05.2016 issue

Learning from our convening with women’s groups in Eastern Europe and Central Asia

In December 2015, Global Fund for Women brought together 84 of the most prominent women’s and LGBTQI rights advocates from 16 countries across the Europe and Central Asia region. The three-day meeting (which was held in Batumi, Georgia) was co-hosted by Global Fund for Women, Kvinna till Kvinna and Women’s Fund in Georgia. The convening…

Our grantee partners are changing the world

Global Fund for Women completed an analysis of the grants awarded during the 2014 fiscal year. Our grantee partners continue to strengthen social movements, use a holistic approach to promote women’s rights, and create systemic change in their communities. This summary of our findings illustrates these accomplishments, shared through grantee final reports.

Bold Together May 2016: Letter from the Editor

The Power of Convening Something very powerful happens when we, women human rights activists, meet in person: we are reminded of the extraordinary power of solidarity and then, possibilities are born. It is not that we do not know that there are many of us, throughout the world, engaged in a constant battle against patriarchy,…