Hivos – Collaboration Grants
Type of project: The collaboration grant will support advocacy collaboration efforts and initiatives by consortia or networks. The purpose is to amplify voices and promote collaboration on adolescent and youth Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR). The grant will focus on strengthening advocacy initiatives so they bring about positive change using the following drivers of change: Strategic engagement and policy dialogues for young people to engage duty bearers are made possible; Civil Society Organizations have enhanced spaces to air SRHR issues affecting young people; Supporting legal environment and political will to repeal and replace restrictive retrogressive laws; Young people have the necessary technical expertise to undertake advocacy work.
Location: East and Southern Africa – Kenya, Malawi, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe
Eligibility: Preference will be given to organizations or institutions in a network or consortia both at national and regional level (lead organization applies on behalf of all participating organisations involved in the initiative).
Grant size: Up to $200,000 over 2 years.
Closing date: 30 June