Development cooperation , 19.11.2012

INT/Support to Human Rights

Description

KIOS promotes the realisation of human rights work of NGOs in developing countries as human rights are defined in the human rights treaties and instruments of the United Nations and the Councilof Europe and in other correspondent regional human rights instruments. To advance this mission KIOS funds human rights projects in developing countries and is thus a direct channel of support to projects that promote the realisation of human rights of the developing countries and human rights knowledge of civil society actors. KIOS channels development cooperation funds of the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland effectively and with good quality to human rights projects of the developing countries.

Funding decision  19.11.2012

5 400 000 €

Objectives monitored by OECD's Development Assistance Committee

  • Participatory development/Good governance
  • Gender equality

Field of activity

  • Human rights 100%

Funding channel

Kansalaisjärjestöjen ihmisoikeussäätiö

Contact

keo-30

Code for the object of funding

89821801

ID

UHA2012-004168

Modified

22.08.2013