Our Natural Resource Governance and Climate Justice Call for Proposals is Open

Urgent Action Fund-Africa is a feminist, pan African, rapid response Fund, committed to transforming power relations through resourcing African feminists and womn[1] human rights defenders and their formations as an act of solidarity. We are a part of the …




The Double Jeopardy of Inequality and COVID-19 Lockdown.

UAF-Africa is working with feminist and women’s rights organisations across Africa to provide an inclusive response to the COVID-19 pandemic and also working with feminist psychiatrists to look into the mental health impact of the pandemic on African women. In…



رسالة تضامن ودعم من صندوق النقد الطارئ لحقوق المرأة في أفريقيا (UAF-Africa) بشأن فيروس كورونا ’’كوفيد 19‘‘

أصبحت تأثيرات فيروس كورونا المعروف باسم ’’كوفيد 19‘‘ محسوسة في جميع أنحاء العالم، حيث يواصل انتشاره في جميع أنحاء العالم بطريقة غير مسبوقة. ففي قارة أفريقيا، أكد 33 من بين 54 بلدا حالات إصابة بفيروس كورونا ’’كوفيد 19‘‘ التي أسفرت …




COVID 19 Solidarity and Support Message Harnessing Collective and Community Care

UAF-Africa’s COVID 19 Solidarity and Support Message

The impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is felt throughout the world, as it continues to spread across the globe in an unprecedented manner. In Africa, 33 out of 54 countries have confirmed cases of COVID-19 which has resulted in …




Message de solidarité et de soutien d’UAF-Africa suite au Covid-19

Suite à la propagation rapide du virus Corona (COVID-19), l’impact de la pandémie se fait ressentir dans le monde entier. En Afrique, 33 des 54 pays ont confirmé des cas de COVID-19, entrainant un sentiment d’incertitude et poussant les gouvernements …




Repressing Feminist Activism Online

In 2017, UAF-Africa started working with Women Human Rights Defenders (WHRDs) from Tunisia and Egypt, to explore their experiences with online activism.

We conducted a research through which 15 WHRDs were interviewed to explore their experiences of violence online. Looking …