New investigative journalism in Argentina: UNDEF project is partnering with local journalists in five cities to conduct data-based investigations that engage the public through crowd-sourcing and crowd-checking tools:

Nuevas formas de buscar información y de narrarla

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UN Alliance of Civilizations invites youth-led organizations to apply for support from the Youth Solidarity Fund:

United Nations Alliance of Civilizations

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UN projet du FNUD en République Dominicaine soutient les Dominicains d'origine haïtienne et les immigrants haïtiens. UNDEF project in Dominican Republic supports Dominicans of Haitian descent and Haitian immigrants.

For the rights and participation of Dominicans of Haitian origin | UNDEF

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UNDEF launches school for democracy in #Blida, #Algeria, for youth participation, women's rights, and resistance to extremism. Thank you @UNDPAlgeria for support.

UNDEF project kicks off school for democracy in Algeria's Blida province | UNDEF

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Vielen Dank to Germany for its generous increased support to UNDEF, just in time for Christmas. Germany's Ambassador to the UN Harald Braun hands over additional two million euro to UNDEF Executive Head Annika Savill
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The United Nations Democracy Fund invites civil society organizations to apply for funding for projects to advance and support democracy during the annual proposal window, which is due to open in 18 November 2016 at . Only on-line proposals during this period, in either Engl...

Applying for a UNDEF project grant and selection process

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Beware of fake Facebook pages purporting to represent UNDEF such as the below. UNDEF does not charge a fee at any stage of the project proposal application process:

Agent Alvarezn Narcedalia

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Calling all NGOs! UNDEF invites civil society organizations to apply for project funding before 18 December 2016 at . In this Round, UNDEF particularly welcomes projects promoting pluralism, diversity, and inclusion. See tips in our newsletter linked at [ Bit.ly Link ]
"Standing at the Acropolis, in the birthplace of democracy and the democratic values we hold dear as Americans, you gain perspective on the importance of a government of the people, by the people, and for the people".
Oct 12, 2016 An UNDEF regional project to involve young people, especially young women in political life in Libya, Morocco and Tunisia has led to a number of the participants standing in elections for the Moroccan Parliament, including Hanane Rihab who was elected as a member of the Socialist Union…

UNDEF Promoting Youth Political Participation in Morocco | UNDEF

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Today is the International Day of Democracy! UNDEF Executive Head Annika Savill was on a panel in Athens led by Geoffrey Robertson debating hypothetical crises in democracy
Jul 13, 2016 An UNDEF-funded project in rural India completed its work the end of 2015 to promote democratic processes and human rights through the use of media and the freedom of information, including by launching a platform for communities to share audio information using mobile phones and the in...

A mobile platform for democracy in underprivileged and remote areas of India | UNDEF

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Lebanon youth and democratic empowerment: UNDEF evaluator Josie Kaye meets with UNDEF-funded project implemented by Permanent Peace Movement
Liberia Women Democracy Radio with UNDEF evaluator in the studio: Liberians, dial 5999 from any phone to listen!
Rwandans living with disabilities unite for access to health and social services: UNDEF evaluator Josie Kaye meets with UNDEF-funded group in Lake Kivu
Channel 13 series The Open Mind wins $100,000 grant from Knight Foundation for free speech and democracy series: Read more here: [ Kng.ht Link ]
Our celebrity Board member Jeffrey Wright presents a documentary on an UNDEF project for penal reform in the Caucasus. He is also currently filming a movie on the maximum-security Pendleton prison in Indiana. See him present the Caucasus film here: [ Bit.ly Link ]
UNDEF defends freedom of speech in Libya: The Rory Peck Trust launches a new resource for Libyan freelance journalists, as part of a two-year project supported by UNDEF.

New resource for Libyan freelance journalists launched by RPT and UNDEF

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