Photo of the Month: April 2017

This April, we want to share a tiny glimpse of a few FRIDA faces together in a single frame. A few weeks ago, we organized ‘Happy Hour: Decolonising Philanthropy‘ in Seattle, United States, to talk more about FRIDA’s model of participatory grantmaking, the changing trends in philanthropy and the inspiring work of young feminists around the world […]

Event @ COP22: Climate change and young women´s leadership

FRIDA and the Central American Women’s Fund are excited to present our side-event at the COP22 on November 14th: ‘Climate change and young women´s leadership: links, opportunities, challenges and experiences from the field’ Click on the image below for more details on the event and speakers: This round table will bring together young feminist activists […]

Building Feminist Futures: FRIDA at the 13th AWID Forum, Brazil

We are very excited to announce that the FRIDA community will play an active role at the 13th AWID Forum in September 2016 in Bahia, Brazil. This international forum is a key space for young feminist activists to share innovation and energy from all corners of the world. It is a safe space to connect, […]

Celebrating FRIDA’s 5th birthday!

On August 10, 2016, FRIDA celebrated five years of being the only youth led fund focused exclusively on supporting and strengthening the young feminist movement with our San Francisco supporters. It was a night of music, cake and magic. Thank you so much to those who were able to attend! Shilo Shiv Suleman from The Fearless Collective […]

60th CSW: 2016 Young Feminist Caucus Statement

Preamble We are a diverse group of young feminist advocates, gathered in New York at the Sixtieth Session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW), working for gender, reproductive, economic, ecological, and social justice and political transformation. We applaud the commitments governments have made under the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action and […]

FRIDA at the 60th United Nations Commission for the Status of Women

The sixtieth session of the Commission on the Status of Women is scheduled to take place at the United Nations Headquarters in New York from 14 to 24 March 2016. This year’s CSW has the theme of women’s empowerment and its link to sustainable development.  You can read more about this annual event organized by […]

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Africa Convening: some critical thinking, sharing and reflections

FRIDA held its first ever regional convening for grantee partners in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) in Nairobi, Kenya from the 11th – 13th August 2015: an exciting and rare opportunity that brought together 9 of the 10 grantee groups in the region (all from different countries), with two participants from each group. Five of us from […]

Webinar on how to develop a proposal for FRIDA’s call 2015

Dear friends, We are very glad to invite you to the Webinar: How to prepare a proposal for the FRIDA | The Young Feminist Fund’s Call for Proposals? The main goal of the webinar is sharing with you some tools that could be helpful for the elaboration of your proposals and also to inform you […]

FRIDA @ World Social Forum, Tunisia 2015

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CSW Parallel Event: FRIDA & Resurj Panel Discussion on Young Feminist Activists and SRHR

From limited access to comprehensive sexual and reproductive health services, lack of bodily autonomy, and a wide range of human rights violations, young women currently face several challenges in all spheres of their lives. This event will bring together young feminists activists to share strategies of how they are responding to these realities, from the grassroots […]

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