WEE-Special call For Proposals

Special Call for Proposals-Women’s Economic Empowerment (WEE) Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania.

Urgent Action Fund-Africa is excited to announce its first catalytic and advocacy call for proposals!  Through this special call, UAF-Africa will be providing funding for a range of initiatives aimed at advancing women’s economic empowerment in Kenya, Tanzania and




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 …