Present Core Funder
The Ford Foundation supports visionary leaders and organizations on the frontlines of social change worldwide. Their goals for more than half a century have been to: strengthen democratic values, reduce poverty and injustice, promote international cooperation and advance human achievement. Their headquarters are in the US and they have regional offices in Africa, Asia and Latin America.
The DGIS provided core support to APC for the period 2004-8. From 2005 to 2008 they also provided a theme-based co-financing programme operating grant (management systems). From 2009, the DGIS is supporting APC’s women’s programme in their work against violence against women.