• Organization TypeFoundation

Women's Peace and Humanitarian Fund (WPHF)

The Women’s Peace & Humanitarian Fund is an innovative partnership empowering local women to be a force for crisis response and lasting peace. They galvanize support from across the globe to support the efforts of women working on the frontlines of the world’s most intractable conflicts. From Jordan to Burundi, the Solomon Islands to Colombia, they aim to amplify the voices of women and support their vital work to prevent conflict, respond to crises, and accelerate peace in their communities. Their fund has been designed to stimulate a significant shift in women’s participation and leadership in conflict and post-conflict zones through the enabling power of financing. Their primary goal is to bring about peaceful and gender equal societies. In order to achieve this goal, they work to: Support women’s participation in decision-making processes and responses related to conflict prevention, Increase women’s engagement and leadership in humanitarian action, Enhance women’s representation and leadership in formal and informal peace negotiations, Protect women and girls’ human rights, Promote women’s involvement in economic recovery of their communities
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