Economy / Employment - - International

Only one percent of gender equality funding is going to women's organisations - why?

23.07.2019 / Created by (EMWF)

This article discusses the financial promises made by the countries of the world during the last two years to support gender equality, and briefly shows how and why only 1% of this money goes to women’s and feminist organizations.

The article also highlights the importance of supporting and funding these organizations as evidence shows they are the best positions actors in terms of advancing the equality agenda. It also stresses the need for the donors’ long-established funding models to change.


  • Type of publication : Article
  • Author : Kasia Staszewka, Tenzin Dolker and Kellea Miller
  • Publishing house : The Guardian
  • Publication date : 2019
  • Number of pages : 2
  • Language : English


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