Section for Civil Society, Human Rights and Democracy

The section is responsible for support to inclusive development and strengthening of human rights through Norwegian, international and local civil society organisations.

The scetion primarily covers agreements related to women’s rights and gender equality, inclusive peacebuilding, sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR), strengthening the rights of vulnerable and marginalised groups such as persons with disabilities, LGBTI and minorities of faith and belief, freedom of speech, democratic development and information and advocacy work.