INT/Global Women Deliver 2016 Conference; support to developing country participation
Development cooperation , 13.04.2016

INT/Global Women Deliver 2016 Conference; support to developing country participation

Description

Women Deliver is a leading global advocate for health, rights and wellbeing of girls and women, with a particular focus on sexual and reproductive health and rights. The organization will convene it's fourth global conference in Copenhagen May 2016. The conference will bring together some 6 000 decision makers, influencers, advocates and private sector representatives. The conference provides them with evidence, inspiration, advocacy tools, knowledge and networks to make progress on SDGs. WD has requested funding from Finland for scholarships for young people from developing countries. With a support of 270.000 Euros 90-100 young representatives will have their airfares, rooms, per diems, ground transportation etc paid.

Funding decision  13.04.2016

270 000 €

Target region

Developing countries

Objectives monitored by OECD's Development Assistance Committee

  • Gender equality
  • Participatory development/Good governance

Field of activity

  • Women’s equality organisations and institutions 50%
  • Reproductive health care 50%

Type of aid

Project-type interventions

Special target group

  • women
  • girls
  • youth

Funding channel

Women Deliver

Contact

keo-20

Code for the object of funding

89891001

ID

UHA2016-001499

Modified

25.04.2016