10 February 2020
The Africa Transitional Justice Legacy Fund (ATJLF) announced today, almost half a million United States Dollars in funding to 17 organizations from six West African countries, to advance Transitional Justice (TJ) efforts in the sub-region. After months of a rigorous selection process from it first open call for proposals, projects were selected from Côte d’Ivoire (4), and Sierra Leone (4); Guinea (3) Liberia (3), The Gambia (2) and northern Nigeria (1). The awards range from $10,000 to $50,000 USD per organisation. All projects will be implemented over a 12-month period and are expected to commence immediately.