Apply right  now for they 2017 AWDF 16 DAYS AGAINST GENDER BASED VIOLENCE,  eligible applicants will only be considered for this program.

Since its founding by women’s rights activists in 1991, the 16 Days Campaignhas been used as an organising strategy by individuals, groups and women’s rights organisations around the world to call for the elimination of all forms of violence against women. Ending violence against women has been at the centre of AWDF’s work for several years.  As part of AWDF’s support to the cause to eliminate VAW, AWDF supports the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence Campaign by awarding grants to women’s organisations in Africa to organise and coordinate activities around the event.

Type: Grants 

Field: Campaign Gender Based violence

Benefit : $2,000.


How to Apply

Interested small sized women’s rights organisations should send in their proposals using the required application guidelines to the AWDF secretariat via email to awdf@awdf.org; shirley@awdf.org.  The applicant must also complete and include a financial management assessment form and an outcome form. 

NOTE:  Please note that this is a very competitive process. Only successful applicants will be contacted.

Application Deadline: 12th September 2017.

Find the full application guidelines and required forms below.

2017 16 Days Full Application Guidelines and Eligibility Requirements

Financial Management Form

AWDF Budget worksheet 2017

For More Information:

Visit the Official Webpage of the AWDF 16 DAYS AGAINST GENDER BASED VIOLENCE 2017


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