THE FUND FOR CONGOLESE WOMEN
To support grassroots women’s organizations to effectively promote Congolese women’s and girls’ rights.
A Democratic Republic of Congo without violence, where women and girls have rights to physical integrity and economic justice; where women participate in all levels of decision-making that affect their lives and communities.
Participation, Transparency, Equality, Efficiency, Confidence,Inclusivity
The Fund For Congolese Women funds small local organizations in the early stages of their conception and we fund grassroots organizations which do not have access to financial support from donors.
brings organizations together to share best practices, experiences and identify effective strategies to address common challenges in our communities. We facilitate knowledge sharing among local groups from different provinces and we bring women closer together creating a bridge in within diverse communities. In doing so, FFC has strengthened the Congolese women’s movement.
We believe & trust in the potential of Congolese women and girls to contribute in the development of our country and in their ability to provide effective solutions for a sustainable change in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Project funded in 2019
Project supported in 2019
Projects supported in 2019
Projects supported in 2019
"FFC’s training focused on election communication strategies and on writing a campaign plan. Understanding my strengths and weaknesses, I set up my door-to-door campaign strategy. It is thanks to all that I learned from FFC that I won". – New Member of Parliament in LubumbashiWe are changing the political and social landscape in the DRC.
Our strategy is brave and it is long-term.
This project will be a means for several girls and women to improve not only their knowledge of the new legal instruments that promote access to abortion, including in the context of conflict, but also to be able to benefit from contraceptive services
The FFC launched the project “preventing and reducing sexual violence in schools” in 10 provinces of the DRC
During 3 years of project implementation, several activities are going to be implemented such as capacity building of girls on women’s rights, mentoring sessions with young girls
Le fonds pour les femmes congolaises a organisé ce 20 aout 2020 le panel en ligne sur l’impact du covid 19 sur les filles et les femmes en RDC, et comment la résilience économique et psychologique a été assurée
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More than 150 applications were received by the Institute for Peace in Washington DC, and after a careful selection process only 10 women were selected as finalists.
These 10 women are not only inspiring figures and extraordinary role models for collaboration, leadership, courage, and commitment, but they have also persevered in some of the most difficult of circumstances.
Dans le cadre de son projet « Lutte contre les violences sexuelles dans les milieux scolaires en Rd. Congo » avec l’appui du Fonds d’affectation des Nations Unies, UN Trust FUND, le Fonds pour les Femmes Congolaises (FFC), lance un avis d’appel d’offre pour le recrutement d’un consultant (cabinet)
Dans le cadre de son projet « Lutte contre les violences sexuelles dans les milieux scolaires en Rd. Congo » avec l’appui du Fonds d’affectation des Nations Unies, UN Trust FUND, le Fonds pour les Femmes Congolaises (FFC), lance un avis d’appel d’offre pour le recrutement des consultants locaux
l’appel à projet pour les organisations qui souhaitent solliciter une subvention au Fonds pour les Femmes Congolaises (FFC). On a prolongé le date limite au 29/2/20
Breaking new:UN listed twenty of most influential women in 2019.Our executive director , Julienne Lusenge was named first alongside other amazing organizers and leaders around the world
A Report for the UN Committee on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women