Her Voice Fund officially launched in December 2018! Over eighty applications streamed in from across thirteen of the target countries in sub-Saharan Africa namely; Botswana, Cameroon, Lesotho, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Swaziland, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe. Applications were received from youth across the continent aiming to engage in Global Fund, related processes and national level policy/ advocacy with a focus on HIV.

Recently, Dr Shakira Choonara (Regional Advocacy Officer) and Gertrude Dendere (Regional Grants Manager) from the SRHR Africa Trust (SAT) travelled to an implementing partners meeting held at the Eastern Africa National Networks of AIDS Service Organizations (EANNASO) office in Arusha, Tanzania.

Her Voice Fund applications are open throughout the year, applicants are encouraged to re-apply or even apply more than once. Screening and final selection of the first round of successful applicants is underway and will be announced soon.

Launch of Her Voice Fund Implementation Team: Olive Mumba, Vicci Tallis, Glory Chagama, Yvonne Kahimbura, Getrude Dendere, Shakira Choonara, Nadege Karire