From the Front Lines: Grantees Share Strategies, Challenges, and Feedback
How has the COVID-19 pandemic affected grassroots human rights activism? A new paper by the Fund’s learning and assessment team, based on a global survey of nearly 200 Fund grantees, offers an in-depth look at the evolving needs, priorities, and strengths of frontline activists around the world.
10 Big Wins for Human Rights ActivistsSince 2002, the Fund has supported activists in more than 30 countries, providing the financial backing, tools, connections, and emergency support they need to power real change for people whose rights have been abused. Change isn’t easy—and it doesn’t happen…
Youth Participatory Grant-Making in Sierra Leone: Lessons From the Tar Kura Initiative
In 2019, the Fund partnered with Purposeful, a feminist movement-building hub, to pilot a participatory grant-making initiative in Sierra Leone. This learning paper encompasses the many valuable lessons this experience taught us about how to foster genuine participation of children and young people.