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Recent News

  • Bangladesh: Call for Expressions of Interest

    GCERF and the Bangladesh Country Support Mechanism (CSM) of GCERF are pleased to announce a Call for Expressions of Interest from Bangladeshi organisations to become a Principal Recipient (PR) or a Direct Grantee of funding from GCERF’s Core Funding Mechanism (CFM). The Call for Expressions of Interest is for initiatives to strengthen community resilience to […]

  • Lessons from GCERF-Funded Programmes in Bangladesh

    Over the past two years, GCERF grantees in Bangladesh have tested various approaches to preventing violent extremism (PVE), and found that the following worked well: building cultural identity and promoting positive alternative narratives to strengthen social cohesion; introducing debate competitions in public and religious schools to enhance critical thinking; and organising frequent social mobilisation events […]

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Recent Board Meeting Summaries

  • 8th Board Meeting, 30-31 May 2018, Lausanne, Switzerland

    The 8th meeting of the GCERF Governing Board took place from 30-31 May 2018 in Lausanne, Switzerland. This meeting was of high importance for GCERF where it presented the results of its work on the ground. The invited GCERF grantees from Bangladesh, Mali, and Nigeria shared great insights from the field highlighting achievements and the added-value […]

  • 7th Board Meeting, 5-6 December 2017, Doha, Qatar

    The 7th meeting of the GCERF Governing Board took place from 5-6 December 2017 in Doha, hosted by the State of Qatar. This meeting was of critical importance for GCERF, focusing on the results of GCERF-funded activities on the ground, new funding decisions, the implementation of a new three-year strategy, and the approval of the 2018 budget. A highlight of the meeting was an interactive […]

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