The Women's World Summit Foundation is pleased to share the Call for nominations for the annual WWSF Prizes for women's creativity in rural life 2017.
The Prize celebrates contributions by rural women leaders and their communities to help achieve the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) - Agenda 2030 - Transforming our world! To-date, 422 prizewinners have been honored with the award since 1994.
The deadlilne for application is 30th April 2017.
The International Media Women's Foundation (IMWF) is providing grants that average $5,000 USD for women journalists to pursue international stories of importance through gender-sensitive coverage of underreported topics. The grants will be awarded to cover reporting-related costs.
Applications will be considered on a rolling basis. Funding will be awarded in August, December, and April.
For more information, or to submit an application, click here
The IWMF’s Reporting Grants for Women’s Stories, sponsored by The Secular Society, is a new funding initiative supporting journalism produced by and about women.
The MASOC/MATSA 19th Annual Joint Conference is organised on APRIL 5, 6 & 7, 2017.
This year’s conference, titled Preventing Sexual Violence Through Assessment, Treatment and Safe Management provides an opportunity for participants to meet with others working to prevent sexual violence, learn about the newest research, and build a deeper understanding of the emerging issues.
More information here.Local: http://www.masoc.net/images/ConferenceDownloads/masoc-matsaconference2017corrected.pdf