Hivos East Africa

East Africa

Hivos invests in knowledge to trigger change. By understanding the drivers of social change (and upheaval), we can make our role and programmes more effective. Our aim is to translate the knowledge and innovations we co-create with academics, policy makers and businesses, as well as with civil society, activists and grass roots stakeholders, into new policies, practices and scalable solutions to achieve social change.

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Hivos believes that people should have control over their own bodies, sexual identity and relationships. This is essential for anyone to be able to live in freedom, dignity, and true equality. These are rights that must be respected so that every human being can make his or her own choices and...

Age of Wonderland and the power of individual knowledge sharing

100 DAYS OF LEARNING is the 2017 programme of knowledge-platform Age of Wonderland, a global learning...

This report (see 'Documents' in right sidebar) presents the outcomes, challenges and lessons of the People Unlimited 4.1 Programme, which was implemented between 2011 and 2015 with support from the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA). People Unlimited 4.1 is the alliance of...