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ALIGN micro-grants funds

The ALIGN micro-granting facility is a responsive research fund. The micro-grants are intended to respond to knowledge gaps by supporting the development of new research, learning and reflection materials, and knowledge on discriminatory and harmful gender norms, to inform policy and practice outputs.

All open calls of interest for funding will be detailed on this page as well as information about previous funding rounds. 

Open call for funding

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Ongoing funded research

Three rounds of funded research are currently underway focusing on:

  • Resisting gender-restrictive actors in Education in Pakistan and Sierra Leone
  • Gender-equitable education
  • Social media and norms of masculinity
  • Political masculinities
  • Transforming gender norms through Uruguay’s integrated care system

More details will follow about these award-winners and their research.