Funding brief: APWLD invites women trade unions, workers’ groups and migrant workers groups to take part in this exciting Labor Rights Feminist Participatory Action Research (Labor FPAR) programme that aims to develop knowledge, tools and resources that support women in labor movements to shape and engage in policies regarding labor rights and strengthen women workers’ power and solidarity.
APWLD will provide a small grant to eight to ten unions / workers organizations / movements to conduct Labor Rights Feminist Participatory Action Research (Labor FPAR). Organizations will be selected to work with APWLD for 1.5 years (November 2017 – May 2019) to:
● Document systematic violations of labor rights eps. issues specific to women workers including women migrant workers at the local or country level
● Produce new knowledge and information regarding women’s labor rights to use for advocate for change
● Expand the union’s organizing work to new areas or sectors
Donor Name: Asia Pacific Forum on Women, Law and Development (APWLD)
Funding name: Call for Applications: Labor Rights Participatory Action Research for Change
Deadline: 31st, August, 2017, Thursday
Funding limit: APWLD will provide a small grant to the selected organizations to employ a young woman researcher, conduct community / worker consultations and documentation and support advocacy strategies with the approximate amount of USD 10,000.
Special Notes: Please contact with the donor directly for further clarification and understanding.
Project start date: Not Found
Project duration: APWLD will also support the young women researcher and their mentors to participate in at least 3 capacity building workshops and provide advocacy or network opportunities throughout the year.
Eligible organization: As below
● They are seeking non-governmental, non-profit, local or sectoral trade unions or workers associations / organizations.
Eligible Country: APWLD will consider the following when selecting the organizations for this project:
● Sub-regional representation;
● Recommendations/ references by members of APWLD or our allies in their country
Submission mail: N/A
Other important link:
● Form: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSd-5cTTe1gcAvs8tMszSY7bjGGv0ympX63P7-hJcoHy3PH4EQ/viewform
● Budget: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1KJlCwbLhMhAfckXmvbEUhrFw-TEDTdz6pcI6DWLpiXU/edit
How to apply:
● Interested applicant may apply through the website (https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSd-5cTTe1gcAvs8tMszSY7bjGGv0ympX63P7-hJcoHy3PH4EQ/viewform).
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