Girls, youth and women have the right to make their voices heard.
Girls, youth and women have the right to be healthy and safe.
GIRLS, YOUTH AND WOMEN HAVE THE RIGHT TO EDUCATION AND ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY.
Rise Up enables girls, youth, and women to transform their own lives, communities, and countries. Rise Up leaders have advocated for over 100 laws and policies impacting 115 million girls, youth and women across Africa, Asia, Latin America, and the United States. We invest in visionary leaders, local organizations, and innovative solutions to achieve large scale change through leadership development, advocacy, grantmaking, and storytelling.
We are thrilled to announce the launch of a new initiative in Malawi, with $2.5 million in funding from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and in partnership with First Lady Michelle Obama’s Let Girls Learn Initiative. Click here to learn more.
Rise Up is currently accepting applications for the Youth Champions Initiative. Visit our Youth Champions Initiative page for more information.