How we work
Find out more about Forum Syd's work for democracy, human rights, the environment, climate and issues of gender and equality in our development cooperation activities.
Forum Syd advocates towards decision makers to change structures that creates poverty and violates human rights.
Within our capacity development framework we have several kinds of learning initiatives, such as eLearning courses, blended learning, conferences, face2face courses, seminars and coaching.
Forum Syd gives financial support to civil society organisations working for human rights to be accessible for all people. We support civil society in over 70 countries.
Information regarding COVID-19 to organisations with project funding
Forum Syd recommends following the authorities' recommendations for travel, physical meetings and prevent spreading infection. This may mean that you as an organisation must postpone, cancel, re...
Changemaker: "People are no longer blind". Dalila and the struggle for rights in Guatemala
The communities in the southern region of Guatemala experience critical environmental conflicts, related to land tenancy and water supply management The shrinking of democratic spaces is linked to...
Changemaker: An inspiring woman encouraging women and girls to stand up for their rights
In 1991, when the civil war erupted in Somalia, Zahra Mohamed, a 69-year-old mother, fled to Tanzania along with her five children for safety and protection. Little did she know that the unrest will...