SALC is excited to announce its open call to support emerging civil society organisations in Southern Africa through organisational development grants.
This open call for concept notes seeks to address the impact of Covid-19 on social justice organisations in the region.
This Open Call is an invitation to Trans-led CSOs in the following countries to submit concept notes: Eswatini, Lesotho, Namibia, Malawi, Zambia, Botswana and Zimbabwe.
This call focuses on community-based organisations that:
- Promote the rights of trans and gender diverse persons through advocacy and legal empowerment initiatives;
- Support trans and gender diverse persons to change the gender marker on their identity documents;
- Provide legal defence to persons who were arbitrarily arrested based on their gender identity or expression and/or
- Challenge abusive policing practices.
The application period will be open from 3 December 2021 to 31 January 2022. Applicants are asked to download the concept note form and send the completed form and supporting documents to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject “Grant Application for SALC4 (name of your organisation).”