Results so far

The fund has established the Sex Rights Africa network, a networking hub to share evidence and strengthen action to realize sexual and reproductive health rights (SRHR) for all in Southern Africa and globally. It helped initiate Katswe sisterhood’s successful Happy Flow Campaignin Zimbabwe on improved access to menstrual health for girls and supported CISE in Malawi to get more than 10 previously married girls back in school.

Period & budget

2018 – 2021, $ USD 9, 326, 190. 60 (SIDA)

2017- 2019, $ USD 400, 000.00 (Ford Foundation)

Donors and partners

Embassy of Sweden Zambia (SIDA) and FORD Foundation (donors); Community Initiative for Social Empowerment (CISE Malawi), Panos Institute for Southern Africa, Gateway Health Institute (GHI), Rozaria Memorial Trust (RMT), The Regional Psychosocial Support Initiative (REPSSI), Women’s Coalition of Zimbabwe (WCOZ), Girls Empowerment Network (GENET) Malawi, Grass Root Soccer (GRS) Zambia, Sex Rights Africa Network, Real Open Opportunities for Transformation Support (ROOTS) Africa, Bridges of Hope

Collaborating Partners:

AIDS Foundation South Africa (AFSA), Katswe Sisterhood, Pan Africa ILGA (PAI), SAfAIDS, Students and Youth Working on reproductive Health Action Team (SAYWHAT) and Women Deliver