Global Fund for Children

Reaching invisible children across Africa

International
2011 - 2012

Global Fund for Children invests in grassroots organisations around the world to help children and youth reach their full potential and advance their rights. The fund has dozens of grassroots partners in Africa that are reaching invisible children, whether child domestic workers, refugees, or street children. HDF provided support for Global Fund for Children’s grassroots grant portfolio, which focuses on the fundamental needs of children: Learning; Enterprise; Safety; and Healthy Minds and Bodies.


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TED talks about ending violence against children

The challenge to end violence against children took centre stage at TEDSummit 2019 in Edinburgh. Howard Taylor, Executive Director of End Violence Against Children, explored the truly devastating scale of violence against children and the truly unprecendented opportunity we all…

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Bridging the gap between theory and practice at the Internet Governance Forum

The need for the MNR blueprint, and a nuanced, global understanding of its application, has never been greater. Online child sexual exploitation is growing faster than the response of any individual country or organisation. We need solutions and strategies now,…

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Two years on: the fund to end violence against children

Since 2016 $68,000,000 has been raised and $37,600,000 invested in 49 organisations. The scale of support for these initiatives is impressive, but more resources and momentum from across the public and private sectors are required to respond to a pervasive…

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