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30 November 2021

An UNDEF project in the Gambia has not only paved the way for the historic passage of the Access to Information Bill in August 2021; it has also created unprecedented cooperation and collaboration between civil society and government.

 

30 November 2021

The UN Democracy Fund invites civil society organizations to apply for project funding between 4 November 2021 and 12 December 2021.

 

23 November 2021

An UNDEF project in Iraq works to strengthen youth participation in democratic processes, building a network of young activists to develop skills in leadership, negotiation and communication.

 

15 November 2021

An UNDEF project in Lebanon works to strengthen the autonomy of Syrian women refugees so as to increase their opportunity to fully participate in the democratic, economic and reconstruction processes.

 

12 November 2021

An UNDEF project in Bhutan works to strengthen local news coverage and build relationships between journalists and rural communities, which make up almost 70 per cent of the population yet lack access to government agencies and ways to influence policy.

11 November 2021

An UNDEF project in Uzbekistan supports women’s leadership in green entrepreneurship amid severe impacts of climate change, and thereby their participation in the local economy.

 

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