Membership

GPP’s 21 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

Informative piece! GPP's research into LGBTI covid funding and the #globalresourcesreport are cited.
https://www.advocate.com/commentary/2021/5/16/who-fighting-economic-oppression-lgbtqi-people

On #IDAHOBIT2021 we celebrate global movements for LGBTI human rights and announce the launch of data collection for the 2019-2020 Global Resources Report which maps the global LGBTI funding landscape. Make sure your grants are counted! http://submit.globalresourcesreport.org/

Be sure to read @ElevateChildren & @GPP_Updates' report on gender-restrictive groups this #IDAHOBIT. It finds groups are using child protection rhetoric to mobilize against rights for #LGBTI people, and highlights the need for philanthropic resistance: http://bit.ly/2Q6phwt

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In the midst of a devastating COVID-19 outbreak, India's west coast is now being battered by Cyclone Tauktae. It's a harrowing challenge to evacuate so many people while keeping them safe from COVID. Grateful, as always, for @ajws partners on the ground. https://nyti.ms/3oueskU

Right now, Cyclone Tuaktae is hammering the shores of western India with heavy rainfall and damaging winds, compounding the crisis for a country reeling from a record COVID-19 outbreak. https://n.pr/2RrzJPY

We are disappointed with the lack of meaningful electoral reforms in Nicaragua in response to @OAS_official recommendations.

The United States stands with the OAS and the international community in calling for free and fair elections in Nicaragua. https://twitter.com/USAmbOAS/status/1392528459386310659

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#BlackTransLivesMatter: NBJC is mourning Danika “Danny” Henson a Black trans woman killed on May 4. She's one of 15 Black trans women murdered in 2021.

“The violence against trans people, especially Black trans women, seems never-ending,” @VKirbyYork

https://nbjc.org/nbjc-mourns-the-loss-of-danika-danny-henson/

In recognition of #IDAHOBIT, @taboommedia and @GALAarchives are proud to launch Hopes and Dreams That Sound Like Yours: Stories of Queer Activism in Sub-Saharan Africa

Download
https://taboommedia.com/resources/
https://gala.co.za/books-and-resources/publications-and-publishing/mathokos-books/hopes-and-dreams

#HopesAndDreamsThatSoundLikeYours #QueerStories

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Despite the ongoing harms of systemic racism, the rise of right-wing fascism, and devastating impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, our movements are planting seeds towards our collective liberation. Learn more via our 2020 Annual Report: https://buff.ly/3hjYoAF

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Despite the ongoing harms of systemic racism, the rise of right-wing fascism, and devastating impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, our movements are planting seeds towards our collective liberation. Learn more via our 2020 Annual Report: https://buff.ly/3hjYoAF

Hoy inicio una aventura como oficial de programa para LAC en este lugar hermoso y quería compartirles las cosas maravillosas que @AstraeaUpdates hizo en 2020
❤️🧡💛💚💙💜🤎🖤 https://twitter.com/astraeaupdates/status/1391762121235603458

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#IDAHOBIT2021 is a reminder to double-down in our support for LGBTQI communities.

Thank you to @AstraeaUpdates for sharing the inspiring work of their partners to resist violence & discrimination, change laws and provide basic services during COVID-19.

https://baringfoundation.org.uk/blog-post/on-idahobit-a-reminder-to-double-down-in-our-support-for-lgbtqi-communities-globally/

The Mental Health Arts Network, in partnership with @seemescotland and supported by @Baring_Found, launches next Wednesday, with an afternoon of provocations and discussions.

Join us and add your voice to the conversation.

https://www.mhfestival.com/news/753-towards-a-mental-health-arts-network

Our artists are specialists in art & mental health, through training or lived experience, or both. Watch out for our creative prompts similar to our classes with @DevonRecovery @DPT_NHS during Creativity & Wellbeing week.
@MindCharity @ace_southwest @ace_national @Baring_Found

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Mit wieviel Geld wurden aus Deutschland heraus LSBTIQA+-Projekte im Globalen Süden und Osten gefördert? Von wem? Wer fördert und wer fördert nicht? Und vor allem: warum nicht? #IDAHOBIT2021 #regenbogenphilanthropie

#Praxistipp vom @afsc_org

Wenn wir im Rahmen der Kommunikation (Programmbeschreibung, etc.) Jugendlichen beschreiben oder über sie sprechen, sollten wir uns folgende Fragen stellen
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https://www.afsc.org/resource/anti-racist-decolonizing-framework-talking-about-and-describing-young-people?mc_cid=00bdbbac7b&mc_eid=2e03aa461a

Geld kann trennen oder einen. Wir brauchen eine Form des horizontalen Gebens um Geld als Werkzeu aber nicht als Machtmittel einzusetzen. Was meint ihr? Kann sowas gehen? #neuesgeben #transformativephilanthropie #umverteilen https://twitter.com/BesserSpenden/status/1389233209406337031

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Some exciting news! The #DisabilityDemandsJustice video series has won a #Webby!

We are thrilled to see conversations about disability inclusion, rights and justice elevated at @TheWebbyAwards! There is no justice without disability.

https://bit.ly/3ypoA2W

We are thrilled to announce that ten incredible Black, Indigenous, Latinx, and Asian American-led arts organizations in MN will each receive unrestricted grants of at least $500,000!

Join us in celebrating these #MNCulturalTreasures!

Learn more: https://www.mcknight.org/MNCulturalTreasures

🔔Morning update!🔔

Our VP of US Programs @MTorresSpringer joined our partner @taaforg to ring the NYSE opening bell this morning!

Learn more about TAAF's work to elevate visibility & opportunity for the AAPI community on their website. #AAPIHM

https://taaf.org

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#DiaContralaLGTBIfobia |🌈Las personas LGBTIQ+ en Guatemala son una comunidad en resistencia:

Y Gabriel, lucha e infringe las fronteras del género

Su historia por @eswinquinonez y @jose_dag26.
Parte de nuestra iniciativa #IWMFExprésate

Via @noficciongt
https://www.no-ficcion.com/project/las-identidades-de-gabriel

“We demand transparency, compliance with health + human rights regulations + the release of our loved ones!”

Learn how @Puenteaz's Comply & Release campaign centers the human rights + dignity of detainees in Arizona’s prisons, jails + detention centers. http://puenteaz.org/complyrelease/

“Funders need to lean into a large-scale transfer of wealth into the control of people of color who are trusted by and accountable to social justice movements in their communities.” @GroundswellFund https://www.insidephilanthropy.com/home/2021/5/12/from-talk-to-action-assessing-philanthropys-racial-justice-response?utm_content=buffer83680&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer

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The price of authoritarian impunity is paid by the victims: brave individuals standing up for democratic values.

Writing in @openDemocracy, our CEO Regan Ralph, calls on the Biden administration to counter and curtail attacks on human rights defenders. https://www.opendemocracy.net/en/when-authoritarians-get-free-pass-activists-pay-price/

Today is #IDAHOBIT2021: the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia, and Biphobia.

We're celebrating the wonderful sexual and gender diversity that exists in the world and reminding ourselves that human rights are for everyone – no matter who you love or who you are.

How have recent global events shaped human rights and philanthropy?

Here's 6 articles and 1 podcast from Fund staff exploring the vital role community activists are playing at this global moment. https://globalhumanrights.org/commentary/6-essential-reads-and-1-podcast-about-human-rights-and-philanthropy/

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In 2020, our #HousingAndHomelessProgramme partners came together, across countries, to house those experiencing homelessness, prevent evictions, give emergency relief and support, and to strengthen campaigning and advocacy to ensure that everyone was safely housed. Read on here.

Congratulations to the 2021 @WorldFoodPrize Laureate Dr. Shakuntala Thilsted!

@trinidad1949 is honored for improving the quality, quantity, and availability of food through science on nutrition, fish, and #aquaticfood systems: https://bit.ly/3ezeOmI

#FoodPrize21 #OneCGIAR

We hope you'll join us live this Wednesday, 3/19, at 6pm EST for a @RoadtripNation "Do it Differently" premiere event! Ft. clips from the documentary and interviews with the road trippers, including E2E Chapter Leader @liabeatty49! https://fb.me/e/hVmjhyPOZ

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#COVID19 deepens the vulnerabilities affecting #LGBTQIA+ lives and the rise of conservative govts perpetuate persecution & violence. This #IDAHOBIT2021 we make space for a collective reflection led by diverse realities. Check out the community roundtable: https://bit.ly/3bv8pqY

The #COVID19 pandemic & its devastating consequences makes #IDAHOT particularly relevant this year.
For #trans & gender diverse people, repealing & dismantling these attacks requires us to work together in resisting, supporting and healing.
Read more: https://gate.ngo/idahot-2021-resist-support-heal/

We celebrate trans movements worldwide who are defiant, audacious, generous and caring, fighting on the frontlines to end violence & oppression. There is an urgent need for sustainable, long-term funding so our communities can do this critical, life-saving work #IDAHOBIT2021

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The winners of @fxoese's Young Women's Professional Leadership Institute awards are supporting economic justice, gender justice, & reproductive health in Francophone Africa. Hats off to @fxoese for nurturing new generations of activists & entrepreneurs. https://xoese.org/decouvrir-les-trois-jeunes-entrepreneuses-primees-par-xoese/

This photo of Alaa Salah speaking at a protest during the Sudanese revolution went viral in 2019 & became an iconic image of the revolution. Here is an update about what has happened since then, from Sudanese women’s rights activists. (Photo by @lana_hago) 1/5

World YWCA joins @YWCAPalestine in calling for an end to the forced evictions in Sheikh Jarrah & related violations of human rights & violence.

Read & share the World YWCA Call to Action & to demand the end of the Israeli Occupation.
#SaveSheikhJarrah
https://cutt.ly/NbSEglQ

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As we mark Day 2 of the #OpenGovWeek we urge #Kenya's government to entrench ''openness'' in all it's #COVID19 containment measures. @hivosroea's @NyarSouth & @mumbi_cecilia share thoughts on this opinion https://east-africa.hivos.org/opinion/calling-for-openness-in-kenyas-covid-19-management/
#OpenData
#opencontracting
@SingoeiAKorir

This is why it makes me so proud to be working for the Free to be Me program at @hivos: a program that works to get #SOGIESC issues mainstreamed in economic development. Because #LGBTIQ rights are also socioeconomic rights. https://hivos.org/program/free-to-be-me/ #IDAHOT #FreeToBeMe

Since May 17 was chosen as #IDAHOT, we've worked with #LGBTIQ+ communities & partner organizations because we believe #diversity and #inclusion are prerequisites for the just, fair, dignified and prosperous societies we want to achieve: https://hivos.org/news/together-we-resist/ #PeopleUnlimited

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http://Vivirsinviolencia.org es una herramienta para quienes ven en los datos una posibilidad de cambiar la historia, crear espacios más justos, inclusivos y respetuosos para las niñas, mujeres y población LGBTIQ

Lee, comparte, apoya 👉http://vivirsinviolencia.org/lgbt.html

#VivirSinViolencia

#CostaRica Eva Núñez Torres nos cuenta cómo en el contexto del Covid-19, marcado por el aislamiento social y el confinamiento, la organización Casa Rara reivindica derechos desde la solidaridad y el amor.

Lee la historia aquí: https://bit.ly/3yfx5gK
🏳️‍🌈🏳️‍⚧🏳️‍🌈🏳️‍⚧

##IDAHOT2021

En #Guatemala las violencias y crímenes de odio hacia las mujeres lesbianas son invisibles y poco denunciados. El acceso a justicia para la población #LGTIBQ+ que ha sufrido agresiones limitado.
Lee, comparte, apoya: 👇🏽 http://vivirsinviolencia.org/lgbt.htm
#CambiemosLaHistoria 💚 #IDAHOT2021

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“This research sought to explore effects of the pandemic on content creators with an analysis of emerging trends as well as offering possible solutions and frameworks under the ‘new norm,” said Kennedy Mugochi, Hivos Regional Director for Southern Africa.

The effects of the pandemic have not spared critical content creators in southern Africa. It is against this background that @Hivos undertook a research to identify how creatives can adopt new ways of working in the #COVID19 context. Find out more... https://bit.ly/36UJkDx

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Happy #EuropeDay2021, @EU_TimorLeste! Thank you for the support through the #ReforsaHamutuk project to improving the capacity and lives of women survivors and victims in Timor-Leste. May the peace and unity of Europe continue to bring positive changes to the world. #EU4U

Day-2, food distribution #ACTION Program in East Lombok. Local Government involved during distribute food assistance package to sexual minority. So, Local Government realize that They(sexual minorities) need support from government during #COVID19.Financial support by @uni_eropa

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As we mark Day 2 of the #OpenGovWeek we urge #Kenya's government to entrench ''openness'' in all it's #COVID19 containment measures. @hivosroea's @NyarSouth & @mumbi_cecilia share thoughts on this opinion https://east-africa.hivos.org/opinion/calling-for-openness-in-kenyas-covid-19-management/
#OpenData
#opencontracting
@SingoeiAKorir

As we mark Day 2 of the #OpenGovWeek we urge #Kenya's government to entrench ''openness'' in all it's #COVID19 containment measures. @hivosroea's @NyarSouth & @mumbi_cecilia share thoughts on this opinion https://east-africa.hivos.org/opinion/calling-for-openness-in-kenyas-covid-19-management/
#OpenData
#opencontracting
@SingoeiAKorir

Join us on Thursday for an #IDAHOT celebratory event that will bring together #LGBTI community members + allies to share personal stories, enjoy good music and entertainment!

#FreetobeMe #LoveIsLove #IDAHOBIT #IDAHOBIT2021

@voicetweetz @hivosroea @CanHCKenya @NLinKenya

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We're saddened to learn of the passing of Felicia Elizondo, a longtime figure in the San Francisco LGBTQ community. This wonderful tribute covers a few of her many contributions to our community. 🧡🏳️‍🌈

https://www.ebar.com/news/latest_news/304996/updated:_trans_activist_and_aids_survivor_felicia_elizondo_dies

The longtime home of #LGBTQ pioneers Phyllis Lyon and Del Martin is now a city landmark! 🎉🏳️‍🌈

The couple co-founded the country's first #lesbian rights organization and, decades later, were the first same-sex couple to legally marry in California.

https://www.ebar.com/news/latest_news/304639

Thanks to @horizonsfdn for helping Bay Area LGBTQ nonprofits help vulnerable community members through the pandemic. https://twitter.com/horizonsfdn/status/1387801710803005447

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#COVID19 deepens the vulnerabilities affecting #LGBTQIA+ lives and the rise of conservative govts perpetuate persecution & violence. This #IDAHOBIT2021 we make space for a collective reflection led by diverse realities. Check out the community roundtable: https://bit.ly/3bv8pqY

The #COVID19 pandemic & its devastating consequences makes #IDAHOT particularly relevant this year.
For #trans & gender diverse people, repealing & dismantling these attacks requires us to work together in resisting, supporting and healing.
Read more: https://gate.ngo/idahot-2021-resist-support-heal/

We celebrate trans movements worldwide who are defiant, audacious, generous and caring, fighting on the frontlines to end violence & oppression. There is an urgent need for sustainable, long-term funding so our communities can do this critical, life-saving work #IDAHOBIT2021

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📣 Calling all feminist organisations & movements!
Join us, the civil society leaders of the #GenerationalEquality Action Coalition on Feminist Movements & Leadership (AC6) for this virtual dialogue to discuss priority actions of the AC6.

Op 30 mei om 16.30 uur organiseren we een online vertoning en Q&A met @IDFA van "The Magnitude of All Things" - speciaal voor onze volgers! Schrijf je in voor onze nieuwsbrief voor meer info: http://bit.ly/MCnieuwsbrief
*Let op: alleen bereikbaar van een Nederlandse IP-adres

Today is #IDAHOT, International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia. Movements continue working to make a world where everyone can express themselves fully without fear of discrimination or violence. Funding for these groups remains crucial! #fundLGBTQI #IDAHOBIT

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In 2020, our #HousingAndHomelessProgramme partners came together, across countries, to house those experiencing homelessness, prevent evictions, give emergency relief and support, and to strengthen campaigning and advocacy to ensure that everyone was safely housed. Read on here.

Congratulations to the 2021 @WorldFoodPrize Laureate Dr. Shakuntala Thilsted!

@trinidad1949 is honored for improving the quality, quantity, and availability of food through science on nutrition, fish, and #aquaticfood systems: https://bit.ly/3ezeOmI

#FoodPrize21 #OneCGIAR

We hope you'll join us live this Wednesday, 3/19, at 6pm EST for a @RoadtripNation "Do it Differently" premiere event! Ft. clips from the documentary and interviews with the road trippers, including E2E Chapter Leader @liabeatty49! https://fb.me/e/hVmjhyPOZ

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Aiming “to flip the traditional grantmaking model on its head,” our @OSIBaltimore's collaboration on @bmoreinvested is focused on racial equity, justice, and community transformation in Baltimore. https://osf.to/3ylFpf6

Restitution of cultural items is a crucial element of racial justice. Will U.S. museums step up and give back? https://osf.to/3ho7agL

Clear and convincing evidence points to ISIL committing genocide against Yazidis in Sinjar, Iraq in 2014, as shown by a @UNITAD_Iraq investigation with our grantee @situ_research. https://osf.to/3yftpLY

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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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In January, Pfizer announced that it was joining Covax, agreeing to contribute 40 million doses at a not-for-profit price. So far only 1.25 million of those doses have been shipped out, less than what Pfizer produces in a single day.
https://www.nytimes.com/2021/05/15/world/americas/covid-vaccine-patent-biden.html

Vaccine inequality is not only causing more deaths, it is prolonging the pandemic. Allowing the virus to replicate and mutate in hotspots puts the entire world at risk. No more vaccine hoarding. We need a #PeoplesVaccine. https://osf.to/2RRTwrN

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We cannot isolate the #LGBTI #hatecrimes from patriarchal values in our society. Queerphobic violence and Gender-Based Violence are intrinsically linked, note Virginia Magwaza of @OtherFoundation and Roché Kester of @outlgbt

@PresidencyZA has called out GBV. But we need more!

Representatives of the #LGBTIQ+ community in Gauteng are holding a joint press conference @VisitConHill in Johannesburg to address the recent spate of horrific murders of #LGBTIQ+ individuals in South Africa.

Check out this seminar: LGBTIQ+ Identities in Africa: Challenges and Possibilities by the Sociology, Anthropology and Development Studies @go2uj. @irantiorg @galzinf @legabiboadvo @PASSOP @lambdaMoz

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As the world grapples with the Covid-19 pandemic, a shadow pandemic of violence against women and girls is emerging around the world. Like many organisations, the @SRausingTrust's grantees are sounding the alarm: http://bit.ly/3ncmpIX

Earlier this year, SRT shared our learnings on standing with women’s rights organisations during the #COVID19 pandemic @Alliancemag #philanthropy #fundher https://www.alliancemagazine.org/blog/the-pandemic-and-its-shadow-lessons-in-standing-with-womens-rights-organisations/

Our colleagues @chiaraenroute + @behtancansfield on #feministphilanthropy and the work of #femfunds in Poland https://femfund.pl/en/

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Today is #IDAHOT, International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia. Movements continue working to make a world where everyone can express themselves fully without fear of discrimination or violence. Funding for these groups remains crucial! #fundLGBTQI #IDAHOBIT

This #IDAHOBIT, we are excited to share a round-table dialogue among movement actors & philanthropists on #LGBTQIA+ organizing, how #COVID19 affected them deeply & what #philanthropy needs to do more to build transnational solidarity. Read Part 1 here: https://bit.ly/3bv8pqY

Urgent Action Fund | Urgent Action Fund for Women’s Human Rights stands in solidarity with the Palestinians. Proud to be an ⁦@UrgentAct⁩ Board member ✊🏽 https://urgentactionfund.org/2021/05/urgent-action-fund-for-womens-human-rights-stands-in-solidarity-with-the-palestinians-in-jerusalem/?mc_cid=cab27f89ab&mc_eid=730c5aa778

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We express solidarity with India and Papua New Guinea, experiencing the deadly impact of COVID-19 pandemic, and are committed to mobilising resources and supporting women and non-binary human rights defenders. Read our statement https://bit.ly/3nKIC2O

To all the young women out there fighting for the planet and its people, THANK YOU and happy #EarthDay. Climate justice starts with her! #SheLeadsInCrisis

We celebrate the courage and leadership of indigenous women who are restoring the mangrove forests in #Nigeria's Niger Delta https://bit.ly/2RMRSYa
#EarthDay
#Afrifem

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Washirika wa muungano huu ni wanane @Galzinf, @INPUD, @SisonkeSA, @UHAIEASHRI, @AFEMENA, @ISDAOSankofa, @GNPplus, @Aidsfonds_intl na asasi nyingine za jamii ulimwenguni zinazowakilisha #JamiiYaUpinde, #WafanyaBiasharaYaNgono, #WatuWanaoWatumiaDawaZaKulevya na #WatuWanaoishiNaVVU

Jifahamishe: #LoveAlliance ni mradi mpya wa miaka tano (2021-2025), uliyo na misingi ya kujitolea bila kutetereka kulinda, kukuza na kutimiza #SRHR ulimwenguni, kuunganisha na kupaza sauti za asasi za #WatuWanaotumiaMadawaYaKulevya, #WafanyaBiasharaYaNgono na #JamiiYaUpinde

يجب أن يُنظر إلى تمثيل مجتمع الميم عين في وسائل الإعلام والرياضة والسياسة ليس فقط على أنه عمل إيجابي ولكن اعترافًا بجزء من الإنسانية

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