Community Update

World Pulse Toolkits Available!

At World Pulse, we recognize the need for ongoing learning—for you and for your community! Our toolkits are all available here.

We are especially excited to share our signature Citizen Journalism and Digital Empowerment Curriculum. Start learning today!

Offer: Mama Cash Fund Call for Proposals - Land, Property, Inheritance Rights

APPLY HERE

Mama Cash accepts proposals for funding from women’s rights groups that work on natural resource rights, and/or on issues of land, property and inheritance rights. Mama Cash also welcomes applications of groups of girls and trans people in line with our selection criteria.

Proposals must be received by 1 July 2014.

What work can we support?

We accept proposals for funding from women’s groups that work on:

· Women’s inheritance rights

· Women’s land and property rights

· Women’s right to water and/or other natural resources

· Women’s right to food security

· Land grabbing

· Countering the negative impact of extractive industries on (Indigenous) people’s land and resources and on the environment

· Countering the negative impact of large-scale development projects, for example those related to infrastructure or agro-business

· Increasing women’s decision-making in matters of land, property and inheritance

· Increasing women’s decision-making in matters of natural resource management

Groups working on these issues may use different strategies, such as advocacy, capacity building, public education or alliance forming across movements. Mama Cash cannot support groups whose main strategies are income-generating activities, micro-credit programmes, academic research, or social and health care service provision.

Mama Cash funding can be used to cover core costs of organisations (for example office rent, salaries, volunteer stipends and staff training). Activities or project costs can also be part of a Mama Cash grant. Mama Cash priorities organisations with annual operating budgets under 200,000 euros.

Who can we support?

Mama Cash supports organisations and initiatives (not individuals or businesses) that:

· Have the promotion of women’s, girls’ and/or trans people’s human rights as their primary mission, and not just as the focus of one of their programmes

· Work from a feminist and/or women’s rights perspective

· Are self-led by the women, girls and/or trans people they serve

· Are not based in the United States or Canada

· Push for structural and fundamental change

· Want to grow in influence, power, and/or scale in order to implement their long-term strategy for achieving the structural change they wish to make happen

· Have politics and practices that are inclusive and foster alliances with women, girls and/or trans people at the margins of societies and movements

· Are connected to other organisations in women’s rights and/or other social justice movements

More elaborate information on our criteria and on what we do and do not fund is available from our website.

How can you apply?

Your organisation or group can fill in the Mama Cash Letter of Interest (LOI) form. This form is available in six languages: English, Spanish, French, Russian, Portuguese, and Dutch. The attachments to this message contain the same LOI form in each of these six languages.

Send your filled LOI form in any of these languages to barbara@mamacash.org no later than 1 July 2014. All applicants will receive Mama Cash’s reply to their proposal by 1 September 2014.

Do you have further questions before you decide whether to apply or not? Please contact us via

barbara@mamacash.org.

Downloads

Comments

DAVID CUBAKA's picture

we welcome this opportunity

Thanks a lot for this opportunity offered by Mama Cash
as far as my country the DRC is concerned we welcome this opportunity for Increasing women’s decision-making in matters of natural resource management and Countering the negative impact of large-scale development projects nor extractive industries on (Indigenous) people’s land and resources and on the environment ,

DAVID

MWINJA's picture

Thank you

We are happy to find this opportunity and we become aware, our country is affected by this offer will do anything to participate.
thank you

MWAMINI's picture

Hello Mrs Delphine, it is

Hello Mrs Delphine, it is with pleasure that we receive this opportinuté offered to women
We are an association of women and girls at risk, we are concerned because the project is part of our activities. Please send us the form to fill in French

Evelyne

delphine criscenzo's picture

Bonjour

Bonjour Evelyn,

Malheureusement, je ne sais pas si il y a un formulaire en Francais. Cette opportunite viens de Mama Cssh, il vous foudrez donc contacter leur bureau avec cette question. Voici l'email de la personne qui peut repondre a votre question: barbara@mamacash.org.
Merci bien.

Delphine Criscenzo
Online Training Coordinator
World Pulse
www.worldpulse.com

MWAMINI's picture

Bonjour Madame Delphine! Suis

Bonjour Madame Delphine!
Suis très contente de lire votre replique ,vraiment suis très interesseée de vous et je vais le contacter pour avoir cette formulaire en français,

Merci et au plaisir.

Evelyne

Desire KASOLE's picture

Merci

Bonjour.

Nous disons bienvenue à cette opportunité issue de MamaCash afin de permettre l'autonomisation des femmes et jeunes filles. Nous allons nous jeter à l’eau et attendre une suite favorable.
Pour l’asbl ALPPROSO
Désiré KASOLE

Désiré

Lwesso's picture

c'est tres bon

Nous vous remercions pour cette opportunite

Ezechiel

Magazine »

Read global coverage through women's eyes

Letters to a Better World

Letters to a Better World

Campaigns »

Be heard at influential forums

WWW: Women Weave the Web

WWW: Women Weave the Web

Programs »

Help us train women citizen journalists

World Pulse Voices of Our Future

World Pulse Voices of Our Future

Blog »

Read the latest from World Pulse headquarters

World Pulse Launches our Inaugural Community Advisory Board!

World Pulse Launches our Inaugural Community Advisory Board!

Partners »

Join forces with our wide network of partners

Nobel Women's Initiative

Nobel Women's Initiative