Global Grand Challenges – Strengthening Childcare Models that Advance Women’s Economic Power

Type of project: Evidence-based testing and learning of childcare models that support women’s workforce participation by offering paid work opportunities, reduce and redistribute the burden of unpaid care, support women’s pathways into leadership and/or shift gender norms related to paid work and caregiving.

Location: South Asia and Africa

Eligibility: Proposals led or driven by INGOs or entities that do not have a meaningful presence in Africa and Asia are ineligible. Program teams that are composed mostly of leaders from the global north and/or do not include women in their leadership or implementation teams are also ineligible.

Grant size: Up to $400,000 USD per project

Closing date: 6 December