2023 economic opportunities fund 

Our “2023 economic opportunities fund” is now open for applications until February 12, 2023 at 23h59.

It is aimed at driving impactful and sustainable community-driven solutions that promote economic opportunities for marginalised women, transgender, non-binary and gender non-conforming people in Europe.

We will distribute 3.5 million euros in grants of between 60 000€ to 150 000€ in core funding or project funding.

The main eligibility conditions: 

  • Organisations based and operating in Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden and the United Kingdom.
  • Legally registered non-profit organisations: non-governmental civil society organisations, social enterprises, national or regional funds.
  • Small and medium frontline organisations.
  • Organisations working with marginalised women, transgender, non-binary and gender non-conforming people.
  • Proposals including realistic plans and budget matching applicant capacity.

The complete text of the call for proposals can be viewed here.

You can apply here.

We will organise two Q&A webinars to discuss the call and answer any questions applicants may have at the following dates:

  • January 18, 2023, from 10:00 to 11:00 CET
  • January 30, 2023, from 15:00 to 16:00 CET

You can register for the sessions here.

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In our 2021 fund for covid solidarity we supported 13 organisations for a total of 600 000€.

Organisations came from 10 European countries: Belgium, Croatia, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Latvia and Spain.

  • Working mainly with women, girls and people living in the most vulnerable situations such as women living with disabilities, women with a migration background, LGBTQIA+ people, young women and girls and women victims of violence.
  • Working on violence against women (62%) Other work include education, training, access to economic resources and defence of rights.
  • Implementing complementary types of activities such as advocacy, capacity-building and support services. 75% of them provide capacity building to individuals and/or organisations.
  • Are either led by people with lived experience or have adopted participatory approaches when working with their public served.

Project funding
Core funding