Programme of the ICC Trust Fund for Victims to assist victims of sexual and other forms of gender-based violence in Africa
Development cooperation , 01.11.2012

Programme of the ICC Trust Fund for Victims to assist victims of sexual and other forms of gender-based violence in Africa

Description

Addressing Sexual & Other Forms of Gender-Based Violence- Rehabilitating and Supporting Victim Survivors is a programme managed by the ICC Trust Fund for Victims. The activities of the programme focus on assisting victims and family members of crimes handled in the International Criminal Court. Genocide, crimes against humanity and war crimes fall currently under the ICC's competence. Funds for the programme are collected through voluntary contributions of states. They are addressed to self help projects, to which preparation and implementation the victims take part a partners. The objective of the Addressing Sexual & Other Forms of Gender-Based Violence- Rehabilitating and Supporting Victim Survivors is in particular to support the victims so that they would overcome their status as victims and become full members of the society. The projects supported by Finland will carried out in the Democratic Republic of Kongo, Uganda, Central African Republic and Cote d'Ivoire.

Funding decision  01.11.2012

800 000 €

Target region

Sub-Saharan Africa

Objectives monitored by OECD's Development Assistance Committee

  • Participatory development/Good governance
  • Gender equality

Field of activity

  • Legal and judicial development 20%
  • Women’s equality organisations and institutions 30%
  • Human rights 50%

Type of aid

Contributions to specific-purpose programmes and funds managed by international organisations (multilateral, INGO)

Funding channel

Kansainvälisen rikostuomioistuimen uhrirahasto

Contact

oik-10

Code for the object of funding

28923101

ID

UHA2011-007069

Modified

27.08.2013