Find FRIDA @ AWID Forum


We’re so excited to finally be here at the AWID Forum! There’s lots going on but below you’ll find all the events that FRIDA | The Young Feminist Fund is organizing, co-hosting or presenting at.

Come find us to learn more about FRIDA’s mission, our work with young feminists and our participative grant-making model. We’d love to meet you!

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Thursday September 8th

Resource Mobilization Engagement Lab

Resource Mobilization for Girls & Young Women: Putting the fun in fundraising & breaking fears. Discuss challenging your fears around fundraising, breaking the habit of avoiding resource mobilization, transforming the donor-grantee relationships & the mindset around how we perceive donors & money. Learn about FRIDA’s “Resource Mobilization Toolkit for Girls & Young Women”, a kit with tips, tools, skills & information to emerging young, feminist groups that want to improve their resource mobilization capacities.
Time: 7:50 – 08:50am
Location: Resource Moblization Hub

Artivism & LBT Session with Astraea
From infographics to hashtags, from direct action to community events, LGBTQI young feminists across the globe continue to be at the forefront of multiple tactics to strategize, engage and mobilize their communities. The session will explore opportunities, strategies and challenges to leverage resources for LGBTQI young feminist organizing.
Time: 11:00-13:30
Location: Young Feminist Hub

Artivism Space
FRIDA grantee Chouf talks about their feminist festival
Time: 11:00 – 11:30

How can funders most effectively support young feminist, trans* and sex worker movements?
With Red Umbrella and UHAI
Time: 11:00-12:30pm
Location: Ala Terra – Bahia 3

Feminist Tech Hub
“Intelligent social media data how to secure data online” by Margaret Njuhi (ENG) SKIRTS Foundation
Time: 11.30 am-12 pm
Location: “Ideas Adapt” space within the fiX hub


Friday September 9th

Artivism Space
FRIDA grantee Giuvlipen performance
Time: 11:00 – 11:30

FRIDA Donor Hours
Time: 13:15 – 14:15
Location: Resource Mobilisation Hub

Inter-generational Dialogue
A panel FRIDA is co-organising an inter-generational dialogue with Madre.
Time: 2:30 – 4:00 pm
Location: TBC

FRIDA 5th Birthday Celebration
Celebrating 5 years of FRIDA with feminist friends and allies.
Time: 20:00 – 21:00
Location: TBC


Saturday September 10th

FRIDA Donor Hours
Time: 13:15 – 14:15
Location: Resource Mobilisation Hub

Feminist Tech Hub
“Women’s stories are important and storytelling transforms women’s perspective towards femininity” by Ariane Corniani (PORT) Minas Programme
Time: 12.30 pm-1 pm
Location: “Ideas Adapt” space within the fiX hub.