The 2014 Stars Impact Awards are now open!

November 27, 2013 15:0420 comments
The 2014 Stars Impact Awards are now open!

Stars Foundation was founded in 2001 with the vision of transforming the lives of  disadvantaged children and their communities globally. We believe effective local organisations are best placed to respond to the needs of children in their care, and that well-managed organisations should be given the flexibility and support to […]

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The Tiet Foundation has officially began its first grant-making cycle

October 4, 2013 13:075 comments
The Tiet Foundation has officially began its first grant-making cycle

The Tiet Foundation has officially began its first grant-making cycle. The Foundation supports high-impact, low-cost, and innovative ideas in addressing pressing human rights issues around the world.  We define human rights broadly—may it be issues related to family planning in Cambodia, HIV/AIDS prevention in Zambia, or lack of educational opportunities […]

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New programme: Research for Inclusive Development

September 23, 2013 18:180 comments

New programme: Research for Inclusive Development Today, WOTRO Science for Global Development and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands launch the new programme Research for Inclusive Development in Sub-Saharan Africa. It provides funding for research that investigates how the current growth of many African economies can be guided […]

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Nomination call for UNESCO-Hamdan Prize 2013-2014

August 2, 2013 15:261 comment
Nomination call for UNESCO-Hamdan Prize 2013-2014

The third edition of the UNESCO-Hamdan bin Rashid Al-Maktoum Prize for Outstanding Practice and Performance in Enhancing the Effectiveness of Teachers has opened the call for nominations. The prize is awarded every two years and it recognizes initiatives that contribute to improving educational practices around the world, with priority given […]

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U.S. Embassy Awards Over Three Million Grants to 15 Gambian Organisations

July 11, 2013 12:400 comments
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On, July 8, 2013 at a signing ceremony held at the American Corner on Kairaba Avenue, the United States Embassy in Banjul awarded D 3,800,000 to 15 Gambian Organisations. The grants, according to officials, are part of the three recurring US State Department Initiative and which are the Ambassador Self […]

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Namibia and the Global Fund Sign U.S.$100 Million Grant Agreement

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press release Windhoek — The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria today signed agreements with Namibia for US$91.6 million to further support the national HIV response and US$8.5 million for malaria programs. “We are very pleased to be signing these grants, which will allow us to continue to […]

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