Membership

GPP’s 20 member organizations include many of the leading global funders and philanthropic advisors for LGBTI rights.

Click each logo to learn more about each GPP member.

Click here to view GPP member’s Twitter feeds.

GPP membership is open to staff and trustees of foundations that meet the following eligibility requirements:

  • Funders whose primary function is grantmaking;
  • Funders working to expand global philanthropy to support the human rights of LGBTI people in the Global South and East;
  • Public, private, individual, faith-based, and corporate funders.

Click here for membership inquiries. 

 

GPP’s work towards increasing resources for LGBTI work in the Global South and East, including:

  • Research and Publications;
  • Donor-focused convenings, pre-conferences, symposiums, institutes, and regionally focused consultations around the globe;
  • Regular briefings and webinars to educate members and other funders on emerging issues in global LGBTI funding;
  • Joint advocacy and collaborative initiatives to grow the number of LGBTI funders and the amount of support reaching LGBTI communities in the Global South and East.

Twitter Feeds

Funder focus: @ajws was a top 5 funder of global* LGBTI issues by number of grants in 2017-18, totaling 170 grants. (*excluding grants to the US)
Learn more: http://globalresourcesreport.org
#lgbtifunding #globalresourcesreport

Funder focus: @UHAIEASHRI was a top 5 funder of global* LGBTI issues by number of grants in 2017-18, totaling 147 grants. (*excluding grants to the US)
Learn more: http://globalresourcesreport.org
#lgbtifunding #globalresourcesreport

Funder focus: @SRausingTrust was a top 10 funder of LGBTI issues in the region of Eastern Europe, Central Asia, and Russia in 2017-18.
Learn more: http://globalresourcesreport.org
#lgbtifunding #globalresourcesreport

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“The human rights officers in the embassies have supported the human rights activists...They’re sending a message they want it to change.” Rori Kramer, AJWS Director of US Advocacy, on the dangers of the Commission on Unalienable Rights in @guardian. 👇 https://bit.ly/3hDuDXP

Listen as @YasminJUllah explores the unique challenges that Rohingya women face, and fights back against harmful stereotypes that deny the richness of Rohingya culture and history. https://bit.ly/32zJgXK

🚨 BREAKING: the Trump administration published a new proposed rule to extend the #GlobalGagRule to global health contracts, despite research showing that this discriminatory policy has put the lives of women, girls, LGBTQI+ people, and sex workers at risk. We must #EndGlobalGag.

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Bi+ people make up more than half of the #LGBTQ community, but receive minimal support to tackle the major disparities they face at higher rates than their lesbian & gay peers—all pointing toward a need to bring awareness to this invisible population within the LGBTQ community.

Continuing our celebration of #BiVisibilityWeek, we're sharing this great blog from former #NCLR-staffer (now Dev. Dir. for @SFLGBTCenter) Dani Siragusa about her experience living as a #bisexual woman in a world full of misconceptions. #BiVisibleBiProud https://www.nclrights.org/i-am-the-b-in-lgbt/#.VgQPXSah8nA.twitter

Graham Goodwin, Minister in the Methodist Church of Southern Africa, speaks with us about the power of coming together and connecting as queer clergy.

Read more: https://bit.ly/3iFsmNh

#IAM #Faith #Partners #LGBTIQ

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Grassroots led feminist organisations in urban poor, rural & maritime areas play an essential role in supporting & connecting people that INGOS,Govt & private sector can't do, in the same way.

Listen to us! Fund us! Work with us!

#UNGA #SDGMoment #FeministsWantSystemChange

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On October 3rd join our Treasurer Audrey Aegerter, Secretary Irene Kuzemko and Erin Vlahović from Trans Aid, Croatia, on an Intersex Talk that will be a part of IGLYO's UNITE Global Youth Pride!

⏰ October 3, 13:30 CET/ 14:30 EAT/ 19:30 THA
https://attendify.co/1dY7cxF

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Join @CanCaribbean @equality_fund @AstraeaUpdates and 27 organizations from across 8 Caribbean countries in advocating for the present and future of women in the region when we launch #WVLCaribbean on 24 September LIVE on Facebook.

Register here:https://bit.ly/33CUlGT.

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"Arts is not the soft option but the courageous choice". #ArtForBetterMentalHealth #HipHopForBetterMentalHealth https://twitter.com/Baring_Found/status/1306907295801135104

Aine Wallace shares a good model for acknowledging & addressing #trauma for children/young people (+ everyone else) -

At the online launch of @Baring_Found's #CreativelyMindedAndYoung resource

#CreativelyMinded #ArtsAndHealth #ArtsHealthWellbeing

https://baringfoundation.org.uk/resource/creatively-minded-and-young

Powerful testimonies from young people supported to manage their #MentalHealth through the arts, with @HANTS_CAMHS @HantsCulture @ArtsworkLtd's ICE (Inspire Create Exchange) project:

https://www.hampshireculture.org.uk/health-wellbeing/ice-project

@Baring_Found #CreativelyMindedAndYoung #CreativelyMinded

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Why are personal stories by intersex people important?

JOIN US in creating more visibility of the lived experiences of intersex people by sharing your OWN story with the hashtag #MyIntersexStory during Intersex Awareness Weeks (Oct 26 - Nov 8)

Still as glad to be a longtime Astraea supporter. They represent what is great in "America". Here's to international solidarity.

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Our grantee @cijournalism recently launched an online course that equips journalists, academics, NGOs, researchers & more with the basics they need to begin investigative reporting.

If you're interested in digging up facts & reporting truth, click here.

https://tcij.org/scheduled-training/story-based-inquiry-method-october/

Disability is the 'binding thread' in the new @FordFoundation exhibition with photos, video and performance that shows 'how we raise each other up collectively, interdependently, materially, and with joy'. 💚

https://buff.ly/3kpe8R1
#DisabilityTwitter #InclusionMatters

Tonight, I'm excited to join leaders from the United States and Japan for @USJC’s virtual Bilateral Boardroom, where we'll discuss how leadership, across sectors, must come together to shape our global future.

I hope to see you there.

https://www.usjapancouncil.org/Bilateral-Boardroom/

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Through advocacy and training, the West African Human Rights Defenders’ Network works for the protection of women human rights defenders in French-speaking West Africa. http://westafricadefenders.org/

"Change is a process and not a result."

Discover how @Tewaforwomen, Nepal's first and only women's fund, strengthens feminist movement nationwide. http://tewa.org.np/publications/238Final_Tewa_Annual%20Report_2018_2019%20Dec%2015.pdf

“Mississippi women and girls are not accepting the status quo; they are driving change.“

Learn how @msblackwomensr1 is advancing a policy agenda that builds a pathway to achieving gender equity and justice in Mississippi. https://nwlc-ciw49tixgw5lbab.stackpathdns.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/final_nwlc_MS_Report.pdf

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Amazon heroes who don't give up

The Guardians of the Forest, a group of indigenous Guajajara in the Brazilian state of Maranhão, defend their land from invaders to guarantee their survival in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic. #DefendEarthDefenders https://www.opendemocracy.net/en/democraciaabierta/guardians-of-the-forest-heroes-who-dont-give-up/

An investment in human rights usually pays off. We started in 2002 with $1m and have now awarded over $100m to community activists across the world. Take a look through 18 years of wins and milestones: https://globalhumanrights.org/milestones/

We’re happy to report a victory from a group we fund in Mexico: @pastadeconchos. After a 15-year wait, families of miners killed in an explosion just secured the recovery of relatives’ bodies. We salute their commitment to their loved ones and to justice. #PastaDeConchoAbre

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Fondation Ensemble joins @oakfnd , @OceanoAzulF, @oceanunite as well as other organisations and foundations all around the world in the #RiseUp4TheOcean.

This campaign invites stakeholders to rise their ambitions regarding #oceans

https://bit.ly/33Ga6gr

"Gorongosa is a unique type of national park because on top of its rewilding work, it shares a deep commitment to benefit the local people."

Thank you @oakfnd.

#GorongosaPark #rewilding #Community #nationalparks #Gorongosa #social #globalhealth

https://oakfnd.org/showing-the-world-what-a-national-park-can-be/

Meet Paula, a conservationist working at @GorongosaPark. Take a look this video to learn about how her and her patrol team started to intervene and are now on a path to recovering the lion population in the park who used to be threatened by snares.

https://youtu.be/Fl7hvRO2TbM

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We are excited to launch our latest Annual Report today, and to share it with all of you! We wrapped up one year in our work to advance equality worldwide, offering a glimpse into our present impact and our future direction 🏳️‍🌈 https://ilga.org/ilga-world-launches-annual-report-2019

ATTENTION!!!

Trans, GNC, and non-binary community, our #Covid19CollectiveFund is open for application!

With support from @3Wave, this fund was designed for trans-led orgs serving community in response to the pandemic. Spread the word + apply today!

http://bit.ly/CovidCollectiveFund

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Unrestricted, core support funds allow orgs to name their own priorities & build movements that grow at the speed of trust. The #DemocracyFrontlinesFund will leverage millions to provide sustained support to frontline Black activists in the US. More: http://democracyfrontlinesfund.org

Congratulations to @UN_Women & @phumzileunwomen for 10 years as global champions for women & girls. We see your work creating #GenerationEquality & advancing the gender justice needs of women & girls worldwide. 1/3

Feminist movements work. We are supporting gender justice movements globally to shift power & privilege for a few into equity & equality for all. Our new strategic plan charts the way forward. We are excited to share with you: https://www.globalfundforwomen.org/download/34873/

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Great review by @fp2p of our new paper with @MGJvanWessel and Peter Tamas on the role #TheoryofChange played in the Citizen Agency Consortium funded by @DutchMFA that we implemented with
@IIED & @article19org: "A must read for anyone interested in ToCs."

The rapid loss of ecosystems & biodiversity is threatening our environment, health, diets, social equity & human rights. But org's everywhere are raising our #VoiceForNature urging world leaders to act now to secure a sustainable future for all https://www.hivos.org/news/hivos-and-fellow-organizations-call-for-bold-action-to-halt-and-reverse-biodiversity-loss #4Nature4Us

Thumbs up all round for @hivos's latest paper on Theories of Change and the risks in how they are applied https://oxfamblogs.org/fp2p/the-hidden-life-of-theories-of-change/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+FromPovertyToPower+%28From+Poverty+to+Power+%3A+Duncan+Green%29

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Indigenous people and other forest communities around the world rely on forests for their livelihoods. Call on the EU now to design an adequate anti deforestation policy and stop the import of goods linked to deforestation! #Together4Forests

Conoce a los ganadores del Concurso de Periodismo de Datos "Todos los Ojos en la Amazonía" 🙌

Venha conhecer os vencedores do Concurso de Jornalismo de Dados "Todos os Olhos na Amazônia"🙌

EN VIVO: https://youtu.be/Hr11MOTaYxc

Conoce a los ganadores del Concurso de Periodismo de Datos "Todos los Ojos en la Amazonía" este jueves🙌

Más sobre el concurso: http://bit.ly/PeriodismoTOA

Para asistir, regístrate aquí✍️https://bit.ly/PremiacionConcursoPeriodismoDatos

#PeriodismodeDatos #TodoslosOjosenlaAmazonía

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#FundingOpportunity! The Smart Communities Coalition Innovation Fund (@USAID @PowerAfricaUS) is calling for proposals to deliver modern #energyaccess in refugee hosting areas of #Kenya and #Uganda.

Interested? Apply here: https://endev.info/content/Call_for_Proposals:_Smart_Communities_Coalition_Innovation_Fund_%28SCCIF%29_-_Window_I

@SAYWHATOrg with support from @hivosrosa is conducting accountability dialogues in Zimbabwe, Zambia and Malawi. The dialogues seek to interrogate the implementation of the SADC SRHR strategy in the three countries

In Zambia young people said they did not know about the SADC SRHR strategy , today @SAYWHATOrg with support from @hivosrosa conducts a dialogue to share more about the strategy and ensure that students and youths become key partners in its implementation

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We have one opening under our Civil Society and Governance project in Timor-Leste, we are hiring a consultant to conduct an evaluation. Please visit our website for details: https://sea.hivos.org/vacancy/consultant-to-conduct-evaluation-of-civil-society-and-governance-in-timor-leste-project-4/

BLOG: The politics at play in Vietnam’s food system --> https://www.iied.org/politics-play-vietnams-food-system

Christophe Béné discusses how perception, beliefs & values can overrule science and evidence in policymaking – and how this is influencing policies & crisis narratives around food safety in Vietnam.

We are recruiting a consultant of Financial Training for our CREATE program. Please visit our website for details https://sea.hivos.org/vacancy/consultant-of-financial-training-for-create/

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Are you a talented (female) videographer based in Kenya and with fantastic skills in creating and editing videos?
Would you like to work on projects that focus on inclusion and diversity? Then Voice is looking for you!
Apply here https://voice.global/consultancy-vacancy-videographer-wanted/

Today, 18th Sept, 2020 is the first ever #EqualPayDay under the theme, "Building back a better future of work by ensuring pay equity."
Progress on narrowing the #PayGap has been slow and it's time to change that!

📣We demand Equal pay for Equal Work ‼️

https://medium.com/@UN_Women/everything-you-need-to-know-about-pushing-for-equal-pay

I stan. One of the reasons @hivosroea @hivos supports community seed banks, fairs and farmer seed systems. https://twitter.com/lakotalaw/status/1304453473270988800

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Check out thy @SFGate article today in part highlighting the work we've done with the SF Bay Area Queer Nightlife Fund. Special thanks to the @horizonsfdn for helping to make that possible. #LGBTQ

https://www.sfgate.com/sf-culture/article/Nearly-1-million-awarded-to-Bay-Area-LGBTQ-15566924.php

Great to see generous support from @horizonsfdn to our TGNC communities.

"We’ve been able to help over 500 transgender people with cash grants, and address things like food insecurity, access to transportation and supplies": @femmekween, @transdistrictsf. https://www.sfgate.com/sf-culture/article/Nearly-1-million-awarded-to-Bay-Area-LGBTQ-15566924.php

Many thanks to our 71 COVID-19 grantee partners working on the frontlines to support our community! | via @byabartlett https://www.sfgate.com/sf-culture/article/Nearly-1-million-awarded-to-Bay-Area-LGBTQ-15566924.php

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We are excited to launch our latest Annual Report today, and to share it with all of you! We wrapped up one year in our work to advance equality worldwide, offering a glimpse into our present impact and our future direction 🏳️‍🌈 https://ilga.org/ilga-world-launches-annual-report-2019

ATTENTION!!!

Trans, GNC, and non-binary community, our #Covid19CollectiveFund is open for application!

With support from @3Wave, this fund was designed for trans-led orgs serving community in response to the pandemic. Spread the word + apply today!

http://bit.ly/CovidCollectiveFund

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“Being yourself is not your ideology.”

We're here for this energy: in her first speech as the new head of the European commission, Ursula von der Leyen takes a strong stance against Poland's ‘LGBT free zones.’ 👏🏾
https://www.theguardian.com/world/video/2020/sep/16/no-place-in-eu-ursula-von-der-leyen-speaks-out-against-polands-lgbt-free-zones-video

“Nederland heeft te weinig gedaan om te zorgen dat vrouwen en mannen gelijk worden beloond voor gelijk werk, zo oordeelde het Europees Comité voor Sociale Rechten vorige maand.” #EqualPayDay https://www.trouw.nl/opinie/in-dit-tempo-duurt-het-nog-61-jaar-voordat-vrouwen-en-mannen-evenveel-verdienen~b7e2cf1b/

De rol van vrouw zijn in de samenleving – wat vind jij daarover?

Hoor van drie vrouwen die kunst gebruiken om zich hierover uit te spreken: https://bit.ly/hoeuitgesprokenbenjij

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Fondation Ensemble joins @oakfnd , @OceanoAzulF, @oceanunite as well as other organisations and foundations all around the world in the #RiseUp4TheOcean.

This campaign invites stakeholders to rise their ambitions regarding #oceans

https://bit.ly/33Ga6gr

"Gorongosa is a unique type of national park because on top of its rewilding work, it shares a deep commitment to benefit the local people."

Thank you @oakfnd.

#GorongosaPark #rewilding #Community #nationalparks #Gorongosa #social #globalhealth

https://oakfnd.org/showing-the-world-what-a-national-park-can-be/

Meet Paula, a conservationist working at @GorongosaPark. Take a look this video to learn about how her and her patrol team started to intervene and are now on a path to recovering the lion population in the park who used to be threatened by snares.

https://youtu.be/Fl7hvRO2TbM

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We broke the internet yesterday, so I hope you will meet us again TODAY on the @metmuseum Instagram Live for the remix to the takeover. 2pm ET with @biglovely1 #technologyismyfriend #didwebreaktheinternet #ordidtheinternetbreakme

“With us here caring for their kids, the parents could be there to take care of all of us.” Throughout the COVID-19 crisis, @NYCSchools provided care and learning to children of essential workers with our support, facilitated by @TheFundforPS. https://osf.to/2RA8lvp

Under the Trump administration, the U.S. government has been waging an attack against naturalized citizens. Here are some of their stories—and how they’re resisting this assault on the American dream. #ConstitutionDay #CitizenshipDay https://osf.to/3mtJDet

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The Open Society Institute–Sofia Foundation, in cooperation with the Open Society European Network, invites applications from groups focused on advancing climate justice on a local level in Central Eastern Europe.
https://ift.tt/3feKydR

We're seeking proposals from civil society actors working to combat corruption, state capture, and poor governance of public institutions—especially related to COVID-19—in Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Romania, and Slovakia. Apply by June 30: https://www.opensocietyfoundations.org/grants/working-together-to-improve-governance-and-anticorruption

We invite applications from organizations and informal groups in Hungary that are working to improve educational opportunities for marginalized children. Apply by June 25: https://www.opensocietyfoundations.org/grants/grassroots-and-parent-activism-in-education

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Oregon residents can soon approve the Drug Addiction Treatment and Recovery Act. Decriminalizing possession of personal use amounts of all drugs and increasing access to treatment is important for people of color who are targeted for drug-related offenses
https://www.alternet.org/2020/09/oregon-is-on-the-cusp-of-a-major-reform-decriminalizing-everything/

Wealthy countries representing just 13% of the world's population have already cornered over half of the promised doses of potential COVID-19 vaccines. Nobody should be denied a COVID-19 vaccine because of where they live. #PeoplesVaccine https://edition.cnn.com/world/live-news/coronavirus-pandemic-09-16-20-intl/h_c2b6c29641124d5bf8f613257f476d79

A new study of brothel-keeping convictions in Ireland shows that almost all of those convicted are migrant women. While supporters of the legislation argued that it would keep women safe from coercion and trafficking, it is actively causing harm.
https://www.independent.ie/breaking-news/irish-news/law-change-urged-as-migrant-women-overwhelmingly-convicted-of-brothel-keeping-38386533.html

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NOW: Our webinar about LGBTQI+ communities and Covid-19 in southern Africa is live on Facebook. Click the link: http://www.facebook.com/theotherfoundation/

TUNE IN: The webinar will be live streamed on our Facebook page from 18h00 today. Click the link: http://www.facebook.com/theotherfoundation/

We invite you to watch our Facebook page live stream of our upcoming webinar, LGBTQI+ Communities and Covid-19: A southern Africa perspective, with activists from Namibia, South Africa, Zambia and Zimbabwe. #theotherfoundation #communityfoundation #pridemonth

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Data from OCCRP’s 2019 project “Troika Laundromat” has prompted law enforcement in Frankfurt to investigate those accused in the money laundering network of the same name. The project uncovered over €26 billion in transfers across the network. @OCCRP
https://www.occrp.org/en/troikalaundromat/

. @morcativakfi , one of our Women’s Rights grantees in Turkey, has developed a powerful video highlighting how lockdowns in the home are a permanent feature for some women experiencing domestic violence. The video is available here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fj5BOR16fDw&feature=youtu.be
#EndVAWG #COVID

📢 EHRAC is hiring! We are seeking a new P/T Lawyer to implement our new project on security force abuses in 🇷🇺#Russia, 🇺🇦#Ukraine, and 🇬🇪#Georgia!

A unique opportunity to work at the cutting edge of international #humanrights advocacy!

Apply here! 👇
https://ehrac.org.uk/jobs/ehrac-lawyer-international-advocacy/

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While the Canadian government allows pipeline projects through Indigenous territory to continue unchecked, @Gidimten is standing strong and resisting resource extraction #GrassrootsSolutions

For far too long we’ve been hearing that #climatechange can only be addressed with top-down, market-based strategies. Yet the climate crisis continues unabated. Maybe it’s time to listen to #ANewBeat

What do your #GrassrootsSolutions look like? Share with us!

Coming SOON: It’s time to listen to #ANewBeat: stay tuned for the release of @grassrootsfund’s latest video on why #philanthropy should resource #GrassrootsSolutions to confront the ongoing #climate crisis 🌱

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'The pandemic sucker punched us': how activists are tackling domestic violence in Kenya's lockdown https://www.telegraph.co.uk/global-health/women-and-girls/pandemic-sucker-punched-us-activists-tackling-domestic-violence/

EA must prioritise women, girls' protection https://www.theeastafrican.co.ke/tea/sponsored/east-africa-must-prioritise-women-girls-protection-during-covid-19-and-beyond-1937492 via @The_EastAfrican
With collaboration of Jean Kemitare, Carol Werunga, (UAF Africa) and Wangechi Wachira (Centre For Rights Education and Awareness).

Please joins us! We'll talk about THE POLITICS OF DOCUMENTATION : Capturing the voices of African women at the forefront of COVID 19 Response
22nd September, 2020 | 2.00 PM EAT
Register: https://bit.ly/2FmTyC5
#Covid19Realities

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This is to inform you of a deadline extension for the call for proposals for Round 15 of UHAI EASHRI's Peer Grants. The new Application Deadline : 11:59pm EAT on Thursday September 24th, 2020. https://tinyurl.com/y2tf4zue

Hii ni kuwajulisha kuhusu Kuongezwa kwa muda wa wito wa maombi ya ruzuku kwa awamu ya 15 ya Ruzuku Mahirimu ya UHAI EASHRI. Wito huu uko wazi hadi saa 5:59 saa za Afrika Mashariki mnamo Alhamisi tarehe 24 September, 2020. https://tinyurl.com/yysbsjfa

Nous vous informons de la prolongation de la date limite de l'appel à propositions pour la série 15 des subventions entre pairs UHAI EASHRI. Cet appel est ouvert jusqu’à 23:59 heure de l’Afrique de l’Est le Jeudi 24 septembre, 2020. https://tinyurl.com/y3cr5d5f

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