Advancing Women’s Rights and Gender Justice

April 6, 2022

The Athletic: ‘Footballers can influence young men to start having a discussion’ – the fight against FGM in Africa

The Global Media Campaign (GMC) to End FGM is partnering with star soccer athletes in Africa to help spread the anti-FGM message and normalize conversations around […]
February 10, 2022

openDemocracy: EU urged to halt flow of ‘dark money’ into groups opposing equal rights

As reported in openDemocracy, the US Christian Right is a powerful force funding movements against LGBTQIA+ rights. Read the full piece here.
February 4, 2022

Orchid Project: What price for a world free from Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting?

FGM/C has increased dramatically during Covid-19 lockdowns, yet the fight to eliminate this harmful practice remains critically underfunded. Read the full piece on the Orchid Project’s […]
May 12, 2020

Inside Philanthropy: It’s Time for an Emergency Charity Stimulus

Lawmakers are considering an “emergency charity stimulus” in order to unlock an additional $200 billion in charitable resources over the next three years. The temporary legislation […]
May 4, 2020

Scott Wallace: How To Trigger $200 Billion in Coronavirus Aid at No Cost to Taxpayers? Tap foundations.

If Congress could pump $200 billion into the economy at this time of unprecedented crisis without using a dime of taxpayer money, what politician of any […]
April 30, 2020

The Chronicle of Philanthropy: How 25 Big Grant Makers Are Responding to the Covid Crisis

The coronavirus pandemic and a nearly stalled economy have prompted many foundations to make major changes in their grant making. Most visibly, at least 715 foundations […]
March 2, 2017

Wallace Global Fund Co-Sponsors the First Ever End Violence Against Girls Summit on FGM/C

Wallace Global Fund, in partnership with the Human Dignity Foundation, co-sponsored the End Violence Against Girls: Summit on FGM/C, the first global FGM/C convening in the U.S., held […]