Women’s Voice and Leadership – South Sudan


Reporting Organization:CARE Canada
Total Budget ($CAD):$ 5,000,000
Timeframe: March 14, 2019 - March 31, 2023
Status: Implementation
Contact Information: Unspecified

Partner & Funder Profiles


Reporting Organization


CARE Canada

Participating Organizations


  • Government and Public Sector

    • Global Affairs Canada

Funders (Total Budget Contribution)


  • Government and Public Sector

    • Global Affairs Canada (100.00%)
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Location


Country - Total Budget Allocation


South Sudan - $ 5,000,000.00 (100.00%)

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Areas of Focus


Other - Total Budget Allocation


Economic Development & Empowerment (50 %)

Gender Equality (50 %)

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Description


This project is part of Canada’s Women’s Voice and Leadership Program, which supports local and regional women’s organizations and networks that are working to promote women’s rights, and advance women’s empowerment and gender equality in developing countries. This is done by supporting their activities, building institutional capacity, and promoting network and alliance-building, as women’s rights and feminist organizations are critical agents of change. The Program also responds to the significant, globally recognized gap in funding and support to women’s rights organizations and movements around the world. The project is implemented by CARE Canada, who is supporting an estimated 15 women’s rights organizations in South Sudan to pursue their agendas and priorities. The organizations are working across the former states of Jonglei, Central Equatoria, and Eastern Equatoria.

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Target Population


Gender and age: Adult women Adolescent females
Descriptors: Urban Rural Refugees Internally displaced people (IDP)
Total Direct Population: 5,000
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Outputs


15 Women’s rights organizations supported
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Results & Indicators


Expected Results


The expected outcomes for this project include: (1) improved management and sustainability of local women’s rights organizations in South Sudan, particularly those representing vulnerable and marginalized women and girls; (2) enhanced performance of women’s rights organizations’ programming and advocacy to advance gender equality and empower women and girls; and (3) increased effectiveness of national and sub-national women’s rights platforms, networks, and alliances to affect gender-sensitive policy change and policy implementation in South Sudan.

Achieved Results


Unspecified

Indicators


  • None Selected
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Sub Projects


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