The objective of the 2010 AVON Award for Elimination of Gender-Based Violence is to identify an effective project to reduce or prevent gender-based violence at the local level. The funding has been made possible with funding support from the Avon Foundation. See Press Release for additional details.


Interested persons should contact the U.S. Embassy at
to request a proposal application and additional information.  The deadline for proposals is 4:00 p.m. on Friday, October 15, 2010.