Global Fund for Women

Stand with women. Stand with us.

Spring 2009

Sub-Saharan Africa

Article List

# Item Title
1 Girls in Malawi Will Marry When They Want
2 The Gambia Committee on Traditional Practices Affecting the Health of Women and Children
3 What It Takes to End FGM
4 Women's Safety A Concern For Zimbabwe Elections
5 Board Member Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka appointed UN Women Executive Director
6 Global Fund for Women's Position on Trafficking and Sex Work
7 For Women, UN Arms Trade Treaty is Just the Beginning
8 Your Signature Delivered to the UN
9 10 Favorite Quotes for International Women's Day
10 Hillary’s Legacy: Women and Girls Take A Front Seat
11 Why Dr. Mukwege is Vital to the Women's Rights Movement
12 Meet the Now Generation
13 Seeds of Change: Food Security in Sub-Saharan Africa
14 Seeds of Change: Food Security in Sub-Saharan Africa
15 The Role Model
16 Meet the Now Generation
17 Citizens Anew and Grantees Too
18 Girls Hold the Solutions
19 It's Time To Speak
20 Looking to a Weapon-Free Future
21 My Only Clan is Womanhood
22 Something to Celebrate
23 Pondering Her Power
24 Real Results for Girls
25 And Still We Rise: Stories from our Annual Report
26 Behind Our Voices
27 Celebrating the Life of Wangari Maathai
28 Changing Spaces: Civic Leadership
29 The IMF: Violating Women since 1945
30 Empowering Communities for Better Maternal Health
31 Our Bodies, Our Choices: Funding Reproductive Rights Globally
32 Re-energized by Transnational Feminist Exchanges
33 Funding a Global Movement to End Violence Against Women
34 Inspiration From Dakar: Notes on the African Feminist Forum
35 Women Donors Network Learning Circle
36 Where No Funders Go: $1.5 Million for Women's Human Rights
37 What the World Must Know About the Congo
38 Save Somali Women and Children (SSWC) | Kenya & Somalia
39 Another World is On Her Way
40 Sub-Saharan Africa: Ensuring Accountability
41 Working for Young Women’s Health and Empowerment in Sudan
42 Women's Leadership: Abantu For Development
43 Global Fund Voices on Three Radio Shows on Pacifica Airwaves
44 Rebuilding Humanity, Social Fabrics and Movements in Post-Conflict Settings: Reflections from Liberia and Sierra Leone
45 Zimbabwe Poised to Enact Women's Bill: Historic Demand for Women's Leadership
46 Funding a Women’s Movement Against Sexual Violence in the Congo
47 Global Fund for Women Awards $1.89 million to Women’s Groups in 67 Countries
48 Stepping Toward a Brighter Future in Sierra Leone
49 Expanding Minority Rights for Majorities in Uganda: I Ask for More
50 Simple Tools, Big Impact
51 Bike for Women’s Rights: Catherine Hardee
52 Impact Report: Democratic Republic of Congo
53 The State of Old Women
54 GFW Awards $1.6 Million to Women’s Groups in 58 Countries
55 Amina Mama on Women's Activism in Post-Conflicts
56 Join us for Voice, Power and Soul: Portraits of African Feminists
57 GFW Awards $1.48 Million to Women's Groups
58 Biking for Women's Rights: Donor Catherine Hardee
59 16 Days Campaign Spotlight: Ekasi Women’s Arts Ensemble, South Africa
60 From Kawangware to Xi’an: Reflections On World AIDS Day
61 Sustainable Social Change: Our Commitment to the Women’s Movement
62 Muadi Mukenge Featured on Al Jazeera: The Rape Epidemic in the Congo
63 Mary Robinson to be Awarded Presidential Medal of Freedom
64 African Women Have a Lot to Tell Hillary Clinton
65 GFW Grantee Leymah Gbowee on the Colbert Report
66 Obama Visits Ghana: An Opportunity to Join Hands for Women’s Rights
67 Muadi Mukenge on KPFA Radio's Morning Show on Sexual Violence in the Congo
68 CNN "Heroes" Honors GFW Grantee Betty Makoni
69 Liberian Grantee Leader Leymah Gbowee Wins JFK Profile in Courage Award
70 Global Fund for Women Awards $1.8 Million to Women's Groups
71 Global Fund for Women Challenges Militarism
72 Uninspired Leadership, Undignified Citizenship
73 Now or Never Fund: Philanthropy Rising to the Challenge
74 Young Women at AWID: Sowing a Multi-Generational Movement
75 Dear Mr. President, Change At the IMF Overdue: An Open Letter By Muadi Mukenge
76 Thanks to the Girl Child Network, I Head to Oxford University: A Letter From Zimbabwe
77 Militarism, Conflict and Women’s Activism
78 Where the Water Meets the Sky: Film and Panel Focus On Women’s Education And Activism in Zambia
79 Twenty Years of Investing in Women | Video
80 December Grant Cycle: Over $1.6 million Awarded To Groups in 55 Countries
81 Huffington Post: Open Letter to President Obama By Eve Ensler, Kavita Ramdas, Zainab Salbi
82 SF Chronicle Op-Ed on the Global Gag Rule by GFW Vice President Shalini Nataraj
83 Global Fund At The AWID Forum 2008: Some Reflections
84 Uninspired Leadership and Undignified Citizenship —Uganda & Congo (DR)
85 Warm Post Election Greetings from the Global Fund for Women!
86 Global Fund for Women Awards Over $1.7 Million To 121 Groups In 60 Countries
87 Mauritanian Grantee Condemns Military Coup
88 Zimbabwean Grantee Sends Open Letter To Robert Mugabe
89 Global Fund for Women Awards $2 million to 138 International Grassroots Women's Rights Organizations
90 Time to Put an End to Sexual Violence
91 Hope Chigudu Reflects on the Women's Movement
92 Kenyan Women Resist Post-Election Violence
93 Kenyan Women Resist Post-Election Violence
94 900 Girls in Zimbabwe Speak Out
95 End Sexual Violence in the Democratic Republic of Congo
96 Triple Tragedy for Women Victims of Rape and Sexual Violence in Eastern DRC
97 Tostan Wins The Hilton Humanitarian Prize
98 Grantee Murdered in South Africa
99 Now or Never Fund Update
100 Feminist Magazine on Air
101 Grantee Wins World's Children's Prize
102 $2 Million Awarded in Grants
103 Girl Child Network Vows to Fight Rapists
104 Muadi Mukenge on KPFA
105 Victory for Zimbabwean Women
106 Another World is Possible — Notes from the World Social Forum
107 Letter from Tanzania
108 AIDS in Kenya
109 Violence Against Kenyan Women
110 It's All About Water
111 At the World Social Forum
112 The Sound of Singing
113 Visiting Project Baobob
114 Tumaini Shines in the New Year
115 African Feminist Forum
116 United Nations' International Day of Disabled Persons
117 Ugandan Women Light Torch for Peace
118 Women in the House!
119 Global Fund for Women Announces Largest Endowment Ever for Women Around the World