Activating Girls and Women for a More Just and Equitable World

Rise Up activates women and girls to transform their lives, families and communities for a more just and equitable world through investment in local solutions, strengthening leadership, and building movements. Since 2009, Rise Up’s powerful network of over 500 leaders has directly benefited 7 million girls, youth, and women, advocating for over 100 laws and policies impacting 115 million people in Africa, Latin America, South Asia, and the U.S. Learn more…

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More than 500 leaders in the Rise Up network are boldly driving change for girls and women. They are not just touching individual lives, they're changing norms and systems that affect countless girls and women—today, tomorrow, and long into the future.

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Current Opportunties

Youth Champions Initiative - Global

APPLY TODAY: Rise Up is launching the third cohort of the Youth Champions Initiative! We welcome applications from young leaders, ages 18-29, in India, Pakistan, Ethiopia, Rwanda, and Louisiana and Mississippi, USA who are advancing innovation and quality in the field of sexual and reproductive health and rights.

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Gender Equity Initiative - California

APPLY TODAY: Rise Up's Gender Equity Initiative in California is now accepting applications! Leaders of civil society, grassroots, and non-profit organizations in 14 counties in California are invited to apply to participate in Rise Up’s intensive Advocacy and Leadership Accelerator Workshop in April 2019.

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