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The story behind the cashMama Cash was the first international women’s fund in the world. Today, we fund and support women’s rights initiatives around the globe that challenge the root causes of injustice. Activists and donors join with Mama Cash to advance social change that starts with gender equality and respect for the human rights of everyone.
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From our grantees, partners and Mama Cash
Roma lesbians fight back against discrimination
Despite recent interest from the EU in improving the position of Roma people in Europe, Roma women remain on the margins of society and their own community – where the attitude that women “are born to love men and to give birth” prevails. Mama Cash grantee Rromnjako Ilo (meaning ópen heart’) works to bring attention to the additional burdens faced by LBT women in such a climate.
Mama Cash stands in solidarity with our partners in Nepal
Women’s organisations are acting immediately to respond to the needs of women and girls in the aftermath of the devastating earthquake in Nepal. As the days and weeks pass, their critical recovery efforts must be sustained.