Building community capacity to achieve the human rights of all persons with disabilities

DRF Grantmaking - What We Fund

To achieve the goal that persons with disabilities participate fully in society and enjoy equal rights and opportunities, Disability Rights Fund's 2015 “Advancing Rights and Development – Beyond 2015” grant cycle consists of two grant rounds.
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Grant Guidelines – Overview

The Disability Rights Fund (DRF) seeks to strengthen the participation of Disabled Persons’ Organizations (DPOs) in the advancement of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) in the developing world.

The 2015 “Advancing Rights and Development – Beyond 2015” grants cycle consists of two grantmaking rounds:

Round One: The first grantmaking round consisted of a Request for Proposals (RFP) process for DPOs in Ghana, Haiti, Indonesia, Malawi, and Myanmar.  This round is now closed.

Round Two: As part of the second grantmaking round, we had opened a Letter of Interest (LoI) process for Bangladesh and Uganda. A Request for Proposals (RFP) process for remaining Round 2 countries (Pacific Island Countries and Rwanda) will be publicized July 9, 2015.

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