Enabling Local Ownership for Development
Fund: Development Fund | Country: Colombia | Amount: $8,065 | Funded in 2014-15
The project seeks to collaborate with Project Counselling Service (PCS) to strengthen its overall institutional effectiveness and its “Latinamericanization” process which advocates on behalf of the region’s citizens, provides capacity building support to local counterparts and fosters mutual learning processes that enable knowledge sharing.
Ensuring Democracy, Accountability and Rights for the Poorest: Strengthening Women’s Rights
Fund: Development Fund | Country: Bangladesh | Amount: $9,280 | Funded in 2018-2019
This project will help village-level groups of poor women and men exercise their rights as citizens through gender focused, rights-based training. The project will mobilize landless groups to take collective action on issues such as violence against women, women’s access to services and women’s participation in governance.
Inclusive Democracy in Burma: Building Resilience
Fund: Theme Fund | Country: Thailand | Amount: $20,000 | Funded in 2018-2019
This project will benefit conflict-affected people in Burma. It includes support for the refugee population currently in camps in Thailand, building individual and community capacity in preparation for potential repatriation and reintegration expected to occur before 2020.