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Standing in Solidarity and Getting Support to Women & Girls in Afghanistan

If you wish to show #SolidaritywithAfghanWomen and to #StandwithAfghanWomen, consider getting direct support to them as well as signing on to various advocacy efforts pushing to ensure a swift passage to safety for them. Several Channel Foundation grantee partners are led by Afghan women and/or have been working in Afghanistan…...

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Feminist Foreign Policy in the US Initiative Launched

On May 21, 2020, a groundbreaking new report, “Toward a Feminist Foreign Policy in the United States,” was launched by the International Center for Research on Women (ICRW) alongside more than 50 leading humanitarian, foreign policy, and women’s rights groups including Channel grantee partners Global Fund for Women (GFW), the…...

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Our Voices, Our Environment Call to Action

Meerim Ilyas and Nathalie Margi of Channel grantee partner Urgent Action Fund for Women’s Human Rights (UAF) contribute to a powerful new report published by Global Greengrants Fund, Prospera International Network of Women’s Funds, the Wallace Global Fund, and the Global Alliance for Green and Gender Action (GAGGA)....

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New Asia Pacific Fund for WHRDs Launches

Over one hundred women’s human rights advocates and donors gathered in Colombo, Sri Lanka Oct. 24, 2017 to celebrate the launch of Urgent Action Fund for Women’s Human Rights Asia & Pacific (UAF-AP), the newest sister fund...

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