The Finnish NGO Foundation for Human Rights, KIOS promotes human rights in developing countries by providing financial support to local civil society organizations that work for the promotion and protection of human rights in their own countries and regions.
In its funding policy, KIOS prioritizes Democratic Rights, Gender Equality and the Right to Education. Geographically KIOS focuses its support primarily to Eastern Africa and South Asia, and to post-conflict countries and countries with weak mechanisms for protecting human rights.
KIOS aims at strengthening and protecting the rights of the most disadvantaged groups. Special consideration is given to the promotion of the human rights of women, children, minorities and the poor.
KIOS is currently accepting applications only from a limited set of focus countries in its focus regions (South Asia and Eastern Africa).
KIOS registers applications only from the following countries:
For more information, visit this link http://www.kios.fi/download/278
The NGO Funding Consultants
SUDESH KUMAR FOUNDATION