UNDEF UN Democracy Fund

United Nations Democracy Fund Grants | Diplomacy Opportunities

UNDEF was created by UN Secretary-General Kofi A. Annan in 2005 as a United Nations General Trust Fund to support democratization efforts around the world. It was welcomed by the General Assembly in the Outcome Document of the 2005 World Summit (A/RES/60/1, paragraphs 136-137). UNDEF funds projects that empower civil society, promote human rights, and encourage…

UNDEF UN Democracy Fund

Apply: UN Call For Project Funding | Diplomacy Opportunities

The United Nations Democracy Fund invites civil society organizations to apply for project funding. UNDEF supports projects that strengthen the voice of civil society, promote human rights, and encourage the participation of all groups in democratic processes. The large majority of UNDEF funds go to local civil society organizations. In this way, UNDEF plays a…