Direct SF Grants

Direct SF grants - a part of Special Focus program


2015 (18 grants awarded)

1. Women of South, Pirot

  • Amount: RSD 15.860
  • Certified translation of documents needed to a woman victim of multiple violence who was a diplaced person and a migrant.

2. Roma Center for Women and Children Daje, Beograd

  • Amount: RSD 128.337
  • Continuation of support to the most neglected victims of floods: Mladenovac.

3. Jelena Marković, Beograd

  • Amount: RSD 10.500
  • Costs for participation in Women’s Leadership Institute on Peace and Security in Istanbul, Turkey.

4. Incest Trauma Center, Beograd

  • Amount: RSD 300.000
  • The First National Study of the Social Problem of Child Abuse in the Republic of Serbia.

5. Alternative Center for Girls, Kruševac

  • Amount: RSD 26.040
  • Travel costs of activists comming to 8th of March march in Belgrade.

6. UG Ravnopravnost, Zrenjanin

  • Amount: RSD 5.000
  • Travel costs of activists comming to 8th of March march in Belgrade.

7. UG Ravnopravnost, Zrenjanin

  • Amount: RSD 6.000
  • Additional: travel costs of activists comming to 8th of March march in Belgrade.

8. Association of Roma Novi Bečej

  • Amount: RSD 3.600
  • Travel costs of activists comming to 8th of March march in Belgrade.

9. Association of Women Peščanik, Kruševac

  • Amount: RSD 4.000
  • Travel costs of activists comming to 8th of March march in Belgrade.

10. Roma Center for Women and Children Daje, Beograd

  • Amount: RSD 51.000
  • Continuation of support to the most neglected victims of floods: Mladenovac i Marinkova Bara.

11. Osvit, Niš

  • Amount: RSD 306.000
  • Institutional support to  SOS telephone in Romany and Serbian languages.

12. BeFem for informal group V(j)eštice

  • Amount: RSD 245.590
  • Dyke March

13. Network for European Women’s Lobby

  • Amount: RSD 327.000
  • Bulletin of Network for EWL, informative educational bi-weekly electronic publication and printing of annual report of the Observatory.

14. Danijela Usković, Pirot

  • Amount: RSD 10.500
  • Stipend for study visit to Belgrade within the program Roma Girls’ Solidarity.

15. Association Zajedno, Novi Pazar

  • Amount: RSD 18.640
  • Exchange of knowledge and expeineces of Ervina Dabižinović with memberts of the team wotking on the project „Women’s History of Novi Pazar pulled away from oblivion“.

16. Alternative Center for Girls, Kruševac

  • Amount: RSD 53.000
  • Institutional support for two months

17. Center for Ethics, Law and Applied Philosophy, Beograd

  • Amount: RSD 40.000
  • Travel costs for activists’ participation in the lecture and seminar with Judith Butler within the conference in Belgrade „From collective engagement to protest“.

18. Roma Center for Women and Children Daje, Beograd

  • Amount: RSD 35.600
  • Continuation of support to the most neglected victims of floods:  informal settlement on Vidikovac and Mladenovac.

 


2014 (17 grants awarded)

1. Women of South, Pirot

  • Amount: RSD 46.480
  • Projection in four cities of the participative video “Digital stories for transformation”

2. SOS Vranje

  • Amount: RSD 60.000
  • Education of the client of SOS

3. Association “Network for European Women’s Lobby”

  • Amount: RSD 321.000
  • Raising public awareness on women’s position in Serbia and Europe and reporting and informing on the Network activities

4. SOS Vlasotince (fiscal sponsor to informal initiative)

  • Amount: RSD 256.000
  • Solidarity action of commemorating genocide in Srebrenica by joining Peace March by bicycle, starting with recruiting of participants and promotion of initiative, with local actions in Serbia on the ride to Srebrenica Memorial for July 11

5. Women’s Voice, Priboj

  • Amount: RSD 299.500
  • Empowerment of middle-aged women who, due to transition, stayed without the jobs; solidar connection with the women in the similar situation in the region; strengthening of women’s workers self-organizin

6. Uzbuna, Belgrade (fiscal sponsor for informal group “March 7”)

  • Amount: RSD 72.331
  • Exchange with women from Bosnia and Herzegovina, engaged in the street actions and ‘plenums” in recent social and political protests in B&H

7. Regional Center for Minorities

  • Amount: RSD 299.880
  • Rent of the working space

8. Association Skaska, Zrenjanin

  • Amount: RSD 70.000
  • Part of the costs of the guest theatre performance “Finger” in Zrenjanin

9. Incest Trauma Centar, Belgrade

  • Amount: RSD 220.400
  • Participation in Book Fair and Fair of Education “Jingle” with aim to organize Week of prevenstion of sexual violence.

10. Roma Center for Women and Children Daje, Belgrade

  • Amount: RSD 631.000
  • Support to people in flooded areas organized by RWF

11. Roma Center for Women and Children Daje, Belgrade

  • Amount: RSD 801.000
  • Support to people in flooded areas organized by RWF

12. …Out of Circle – Vojvodina, Novi Sad

  • Amount: RSD 228.033
  • Institutional support

12. Roma Center for Women and Children Daje, Belgrade

  • Amount: RSD 46.776
  • Support to people in flooded areas organized by RWF

14. Women for Peace, Leskovac

  • Amount: RSD 150.000
  • Institutional support

15. Jelena Savic

  • Amount: RSD 10.000
  • Rent of the working space

16. Alternative Center for Girls, Krusevac

  • Amount: RSD 47.000
  • Institutional support

17. Roma Center for Women and Children Daje, Belgrade

  • Amount: RSD 10.270
  • Support to people in flooded areas organized by RWF

 


 2013 (23 grants awarded)

1. Roma Center for Women and Children DAJE, Belgrade

  • Amount: RSD 250.680
  • Testing and promoting in the institutions implementation of the new Law on residence and dwelling of citizens, through assistance to women from Roma settlements to acquire personal documents.

2. Act Women, Belgrade

  • Amount: RSD 122.040
  • Long-term engaged art collective establishing their first small office, rent for 9 months.

3. Center for Girls, Nis

  • Amount: RSD 75.000
  • Three month rent for the group to keep the new acquired convenient working space.

4. Women of the South, Pirot

  • Amount: RSD 10.000
  • Printing pocket calendars with portraits of engaged women (international and local) for public distribution in celebrating 8th of March.

5. Association of Roma Novi Becej

  • Amount: RSD 153.700
  • Continuation of educational program (since 2012) on intercultural and interethnic solidarity – local workshops facilitated by Roma women activists, with mentoring of Women in Black.

6. Autonomous Women’s Center

  • Amount: RSD 249.750
  • Partnership program with Autonomous Women’s Center: “Dignity, Integrity and Safety for Women”. RWF’s contribution for local advocacy activities of 9 local women’s organizations.

7. Association of Roma Novi Becej

  • Amount: RSD 65.000
  • Meeting of Roma Women’s Network in Banat.

8. Sandglass, Krusevac

  • Amount: RSD 100.000
  • Contribution to the seminar for activists on improvement of protection of women from violence – exchange of experiences and practices of activists from southeast Serbia and Belgrade with Austrian guests.

9. SOS Vlasotince (fiscal sponsor to informal initiative)

  • Amount: RSD 255.820
  • Solidarity action of commemorating genocide in Srebrenica by joining Peace March by bicycle, starting with recruiting of participants and promotion of initiative, with local actions in Serbia on the ride to Srebrenica Memorial for July 11.

10. Center for Women’s Studies, Belgrade

  • Amount: RSD 8.625
  • Distribution of the book “Zarana Papic: Texts 1977-2002” (and 8th of March Map of activities) to 50 libraries in Serbia.

11. Roma Center for Women and Children DAJE, Belgrade

  • Amount: RSD 280.500
  • Continuation of the program of testing and promoting in the institutions implementation of the new Law on residence and dwelling of citizens through assistance to women from Roma settlements to acquire personal documents.  (In the initial phase the group faced the fact in the that institutions, police and centers for social work, were not aware of their own obligations and were not ready to take the responsibility, so the activists pushed further since it was vital chance for women from informal settlements and it was their right. The group also organized round table and cooperated further for free legal aid with “Praxis” organization.

12. Center for cultural research “Mirror”, Novi Sad

  • Amount: RSD 248.000
  • Serial of theoretical and practical art workshops of feminist performance.

13. Association of Roma Novi Becej

  • Amount: RSD 200.000
  • Co-funding of strategic planning of the network of Roma women from Banat.

14. Women’s Center Uzice

  • Amount: RSD 80.000
  • The group from Uzice (western Serbia) hosted Roma women activists from “Osvit” Nis and “Pralipe” Pirot (south and south-east Serbia) to promote and raise consciousness on Roma women’s activism and the issues, to local Roma women and to representatives of local institutions.

15. Association of Roma Novi Becej

  • Amount: RSD 10.000
  • Organizing meeting of Roma women activists in Novi Becej to get to know and exchange experience with women from Community Foundation for Northern Ireland, peer foundation of Reconstruction Women’s Fund in Foundations for Peace network.

16. SOS Vlasotince

  • Amount: RSD 12.000
  • Part of the costs for two activists participating in VAWE meeting in Sofia, Bulgaria.

17, Women’s Center Dimitrovgrad

  • Amount: RSD 10.000
  • Part of the costs for two activists participating in VAWE meeting in Sofia, Bulgaria.

18. Stipend to Jelena Jovanovic, long-term Roma women’s activist from Vojvodina, as part of the scholarship fee in her final year at the Faculty for Management in Sremski Karlovci.

  • Amount: RSD 46.725
  • Jelena’s studies did not fit our program of stipends Zarana Papic, but we decided to support her to get the degree. She graduated in 2014.

19. Incest Trauma Center, Belgrade

  • Amount: RSD 200.224
  • “Week of prevention of sexual violence” organized by Incest Trauma Center at the Book and Education Fair, annual massive public fair in Belgrade

20. “Living Upright”, Novi Sad

  • Amount: RSD 206.000
  • Part of the honoraria for personal assistance to Maca Obrovacki and for her renting of the apartment.  RWF has been contributed financially to enable the artist and activist with heavy disability to continue her education which stopped in early age against her will, due to the wrong categorization of her disability and her harsh family conditions. Maca’s formal education progresses very well. In 2014 her family bought her place for independent living

21. “Danica”, Pancevo

  • Amount: RSD 150.000
  • Phase out grant to Roma women’s group, long-term organizers and facilitators of workshops with Roma women in slums.

22. Association of Roma Novi Becej

  • Amount: RSD 20.000
  • Network of Roma women in Banat joining civic solidarity action with asylum seekers in the camp Bogovadja in protest of racist treatment and social and institutional negligence.

23. Ipak Center Belgrade

  • Amount: RSD 202.691
  • Participation of four young activists of the group in the Summer Institute for Sexualities, Culture and Politics in Ohrid

 


PREVIOUSLY:

2012: 3.701.962 RSD (30 grants)

2011: 3.410.245 RSD (45 grants)

2010: 2.742.709 RSD (33 grants)

2009: 2.875.532 RSD  (28 grants)

2008: 1.508.750 RSD (25 grants)

2007: 567.980 RSD (13 grants)

2006: 71.225 RSD (1 grant)