On Thu, Sep 9, 2021 at 11:16 PM Nadee Gunasena <ngunasena@wikimedia.org> wrote:
Gnangarra, the first round of grantees with this pilot fund was based on suggestions from the Equity Fund Committee itself, as the Equity Fund was being created. However, we recognize that, for example, this round does not include any grantees based in Asia, and our goal is to concentrate in those regions in our next round of funding. [...]

Nadee Gunasena
Wikimedia Foundation

For reference, Nadee, according to Wikipedia, 

Jordan ..., officially the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan,[a] is a country in Western Asia