization, more effectively influence and advance progress on GEWE and ending VAWG, including SGBV/HP.
- WPHF Outcome 5: Ensuring that women and girls’ safety, physical and mental health and security are assured and their human rights respected, requires measures that prevent acts of violence, facilitate access to services for survivors of violence, and strengthens accountability mechanisms.
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Who is eligible to apply and receive funding?