Vacancy Announcement: Grantmaking Programme Officer – Maternity Cover

Position: Grantmaking Programme Officer – Maternity Cover
Period of cover: 6 months (October 2018 – April 2019)
Duty Station: Nairobi, Kenya
Reports to: Strategic Programmes Manager

 Background

Urgent Action Fund-Africa (UAF-Africa), is a consciously feminist and women’s human rights pan- …




Vacancy: Professional Service Provider

Development and design of Brand Kit including official logo, story board, brand manual and taglines of the global consortium of Urgent Action Funds (UAF-WHR, UAF-A&P, UAF-A and UAF-LAC)

Task: The global consortium of Urgent Action Funds seeks a consultant …




Vacancy: Learning and Innovations Programme Attaché

Urgent Action Fund-Africa (UAF-Africa), is a consciously feminist and women’s human rights pan-African Fund, registered in Nairobi, Kenya. Operating as a virtual organisation, the Fund boasts of a strategic presence in Africa’s sub-regions in East Africa: Nairobi, Kenya & Kampala, …




Assassination of Marielle Franco: Solidarity Message

Assassination of Feminist Activist–Marielle Franco

Urgent Action Fund-Africa stands in solidarity with our Afro Brazilian and Latin American sisters, as well as all women’s human rights defenders (WHRDs) at this trying time of mourning the gruesome murder of Marielle Franco. …




Using Violence and Mobilising Anxiety: Repressing Feminist Activism Online

At Urgent Action Fund-Africa (UAF-Africa), we work to support women’s human rights defenders (WHRDs) who face incredible odds in doing their work. From emergencies related to their security, the security of their groups and organizations, or emergencies involving their loved …




The Power of Strong & Resilient Global Women’s Fund

Tariro Tandi, our Partnership and Development Manager reflects on the power of a strong resilient global women’s funds leveraging resources to advance women’s rights in a funding landscape that is threatened by shifting priorities and dwindling resources.

As the days …