In which countries did the Global Fund for Women give grants for the first time this year?
- Maldives & Burma (27% people answered this)
- Libya & South Sudan (35% people answered this)
- Syria & Sri Lanka (22% people answered this)
- Saint Lucia & Bahrain (14% people answered this)
84 people answered.
Correct answer is: Libya & South Sudan
This summer, the Global Fund for Women surpassed the $100 million mark in grantmaking and added Libya and South Sudan to the list of countries we have given grants in. Both countries are new democracies, which calls for women’s groups to take risks and be nimble with their strategies. Learn more about our grantees in Libya and South Sudan: http://bit.ly/LSx4q3
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We now have grantees in 174 countries. Do you know which countries were #173 and #174?