Author: Women4GF

HER Voice Fund

The HER Voice Fund is jointly managed and administered by SHRH Africa Trust (SAT) and Eastern Africa National Networks of AIDS Service Organisations (EANNASO). 13 priority countries can access this funding including: Botswana, Cameroon, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe. HER Voice is the result of various consultations with women organisations and women’s funds citing challenges faced, particularly by young women, while engaging in relevant policy and program design processes that directly affect their lives. Through the Community Rights and Gender (CRG) Strategic Initiative, the Global Fund has invested USD500,000 in HER Voice to support...

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EANNASO/SAT mapping on organisations working with/for/lead by AGYW – Please review!

As noted in a W4GF webinar Eastern Africa National Networks of AIDS Service Organisations (EANNASO) and SRHR Africa Trust (SAT) are mapping out organisations of adolescent girls and young women (AGYW) in the 13 priority countries – Tanzania, Kenya, Uganda, Malawi, South Africa, Namibia, Lesotho, Swaziland, Mozambique, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Botswana and Cameroon. This mapping is to ensure all partners are identified and have equal opportunity to access the HER Voice fund.  EANNASO and SAT are engaging with Country Coordinating Mechanism (CCMs), technical partners such as UN agencies; civil society and community organisation/networks and governments to conduct the mapping. Please follow this link here and add any additional (formal and informal) organisations working with/for/lead by: AGYW organisations/groups young women youth organisations. Please share this to support EANNASO and SAT in conducting this mapping of organisations working with/lead by AGYW in respective...

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Global Fund 2017 Results Report – 22 Million Lives Saved!

The Global Fund (yesterday) released its 2017 results report “In 2000 AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria appeared to be unstoppable. In many countries, AIDS devastated an entire generation, leaving countless orphans and shattered communities. Malaria killed young children and pregnant women unable to protect themselves from mosquitoes or access lifesaving medicine. Tuberculosis unfairly afflicted the poor, as it had for millennia. The world fought back. As a partnership of governments, the private sector, civil society and people affected by the diseases, the Global Fund pooled the world’s resources to invest strategically in programs to end AIDS, TB and malaria as epidemics. It is working.” “The report highlights the impact and results achieved...

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