Collaborative Funding / Grantmaking Practice / Human Rights Defenders / Human Rights Issue

In Focus: Grantmaking on the Frontlines of Human Rights and Democracy Struggles in Zimbabwe

Contributed by Briggs Bomba, Project Director, Zimbabwe Alliance – For more than a decade, Zimbabweans have been struggling for democracy, decent livelihoods and basic human rights against a political elite determined to hold on to power and privilege at all costs. Heroic activism and international solidarity has put the Zimbabwe regime on the back foot. … Continue reading

Grantmaking Practice / IHRFG Events

Learnings from IHRFG’s Sri Lanka Telebriefing

By Ann Hoang, Community Manager at the Asian Philanthropy Forum — cross posted from the Asian Philanthropy Forum Last Thursday’s teleconference by the International Human Rights Funders Group and EDGE Funders Alliance on the state of Sri Lankan civil society painted a sobering picture of the critical needs still unmet there. While several issues were … Continue reading