“I believe in a world in which every woman and girl is safe, where her voice is heard and her choices are respected.” - European Commissioner for International Partnerships Jutta Urpilainen.

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Vacancies and calls for proposals

Central Asia Regional Programme: Call for applications for Civil Society Regional Reference Group (CS-RRG) in Central Asia and Afghanistan (application documents in English, Russian and Kazakh). Closing date: 7 August 2020

Spotlight Initiative Secretariat: Call for applications to the Management Unit Internship. Closing date: 21 August 2020

Haiti: Women Peace and Humanitarian Fund and Spotlight Initiative call for proposals. Closing date: 9 September 2020

Spotlight Initiative Secretariat: Expression of Interest - Women’s Funds to sub-grant funds to local and grassroots women’s organizations working on ending violence against women and girls. Closing date: Ongoing 

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