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How are we funded?

The core needs of the GFMD are covered by membership fees and pro bono contributions from its members. At times, the GFMD receives grants or loans from institutional and private donors for specific activities. Donors that supported the GFMD have included Flanders State of the Art, UNESCO, Open Society Foundations, John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, National Endowment for Democracy (NED), European Commission, Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation (NORAD) and United Nations Development Fund (UNDEF). Currently, GFMD's project activties are funded by grants from Flanders State of the Art and National Endowment for Democracy (NED).