Urgent Action Fund for Africa
Rapid response grants for African women in themes that include natural resources governance and climate change
Principal Office: Kenya
The Urgent Action Fund for Africa (UAF-Africa) makes rapid response grants to help women’s rights organizations and women’s rights activists in Africa respond to unanticipated problems and opportunities.
The categories for grant making include one on natural resources governance and climate change.
Grant Programs for Agriculture, Energy, Environment, Natural Resources
Natural Resources Governance and Climate Change. Among several themes for grant making, UAF-Africa supports African women to actively participate in decision making and governance of natural resources, and in the orientation and implementation of policies and practices that address climate change.
About the program
Application requests can be sent online, or they can be submitted by email or postal mail.
UAF-Africa responds to most urgent requests within 24 hours.
Grants are a maximum of US$12 thousand.
Applications are accepted in Arabic, English, French, Portuguese, and Swahili.
About how to apply
Geographical Distribution of Grant Activities in Developing Countries
The Fund provides contact information for its office in Nairobi.
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