• On September 29 2018, Lebanese General Security forces attempted to shut down a conference organized by the Arab Foundation of Freedom and Equality (AFE), a Hivos partner that advocates for human and gender rights. The ‘Networking, Exchange, Development, Wellness and Achievements’ (NEDWA) conference aims to promote recognition and respect for sexuality, gender, and bodily rights […]

    October 18, 2018
  • The implementation of a new way of working at Hivos, together with the decentralization of financial management of projects to the regions in 2017, has made additional adjustments in our financial systems necessary. Unfortunately, they have taken longer than expected and have caused a delay in finalizing our Annual Accounts. In July and August, we will finalize and publish the […]

    June 29, 2018
  • We are proud to present our 2016 global Annual Report (pdf). It describes what we achieved with our partners in 2016 through programmes and projects that aim to make our societies greener and more open. Citizen agency, government responsiveness, energy and health access For example, one of our largest programmes, Making All Voices Count, has […]

    August 1, 2017