Hivos International

2014 Annual Report

The Annual Report and Annual Accounts show how Hivos gave shape to its ideals from Nairobi to The Hague, and from Bolivia to Jakarta.


Combating Corruption

In South Africa, Hivos works closely with partners to root out corrupt practices which are often deeply embedded in the political and legal systems. 

Grants Applications

Hivos manages several thematic funds. Most of the thematic funds have their own specific application guidelines and/or formats that you can find on their websites. The thematic funds are listed by region.

Portraits in Courage

Stories of brave, determined activists who fight for MENA women’s empowerment and influence. Their dream is a just, democratic and equal society in their countries.

Facts & Figures


People reached 18.7 million

Number of partner organisations 789

Number of countries 27

Total income € 141.6 million

Offices abroad 6 regional and 6 local

Number of employees 343


Alliance2015 members’ expectations for the outcome of the 21st Conference of the Parties to the UN Climate Change Convention in Paris

It is anticipated that after decades of negotiation, the international community will finally acknowledge the urgent need to reduce global greenhouse gas emissions and commit to a transformation of production and consumption patterns.

Hivos invites you to join us in Paris on 5 December at the session we are hosting during the Global Landscapes Forum, the largest side event of the Paris Climate conference.

Indigenous representatives and environmental activists came to the Netherlands to report on the conflicts between indigenous communities in the Amazon and the oil companies active in the area.