Home / Shared Nation -- Fall 2017 -- Women's Rights and Gender Justice

Shared Nation supported Women’s Rights and Gender Justice for the Fall 2017 Round. 

The following projects were considered for funding. 

Here is this round's winning project!

Women Together Initiative: Connecting women's groups across the globe for greater collective power
Women Together Initiative: Connecting women's groups across the globe for greater collective power
Women Together Initiative: Connecting women's groups across the globe for greater collective power

All Projects:

<i>Girls Not Brides: The Global Partnership to End Child Marriage</i>
Girls Not Brides: The Global Partnership to End Child Marriage
Girls Not Brides: The Global Partnership to End Child Marriage
Women Together Initiative: Connecting women's groups across the globe for greater collective power
Women Together Initiative: Connecting women's groups across the globe for greater collective power
Women Together Initiative: Connecting women's groups across the globe for greater collective power
Asia Against AIDS-Back To Zero: Indonesia
Asia Against AIDS-Back To Zero: Indonesia
Asia Against AIDS-Back To Zero: Indonesia
Ask Without Shame: Combating the taboo of sex-talk in Africa
Ask Without Shame: Combating the taboo of sex-talk in Africa
Ask Without Shame: Combating the taboo of sex-talk in Africa
Emerge America: Help Women Across the USA Run for Office
Emerge America: Help Women Across the USA Run for Office
Emerge America: Help Women Across the USA Run for Office
Athlete Ally: Developing an Online Curriculum on LGTBQ Issues in Sports
Athlete Ally: Developing an Online Curriculum on LGTBQ Issues in Sports
Athlete Ally: Developing an Online Curriculum on LGTBQ Issues in Sports
GOAT REVOLVING SCHEME TO UNDERPRIVILEGED DALITH WOMEN
GOAT REVOLVING SCHEME TO UNDERPRIVILEGED DALITH WOMEN
GOAT REVOLVING SCHEME TO UNDERPRIVILEGED DALITH WOMEN
Black Women for Wellness: Healing and Supporting Black Women in the U.S.
Black Women for Wellness: Healing and Supporting Black Women in the U.S.
Black Women for Wellness: Healing and Supporting Black Women in the U.S.
Budget Buddies: Providing financial coaching for low-income women
Budget Buddies: Providing financial coaching for low-income women
Budget Buddies: Providing financial coaching for low-income women
Callisto: Tech to Combat Sexual Assault on U.S. College Campuses
Callisto: Tech to Combat Sexual Assault on U.S. College Campuses
Callisto: Tech to Combat Sexual Assault on U.S. College Campuses
Circle Of Women: Mobilizing people to provide access to education for girls without it.
Circle Of Women: Mobilizing people to provide access to education for girls without it.
Circle Of Women: Mobilizing people to provide access to education for girls without it.
Digital Citizen Fund: Educating Afghan Women Through Digital Literacy
Digital Citizen Fund: Educating Afghan Women Through Digital Literacy
Digital Citizen Fund: Educating Afghan Women Through Digital Literacy
Django Girls: Inspiring women to find passion in coding
Django Girls: Inspiring women to find passion in coding
Django Girls: Inspiring women to find passion in coding
Fearless Futures: Developing intrepid female leaders who will push for transformational change
Fearless Futures: Developing intrepid female leaders who will push for transformational change
Fearless Futures: Developing intrepid female leaders who will push for transformational change
Free the Tampons: A campaign to make tampons freely accessible in restrooms outside the home
Free the Tampons: A campaign to make tampons freely accessible in restrooms outside the home
Free the Tampons: A campaign to make tampons freely accessible in restrooms outside the home
FVS-AMADE BURUNDI: Shifting widows power with a collective business
FVS-AMADE BURUNDI: Shifting widows power with a collective business
FVS-AMADE BURUNDI: Shifting widows power with a collective business
Gender Justice League: Elevating civil and human rights for trans and gender diverse people
Gender Justice League: Elevating civil and human rights for trans and gender diverse people
Gender Justice League: Elevating civil and human rights for trans and gender diverse people
Girl Be Heard: Amplifying the voices of young women for social change
Girl Be Heard: Amplifying the voices of young women for social change
Girl Be Heard: Amplifying the voices of young women for social change
Girl Trek: Walking to Take Back Power
Girl Trek: Walking to Take Back Power
Girl Trek: Walking to Take Back Power
Girls Write Now: Helping underserved girls discover the power of writing
Girls Write Now: Helping underserved girls discover the power of writing
Girls Write Now: Helping underserved girls discover the power of writing
Goals for Girls: Girls Helping Girls Through Soccer
Goals for Girls: Girls Helping Girls Through Soccer
Goals for Girls: Girls Helping Girls Through Soccer
Guzakuza: Growing women Agripreneurs (entrepreneurs in the agriculture sector)
Guzakuza: Growing women Agripreneurs (entrepreneurs in the agriculture sector)
Guzakuza: Growing women Agripreneurs (entrepreneurs in the agriculture sector)
HERA: Preventing Trafficking with Women’s Entrepreneurship
HERA: Preventing Trafficking with Women’s Entrepreneurship
HERA: Preventing Trafficking with Women’s Entrepreneurship
Homeward Bound: Empowering Women in Science to Save Our Planet
Homeward Bound: Empowering Women in Science to Save Our Planet
Homeward Bound: Empowering Women in Science to Save Our Planet
Hope Foundation for African Women: Train Youth Ambassadors to End FGM
Hope Foundation for African Women: Train Youth Ambassadors to End FGM
Hope Foundation for African Women: Train Youth Ambassadors to End FGM
Hot Bread Kitchen: Bakers in Training Program
Hot Bread Kitchen: Bakers in Training Program
Hot Bread Kitchen: Bakers in Training Program
ICAAD: Justice for Women & Girls from Gender Violence in the Pacific
ICAAD: Justice for Women & Girls from Gender Violence in the Pacific
ICAAD: Justice for Women & Girls from Gender Violence in the Pacific
LGBTQ Asylum Program: Providing Free Legal Services to LGBT Asylum Seekers
LGBTQ Asylum Program: Providing Free Legal Services to LGBT Asylum Seekers
LGBTQ Asylum Program: Providing Free Legal Services to LGBT Asylum Seekers
Mothers Without Borders: Steering Youth Away from Violent Extremism
Mothers Without Borders: Steering Youth Away from Violent Extremism
Mothers Without Borders: Steering Youth Away from Violent Extremism
Music Beyond: Developing Congo's first all-female chamber ensemble
Music Beyond: Developing Congo's first all-female chamber ensemble
Music Beyond: Developing Congo's first all-female chamber ensemble
National Resource Center on Justice Involved Women
National Resource Center on Justice Involved Women
National Resource Center on Justice Involved Women
Point of Pride's Chest Binder Program
Point of Pride's Chest Binder Program
Point of Pride's Chest Binder Program
Power of Love Foundation: Providing micro-loans for women affected by HIV/AIDS
Power of Love Foundation: Providing micro-loans for women affected by HIV/AIDS
Power of Love Foundation: Providing micro-loans for women affected by HIV/AIDS
Public Health Ambassadors Uganda:  The #MenstruationMatters campaign
Public Health Ambassadors Uganda: The #MenstruationMatters campaign
Public Health Ambassadors Uganda: The #MenstruationMatters campaign
Safe Delivery App: A mobile app empowering skilled birth attendants to provide safer births for women everywhere
Safe Delivery App: A mobile app empowering skilled birth attendants to provide safer births for women everywhere
Safe Delivery App: A mobile app empowering skilled birth attendants to provide safer births for women everywhere
SHE Investments: Empower women entrepreneurs in Cambodia
SHE Investments: Empower women entrepreneurs in Cambodia
SHE Investments: Empower women entrepreneurs in Cambodia
Silent Spring Institute -- Identifying the carcinogens that are leading to breast cancer
Silent Spring Institute -- Identifying the carcinogens that are leading to breast cancer
Silent Spring Institute -- Identifying the carcinogens that are leading to breast cancer
SisterWorks: Creating Work to Empower Disadvantaged Women in Australia
SisterWorks: Creating Work to Empower Disadvantaged Women in Australia
SisterWorks: Creating Work to Empower Disadvantaged Women in Australia
Solar Sister: Eradicating energy poverty by empowering women
Solar Sister: Eradicating energy poverty by empowering women
Solar Sister: Eradicating energy poverty by empowering women
Spark MicroGrants: Moving past male dominated decision making in East Africa
Spark MicroGrants: Moving past male dominated decision making in East Africa
Spark MicroGrants: Moving past male dominated decision making in East Africa
Strength of the Tides
Strength of the Tides
Strength of the Tides
Sustainable Green Initiatives Forum: Empowering local women in India to serve their community with innovative irrigation systems
Sustainable Green Initiatives Forum: Empowering local women in India to serve their community with innovative irrigation systems
Sustainable Green Initiatives Forum: Empowering local women in India to serve their community with innovative irrigation systems
Sustainable Health Enterprises (SHE): The SHE28 Campaign
Sustainable Health Enterprises (SHE): The SHE28 Campaign
Sustainable Health Enterprises (SHE): The SHE28 Campaign
TARA Akshar+: Providing functional literacy solutions to empower lives
TARA Akshar+: Providing functional literacy solutions to empower lives
TARA Akshar+: Providing functional literacy solutions to empower lives
The Elizabeth Stone House: Helping families and individuals of domestic violence
The Elizabeth Stone House: Helping families and individuals of domestic violence
The Elizabeth Stone House: Helping families and individuals of domestic violence
Tottering Biped Theater: A gender neutral approach to partner dancing
Tottering Biped Theater: A gender neutral approach to partner dancing
Tottering Biped Theater: A gender neutral approach to partner dancing
Trans Lifeline: Suicide Prevention for the Transgender Community
Trans Lifeline: Suicide Prevention for the Transgender Community
Trans Lifeline: Suicide Prevention for the Transgender Community
Trans Women of Color Collective
Trans Women of Color Collective
Trans Women of Color Collective
WAKE: Tech2Empower USA
WAKE: Tech2Empower USA
WAKE: Tech2Empower USA
WECAN (Women's Earth & Climate Action Network): Organizing women worldwide to take action to address the climate crisis
WECAN (Women's Earth & Climate Action Network): Organizing women worldwide to take action to address the climate crisis
WECAN (Women's Earth & Climate Action Network): Organizing women worldwide to take action to address the climate crisis
Women for Afghan Women (WAW): Grassroots organization fighting for Afghan Women Rising in New York!
Women for Afghan Women (WAW): Grassroots organization fighting for Afghan Women Rising in New York!
Women for Afghan Women (WAW): Grassroots organization fighting for Afghan Women Rising in New York!
Women for Election: Working Towards Balanced Representation in Irish Politics
Women for Election: Working Towards Balanced Representation in Irish Politics
Women for Election: Working Towards Balanced Representation in Irish Politics
Women in Need: Housing chronically homeless women in New York City
Women in Need: Housing chronically homeless women in New York City
Women in Need: Housing chronically homeless women in New York City
WoMin -- A women led alliance against destructive resource extraction
WoMin -- A women led alliance against destructive resource extraction
WoMin -- A women led alliance against destructive resource extraction