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

Sub-Saharan Africa received $71.5 million in LGBTI funding in 2017-2018, up 40% compared with 2015-2016. Learn more: http://globalresourcesreport.org #lgbtifunding #globalresourcesreport

The Middle East and North Africa received $7.2 million in LGBTI funding in 2017-2018, up 7% compared with 2015-2016. Learn more: http://globalresourcesreport.org #lgbtifunding
#globalresourcesreport

Latin America and the Caribbean received $38 million in LGBTI funding in 2017-2018, up 97% compared with 2015-2016. Learn more: http://globalresourcesreport.org #lgbtifunding #globalresourcesreport

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Over 70,000 people in Mexico have been "disappeared" by cartels. We are incredibly proud to support las Rastreadoras, a group of mothers dedicated to the heartbreaking search for their missing loved ones. https://bit.ly/33ukdGG

For an organization that must promote human rights for the most vulnerable people, @USAID’s hiring of people who are misogynistic, Islamophobic, xenophobic, homophobic, & transphobic is deeply troubling.

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ORAM's amazing Programme Officer, Anna Fontanini, shares with SPEAK some of the difficulties LGBTIQ individuals face while fleeing their country!
#LGBT #LGBTIQ #refugees #speak #standwithlgbtrefugees

https://blog.speak.social/refugees/

When trans people go to the polls to vote, it is an act of courage that many people may take for granted. Trans people’s voices are essential to our collective future.
http://www.newnownext.com/voting-while-trans-plus-one-the-id/06/2020/

A lot of schools are back in session this month. Remember to prioritize your wellness as classes start up! Our Queer & Trans Wellness Pack is still available to help you: http://ht.ly/stoG30r1Y82.

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We know that when we uplift self-led groups & engage in responsive grantmaking with unrestricted, long-term support, we resource movements to build capacity, strengthen coalitions & envision solutions that bring about lasting change. #ResourceResilience https://buff.ly/3ijA4vY

Oportunidad de consultoría con @AstraeaUpdates & @MamaCash 👇🏼

💼 LBQ* Philanthropic Advocacy Project Coordinator
📍 Remoto 🌎🌍🌏
💰 8400 USD aprox.
🗓️ Fecha límite para aplicar – 26 de agosto
📋 Convocatoria – https://tinyurl.com/y29gffda

*mujeres lesbianas, bi, queer 🌈

The French translation of our #HealingJustice report is live! Check out the full version of the report: https://buff.ly/2P87n8I

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It's been a real joy to run these for @64M_Artists Fourth round in October now on sale ... places limited so get in quick. Online group facilitation training that's participatory, creative and inclusive! 💡 https://twitter.com/64M_Artists/status/1291663217824014336

We are very excited to be working with some of the artists from The Artist in Time for National Day of Arts in Care Homes on 24 September #AICH2020. We will be sharing activity resources based on their practice on the day on our website https://bit.ly/3koJQP1 @NAPAlivinglife https://twitter.com/baring_found/status/1291648106971496448

I try to tell people when they go, ‘Oh, I’d love to be able to do that.’ I say, ‘Well, you can.’ There’s nothing very special there. It’s just a load of lines." Bud Edmondson with @WolvArtGallery, one of 20 artists born before 1950 in The Artist in Time: https://baringfoundation.org.uk/blog-post/have-a-go/

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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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Disability activist and Black Panther, Brad Lomax, delivered 3 meals a day to participants of the historic 504 sit-ins. Lomax knew disability rights are tied to Black rights.

Learn more about @CripCampFilm below.

#DisabilityJustice #JourneyToInclusion

https://bit.ly/3gBOLKa

What role should philanthropy play in reducing inequality? On “The Economist Asks”, @AnneMcElvoy talks to @Darrenwalker about his journey from poor rural Texas to president of @FordFoundation https://econ.trib.al/CfCFASN

Biodiversity is:
🌳Fossil fuel storage
🧬 Modern medicine
✊Indigenous heritage
🌽Abundant food
🌊Climate change resilience

We NEED to protect it. #Biodiversity2020.
https://bit.ly/2XCDYrJ

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Descubra cómo @SEIRN brinda apoyo de respuesta rápida a inmigrantes y otras comunidades marginadas y cultiva espacios para el desarrollo del liderazgo y la acción colectiva para construir comunidades justas e inclusivas. https://www.seirn.org/bienvenidxs

Learn how @IPACC_Africa fosters a network of solidarity among and with the Indigenous peoples of Africa.
https://www.ipacc.org.za/sustain-a-regional-indigenous-peoples-network/

“Movements cannot be sustained without intergenerational knowledge-sharing and the emergence of new generations of leadership.”

Learn how @GirlDetermined mobilizes and connects girls across Burma to catalyze change in their communities. https://justassociates.org/sites/justassociates.org/files/jass_sea_report_jan_2019_e-version.pdf?platform=hootsuite @jass4justice

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In #Uganda, remote learning is leaving vulnerable children behind. See how Fund-supported #childrensrights groups are working at the national and local levels to improve access to education during #covid19. https://bit.ly/3kjCRqx #fromthefrontlines

"From protests to the pandemic, the events of 2020 have fully exposed how institutionalized inequality plays out in times of crisis."

Read our CEO, Regan Ralph, on the importance of dismantling inequality in responding to #COVID19 in @Alliancemag.
https://www.alliancemagazine.org/blog/dismantling-inequality-must-be-part-of-the-pandemic-response/

VIDEO: Watch how @karenwomenorg is empowering women from #Myanmar's Karen ethnic minority to transform their communities & realize their vision of a fair & equal future.
https://globalhumanrights.org/videos/empowering-women-in-myanmar/

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For International Day of the World’s Indigenous People on Sunday, we celebrate the work of @ApibOficial, which has helped Indigenous peoples of the Amazon defend their rightful ownership to the forestland. Read more here.

Research shows that creating a circular economy offers a $4.5 trillion economic opportunity by avoiding waste.

@davidBmcginty and @PACEcircular share 3 ways to get there ⬇️

https://www.wri.org/blog/2020/08/how-to-circular-economy

Ever wondered about where ketchup came from? So did Science Friday's Science Diction. Listen to the podcast while you take a #walk today! http://ow.ly/xbgF50ARIJa #TheWalkingClassroom #walklistenlearn

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Third Wave is seeking an individual to join our team this fall! The Donor Organizing Associate will play a critical role in the success of our fundraising program. Candidates may be based anywhere in the US & territories. Deadline to apply is 8/31. http://thirdwavefund.org/joinourteam.html

European Commission just published a comprehensive report on legal gender recognition procedures and their impacts on the lives of #trans people in the EU.

This is a great resource prepared by experts in consultation with ILGA-Europe and other LGBTI orgs: https://ec.europa.eu/info/sites/info/files/legal_gender_recognition_in_the_eu_the_journeys_of_trans_people_towards_full_equality_web.pdf

Only a few seats left for #SkillsForChange Workshop 2: Crafting Call-For-Action For Public Campaigning by #weareAPTN with these excellent resource persons! Have you signed up yet? Registration closes tomorrow, 6/8, at 12pm Bangkok time. Sign up now at http://bit.ly/aptn-public-campaign.

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The people of Beirut & beyond urgently need us to support them generously & in all the ways we can. 

100% of your gift to Global Fund for Women will go directly to feminist groups in Lebanon to provide funding to where they need it most. Join us & donate: https://bit.ly/TwBD08

Global Fund for Women's new strategic plan seeks to equip movements with resources to drive meaningful change. Our goals:
1. Movements Lead 
2. Transition Thoughtfully
3. Offer Paths to Better Giving  
5. Practice What We Preach 
6. Partner with Purpose
https://www.globalfundforwomen.org/announcing-new-strategic-plan-latanya-letter/

In her new letter, @LatanyaFrett announces our new strategic plan, which charts our way forward as we double down on supporting intersectional gender justice movements across the globe. Now is the time to support rising people power to accelerate change. https://www.globalfundforwomen.org/announcing-new-strategic-plan-latanya-letter/

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Great news! The Amazon Indigenous Health Route - an initiative of our All Eyes on the Amazon program - won the @SDSNAmazonia award, a recognition to innovative and sustainable solutions to address the impacts of #COVID19 in the Amazon. https://alleyesontheamazon.org/amazon-indigenous-health-route-winner-of-sdsn-award/

Congratulations to our Stephanie Muchai (@parchedoasis): a passionate champion of #opengovernment! We thank her for her fantastic work @hivosroea as lead of the https://openupcontracting.org/ program. More about her here: https://www.hivos.org/news/stephanie-muchai-a-passionate-champion-of-open-government/

To involve marginalised groups in #FoodSystems transformation & #ClimateAction, @hivos & @IIED say governments should:

🗣️ Strengthen the voices of citizens
🌱 Invest in diverse, climate-resilient production
🤝 Empower smaller, local players

Via @ipsnews:
http://www.ipsnews.net/2020/07/involve-marginalized-groups-make-food-systems-climate-resilient/

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La Ruta de Salud Indígena Amazónica es posible gracias a la acción colaborativa con @coicaorg, @confeniae1, #PSHA, #FENASHP, #NAE, #AlianzaCeibo, #FDA, @udapt_oficial, @USFQ_Ecuador, @OPSECU, @u_ikiam y @salud_ec👏👏

¡Gracias a @SDSNAmazonia por el reconocimiento!

Con mucho orgullo compartimos que hoy, la #RutadeSaludIndígenaAmazónica ganó el Premio @SDSNAmazonia, un importante reconocimiento a buenas prácticas y soluciones sostenibles para responder al #Covid19 en comunidades indígenas de la Amazonía🌿

Más aquí: https://bit.ly/PremioSDSNAmazonia

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El próximo martes 11 de agosto, en el marco del #DiaInternacionalDeLaJuventud, conversaremos con activistas de #Guatemala, #Perú, #Argentina y #Honduras para conocer sobre su labor en la defensa de los #DDHH

Actividad vía Facebook Live.

👇👇👇👇👇

https://bit.ly/3gAABcj

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In a new Oped @EcoMatser @HivosEnergy highlights the role of the communities in the clean cooking transition. Investments must be channeled into well-targeted measures that enable people in driving this change and make it happen. https://greeninclusiveenergy.org/clean-cooking-transition-pathways-as-seen-by-kenyan-villagers/ @hivos

#SRHR is related to multiple human rights, including the right to life, the right to be free from torture, the right to health, the right to privacy, the right to education and the prohibition of discrimination. @cafesrhr @hivos

The Green and Inclusive Energy (GIE) programme is Hivos’ five-year strategic partnership with the Dutch government @energia_org & @IIED, launched in 2016 to help alleviate the energy poverty situation in Southern Africa. Watch full conversation here https://youtu.be/8_PTaTQrOxQ

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Today the British Embassy Jakarta & @KementerianESDM launched Mentari program. Within a consortium, Hivos, Palladium, Castlerock & ECA will deliver this 4-year program funded by #UKProsperityFund (@UKinIndonesia) for an inclusive economic growth via #renewableenergy development.

Mentari will use low carbon energy to empower women and disadvantaged groups. 💪👩‍👩‍👧‍👦🌞

@DubesInggris @HivosROSEA @ecanw6 @PalladiumImpact #Castlerock

We have a new program, called ACTION, to support marginalized and high-risk populations affected by the Covid-19 pandemic in Indonesia. https://sea.hivos.org/news/hivos-and-partners-to-tackle-covid-19-in-indonesia-with-team-eu/

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Our very own @parchedoasis has been appointed as a member of @opengovpart’s Steering Committee.
We wish her good tidings as she continues to propel open governance

@MendiNjonjo of @hivosroea we ought to get around to issues of power balance in Grantmaking in terms of inclusive and participatory process to bring on board implementors of all shades. https://twitter.com/FCSTZ/status/1290910453229654016

Our hearts break for the people of #Beirut and all #Lebanon. You were already hit hard by multiple crises - and now this utter devastation. We stand by you all and extend our deepest condolences to those who have lost loved ones.

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Don't miss our Executive Director Barbara Hodgen, @lgbtqoakland Executive Director Joe Hawkins, and @horizonsfdn President Roger Doughty talk about the future of LGBTQ+ non-profits on a special episode of Out In The Bay

https://www.outinthebay.org/how-will-lgbtq-non-profits-survive-covid/

Here's how local officials have taken action. https://www.sfgate.com/news/article/Defund-the-police-sf-oakland-berkeley-san-jose-15444031.php

This is incredible news! | via @dustingardiner https://www.sfchronicle.com/politics/article/California-will-track-coronavirus-toll-on-15440375.php

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Third Wave is seeking an individual to join our team this fall! The Donor Organizing Associate will play a critical role in the success of our fundraising program. Candidates may be based anywhere in the US & territories. Deadline to apply is 8/31. http://thirdwavefund.org/joinourteam.html

European Commission just published a comprehensive report on legal gender recognition procedures and their impacts on the lives of #trans people in the EU.

This is a great resource prepared by experts in consultation with ILGA-Europe and other LGBTI orgs: https://ec.europa.eu/info/sites/info/files/legal_gender_recognition_in_the_eu_the_journeys_of_trans_people_towards_full_equality_web.pdf

Only a few seats left for #SkillsForChange Workshop 2: Crafting Call-For-Action For Public Campaigning by #weareAPTN with these excellent resource persons! Have you signed up yet? Registration closes tomorrow, 6/8, at 12pm Bangkok time. Sign up now at http://bit.ly/aptn-public-campaign.

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Katswe Sisterhood: the trouble-makers EVERY society need. The group advocates for sexual health and reproductive rights in their communities, tackling taboo issues that marginalise women and girls. https://bit.ly/3fvIA9b

‘We will fight it to the end.’ - Mine Akarsu from Mor Çatı Women’s Shelter Foundation. Read the whole article by @5Harfliler about what it means if Turkey were to withdraw from the #IstanbulConvention. @mamacash @NLWomensrights @BTahzibLie @ministerBlok

http://www.5harfliler.com/mine-akarsu-istanbul-convention/

Mama Cash has been selected in the ‘COVID-19 Appeal’ report by @joinkinder and @Rabobank Charity Management. The ‘COVID-19 Appeal’ is a collection of Dutch based non-profit organisations that have taken great measures in the fight against #COVID19.https://bit.ly/33E8F3R

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For International Day of the World’s Indigenous People on Sunday, we celebrate the work of @ApibOficial, which has helped Indigenous peoples of the Amazon defend their rightful ownership to the forestland. Read more here.

Research shows that creating a circular economy offers a $4.5 trillion economic opportunity by avoiding waste.

@davidBmcginty and @PACEcircular share 3 ways to get there ⬇️

https://www.wri.org/blog/2020/08/how-to-circular-economy

Ever wondered about where ketchup came from? So did Science Friday's Science Diction. Listen to the podcast while you take a #walk today! http://ow.ly/xbgF50ARIJa #TheWalkingClassroom #walklistenlearn

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The pharmaceutical industry has long put profits before patients and uses publicly-funded research to enrich itself. That's why we're working during this crucial time to guarantee accessible and affordable COVID-19 treatments and vaccines. https://osf.to/2XcVh2s

What do an architect, a designer, and a weapons specialist have to offer those around the world who are organizing for human rights? The answer should scare authoritarian and would-be strongman leaders all over the world. https://osf.to/3jVMThA

Every summer since the 1990s, toxic smog has descended over Southeast Asia as raging tropical forest and peatland fires in Indonesia spill over into Malaysia and Singapore. This year, this smog could exacerbate the number of coronavirus deaths. https://osf.to/30ZcZYg

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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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COVID-19 has placed unprecedented strain on essential workers from doctors and nurses to delivery works and care workers—who are disproportionately women and girls. Learn more about how we’re investing in workers and pro-labor reforms: https://osf.to/310NJkz

In Face of Pandemic & Protests Against Police Violence, Brazil Temporarily Halts Raids in Favelas

It’s temporary & poorly enforced but first step in overcoming decades of brutality.

Credit to ⁦@CPapo_Reto⁩ ⁦@redesdamare⁩ ⁦@movimentos_⁩ https://foreignpolicy.com/2020/07/27/brazil-halts-police-raids-in-favelas/

Whatever you think of immigration, put it aside: To beat Covid, we MUST include all immigrants in our response—giving them access to testing, health care, vaccine, aid.

Instead, this: “They are too afraid to ask for services."

https://www.latimes.com/california/story/2020-07-28/coronavirus-ravages-californias-central-valley-following-a-cruel-and-familiar-path @ronlin @MelodyGutierrez

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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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EHRAC receive Middlesex University Project of the Year Award for their work with Forensic Architecture on digital evidence for Human Rights cases gathered using machine learning @EHRAC_hq
https://www.sigrid-rausing-trust.org/Impact/Latest-News

[Read📰] "The chaos that became the NSNP was completely avoidable had there been timely and effective communication between various levels of the @DBE_SA and schools." #SchoolMealsNow @SECTION27news @EElawcentre

https://www.dailymaverick.co.za/article/2020-07-29-the-unsung-heroes-and-heroines-of-the-national-school-nutrition-programme-victory/#gsc.tab=0

❗️@DBE_SA has simply failed to ensure that learners with disabilities are adequately supported

@UPChildLaw represented by the EELC has filed an application to compel the @DBE_SA to live up to its own motto of “No child left behind!”.

#SafeSpecialSchools #LeftBehindAgain

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What do #GrassrootsSolutions look like in practice? Glad you asked!

⚖️ They may look like @UrgentAct partner @labucketbrigade and #RISEStJames resisting environmental racism in #CancerAlley Louisiana

“People with disabilities must have a seat at the table”, says Raja Abdullah Almasabi as she demands greater protection in times of conflict for disability rights defenders!

Click the ⛓ and read more 👇🏽 https://trib.al/eW5pMct

The #UrgentActionFunds consortium was made for difficult times like these✊🏽

Together we aim to #SustainFeministActivismWorldwide in the face of the current health and social crisis. Read our statement to learn how our consortium is responding 📝

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#Announcement 📢 The Feminist Republik is excited to be in collaboration with the African Ecofeminists Collective for a virtual gathering, The Politics of Regeneration- Beyond Survival and Resistance. "What are our freedom dreams and how can our movements experience liberation?”

As #UrgentActionFunds we operate under constant crises, always placing care at the center. 🐚🌿

We keep sustaining feminist activism worldwide, in order to face the COVID-19 pandemic✨✊🏾.

Read this #PublicStatement and get to know about #UAFs response to the current crisis.👇🏿

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Want to learn more about how #COVID19 is impacting women globally? Check out these resources from a group of researchers & advocates who are studying this in countries like Nigeria, Kenya and the DRC @ffcrdc @kebetkachewomen @lokiakawomen @GreengrantsFund @UAFAfrica @WoMin2015 https://twitter.com/Gender_COVID19/status/1287666067477848064

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Would you like to join us in working to achieve equality, dignity and justice for sexual and gender minorities and sex workers across Eastern Africa?
Here are some of the opportunities that are currently open at UHAI;

Peer Grants Cycle 2020

"...informed by our consultation and learning, we have adopted the following facilitative strategies..."
https://mailchi.mp/9abfa27c1e5a/peer-grants-cyclesubventions-de-pairsruzuku-5488005

Would you like to join us in working to achieve equality, dignity and justice for sexual and gender minorities and sex workers across Eastern Africa?

Here are some of the opportunities that are currently open at UHAI; please share widely!

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