CIVICUS Blog

juin 30, 2020

3 funding concerns for civil society during this pandemic

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The COVID-19 pandemic has undoubtedly exacerbated, accelerated, and further exposed global challenges. For civil society, COVID-19 has also meant new challenges - not least…
mars 19, 2020

7 Q&As about participatory grantmaking

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In February, CIVICUS hosted an animated webinar called ‘Participatory grantmaking in action’ in partnership with UHAI EASHRI, Africa’s first indigenous activist fund supporting sexual…
mars 19, 2020

Ressources pour la société civile en période de pandémie COVID-19

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Défendre la société civile, les droits démocratiques et nos libertés fondamentales peut être un défi, sans parler du fait de devoir le faire pendant…
mars 06, 2020

5 amazing funds that are making a difference for women

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Did you know that only 4% of the total Official Development Assistance (ODA) supports programmes that integrate gender equality and women’s empowerment as the…
janvier 20, 2020

The CIVICUS Diversity and Inclusion journey continued

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Diversity and Inclusion has become a hot topic within civil society in recent years. Knowing there is no ‘people power’ without true principles of…
janvier 06, 2020

Handy tips and techniques to help you with your next proposal

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CIVICUS invited its member, the West Africa Civil Society Institute (WACSI) to facilitate a proposal writing and resource mobilisation workshop for staff in 2019. The workshop offerings included…
décembre 19, 2019

3 lessons learned about resourcing civil society in the 21st century

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By Yessenia Soto, Community Engagement Officer on Civil Society Resourcing at CIVICUS In 2019, CIVICUS set out to find ways to better support and resource citizen…
décembre 19, 2019

CIVICUS Annual General Meeting

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From the 30th October to the 8th November 2019 members gathered in Johannesburg, South Africa from all over the world for the CIVICUS Annual…
décembre 19, 2019

COP25, UN Climate Change Conference, 2-15 December, Madrid, Spain

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From 2 to 15 December, more than 20,000 people from almost 200 countries attended COP25, the UN climate change conference. The meeting was held…
décembre 17, 2019

CIVICUS strategy review workshop: a step into social cohesion and sustainable development

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By Mohammad Hasan, Yes Theatre Palestine CIVICUS’ process to mid-term review its strategic plan (2017-2022) is almost finished. The plan reflects the vision, ideas, and…
décembre 11, 2019

Innovative 15-year old activist driving social inclusion movement in India

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This article is part of the #StoriesOfResilience series, coordinated by CIVICUS to feature groups and activists on their journey to promote better resourcing practices…
octobre 30, 2019

A la 65ème session ordinaire de la commission africaine des droits de l’homme et des…

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By Cyrille Djowamon, PJUD - Promotion Jeunesse Unie pour le Développement, Benin La 65ème session de la commission africaine des droits de l’homme et…
octobre 11, 2019

Why do we need to #RewriteHerStory?

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Female leaders in 2018 top films were 4 times more likely to be shown in revealing clothing. Did you notice? This is one of…
octobre 10, 2019

Human Rights Council Elections 2019

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In October 2019, in New York, the UN General Assembly will elect 14 new members of the 47-member State Human Rights Council. Two of…
juillet 30, 2019

State supported anti-rights groups gaining ground

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By Andrew Firmin & Sylvia Mbataru Human rights have always been contested, and groups that attack human rights are nothing new. But what is…
juillet 23, 2019

CIVICUS en RightsCon2019!

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Por Marianna Belalba Barreto y Belén Giaquinta Todxs aquellos interesados en la interfaz entre derechos humanos y la tecnología sabrán que el mes pasado…
juillet 09, 2019

The CIVICUS Diversity and Inclusion journey

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Spanish | French Diversity and Inclusion has become a hot topic within civil society in recent years which has prompted the sector to take a…
juillet 09, 2019

AGNA: Sharing Lessons Globally to Scale up Domestic Impact

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By Jimm Chick Fomunjong, Head, Knowledge Management Unit, WACSI Civil society organisations (CSOs) across the globe thrive on the implementation of best practices. Some…