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UN Trust Fund to End Violence against Women: NGO Atina one of the grantees in 2018

UN Trust Fund to End Violence against Women: Grantees, 21st cycle (2018) 

Summaries of grants awarded for the 21st grant-making cycle

In 2017, the UN Trust Fund received 1,301 applications from 109 countries and territories for a total value requested of $528 million. In total, 31 organizations in 25 countries and territories for a total amount of USD 11 million were awarded grants for the 21st grant-making cycle.

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Civil society advocates forge recommendations ahead of World Humanitarian Summit in Istanbul

“Rethink your policies and decisions: They force refugee women and girls into the criminal underground economy and into smugglers’ hands. The people we see are not economic migrants. Many are simply trying to save their lives. They have no alternatives except to flee. Think about this, and act.” —Jelena Hrnjk, Atina, an NGO which provides direct support to hundreds of refugee women and girls, particularly those who’ve suffered gender-based violence and human trafficking, in Belgrade, Serbia. 

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