From the 53 applications received from 30 different countries, there are 12 applications shortlisted to enter the next stage of the proces.
All networks should have already been notified regarding the outcome of their application.
The spread of applications selcted covered the, there was one from Latin America, three from Asia and eight from Africa. Of these applications, only seven can be selected. The announcement of successful applications is expected by the end of July.
For applications that have been shortlisted, they are reminded to return their advocacy plan and referees request to the Southern Voices Secretariat as soon as possible.
For further information please contact your Regional Facilitator.
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