Grantmaking & Accompaniment

Red Umbrella Funds first Grantees

The Red Umbrella Fund is excited to present its first grantees, following the first Call for Applications in 2012. All groups have been awarded a core funding grant of between 4.000 and 40.000 Euro for the duration of one year.



  • Aids Acodev, Cameroon
  • AHUSADEC (Action Humanitaire pour la Santé et le Développement), Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Association Biowa, Benin
  • MOVE (Movement for Vulnerability and Empowerment), Sierra Leone
  • Sisonke – National Sex Worker Movement of South Africa, South Africa

Asia and the Pacific

  • Adarsha, India
  • All India Network of Sex Workers (AINSW), India
  • Myanmar National Network of Sex Workers (MNNSW), Burma
  • Pacific Rainbow$ Advocacy Network (PRAN), Fiji
  • Sex Workers Network Bangladesh, Bangladesh
  • Women’s Network for Unity (WNU), Cambodia
  • Anonymous group, China

Latin America and the Caribbean

  • AMMAR Córdoba (Asociación de Mujeres Meretrices de Argentina delegación Córdoba), Argentina
  • Asociación de Trabajadoras Sexuales Mujeres del Sur, Peru
  • COTRAVETD (Comunidad de Trans, Travestis y Trabajadoras Sexuales Dominicanas), Dominican Republic
  • Grupo de Mulheres Prostitutas do Estado Pará (GEMPAC), Brazil

Europe, North America and the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS)

  • Initiative group Dignity (Etibor), Tajikistan
  • Kirovograd Regional Department All Ukrainian League “Legalife”, Ukraine
  • Sex Worker Open University (SWOU), United Kingdom
  • Silver Rose (Serebryannaya Roza), Russian Federation
  • Sloboda Prava, Serbia

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