fAKT Grant Program: For a Stronger Voice of Civil Society Organizations

Deadline: 17 October 2018 The Active Citizenship Fund fAKT has announced the first call for grants to non-governmental organizations within the project "For a stronger voice of civil society organizations", which fAKT realizes with the support of the US Embassy in Podgorica. Aims The aim of the project is to strengthen the influence of civil society and contribute to positive social and democratic changes, and therefore the focus will be on projects that: contribute to the recognition … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: Empowering Civil Society Organisations for Roma Integration (ECSORI) Fund

Deadline: 12 October 2018 Albanian National Training and Technical Assistance Resource Centre (ANTTARC) in partnership with Amaro-Drom and AFCR in the framework of “Empowering Civil Society Organisations for Roma Integration” ECSORI project, financed by the European Union in Albania, has launched the 1st Round of Call for Proposal under the Sub-Granting Scheme. The aim of this Call for Proposals is to enable Roma and Egyptian CSOs and Roma and Egyptian -serving CSOs to implement actions that … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Africa’s Top 30 Tech Start-Ups Program!

Deadline: 7 October 2018 Applications are open for Africa’s Top 30 Tech Start-Ups Program that is an initiative by Accenture to identify the top tech start-ups on the continent. The Program is looking for those start-ups founded by Africans, that are solving problems in business, government and civil society. They believe in championing start-ups, accelerating digital transformation, driving innovation and helping to unlock Africa’s abundance for all. Benefits Globally, new ecosystems of … [Read more...]

LandCam Call for Proposals: Inviting Cameroonian CSOs for Small Grants Scheme 2018-2019

Deadline: 1 October 2018 As part of the LandCam project, CED (Center for Environment and Development), Relufa (Network Against Hunger) and IIED (International Institute for Environment and Development) are seeking proposals for its Small Grants Scheme Round 2018-2019. The small grants scheme will enable Cameroonian civil society organisations (CSOs) to access funds to fill gaps in approaches to securing land and resource rights, linking local-level work to national reform debates, responding … [Read more...]

World Bank 2018 Call for Proposals: Trust Fund for Statistical Capacity Building (TFSCB)

Deadline: 10 October 2018 The World Bank is seeking proposals for its 2018 Trust Fund for Statistical Capacity Building (TFSCB) that aims to improve the capacity of developing countries to produce and use statistics with an overall objective of supporting effective decision-making for development. The TFSCB works closely with the Partnership in Statistics for Development in the 21st Century (PARIS21) to advance coordinated international efforts to improve statistics globally. The TFSCB … [Read more...]

UNDP: Call For Proposals Against CSOs for the Implementation of a Project to Combat Stigma and Discrimination of LGBTIQ Populations in Madagascar

Deadline: 24 September 2018 Under the Unified Budget, Results and Accountability Framework (UBRAF), UNDP, UNAIDS and OHCHR seek to maximize the coordination, coherence and impact of the UN AIDS response; according to the realities observed during the celebration of the International Day of May 17, LGBTIQ populations suffer from stigma and discrimination in society and are sometimes even victims of physical and psychological violence. And it is to draw up this situation that a call for projects … [Read more...]

German Embassy in Amman: Call for Applications for 2018 Micro-Projects

Deadline: 30 September 2018 German Embassy in Amman is seeking applications for its micro-projects to support local organizations in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan with the amount of up to 7.000 EUR. Micro-projects aim to relieve intermittent emergency situations of the population and take into account the basic needs of the poorest of the population. Micro-projects can only be implemented during the current year. This year, too, the German Embassy calls for the applications of civil society … [Read more...]

The Czech Embassy in Tbilisi: Call for Proposals for Local Transition Projects 2019

Deadline: 1 October 2018 The Embassy of the Czech Republic in Georgia has launched its annual call for proposals for the Local Transition Projects 2019. Local Small Scale Projects are an integral part of the Transition Promotion Program of the Czech Republic in Georgia and they are implemented every year through grants programme managed by the Embassy of the Czech Republic in Tbilisi. Focus Topics Project proposals should focus on following topics according to Human rights and transition … [Read more...]

INSPIRE Fund: Supporting INSPIRE Awareness-Raising & Engagement Activities in LMICs

Donor requested removal. Deadline: 31 October 2018 The INSPIRE Working Group has launched a call for proposals to support INSPIRE awareness-raising and engagement activities in low- and middle-income countries. The purpose of the program is to enable leaders from Low- and Middle-Income Countries increase INSPIRE awareness and engage civil society and governments at national and regional levels, and from those experiences to actively exert leadership in shaping and driving INSPIRE … [Read more...]

EU-MedFilm4all Project: Accessing Films Tackling Social and Gender Issues in Southern Mediterranean Region

Deadline: 18 October 2018 The EU-funded MedFilm4all project has launched its second call for proposals to widen the audience and the access to films tackling sensitive issues, in particular gender. The specific objective is to increase the production, the diffusion and accessibility of audio-visual productions promoting social and gender issues and to improve the exchange and network between civil society organisations and film industry actors. The beneficiaries of the grants should focus on … [Read more...]

Embassy of the Czech Republic in Mexico: Transformation Cooperation Program 2019

Deadline: 12 October 2018 The Embassy of the Czech Republic in Mexico is inviting the relevant legal entities to present their projects within the "Transformation Cooperation Program 2019" provided by the Government of the Czech Republic through the Embassy of the Czech Republic in Mexico. Objectives Projects should focus on some of the following objectives: Civil society - improve the capacity to function effectively, influence and participate widely in political and social … [Read more...]

Call for Projects: International Fund LGBTI

Deadline: 8 October 2018 The Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs has announced a new international call for projects intended for civil society. The International Fund for Human Rights, Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity (Fonds LGBTI) was founded in 2009 by France, together with the Netherlands and Norway, following the first statement on sexual orientation and gender identity, jointly proposed by France and the Netherlands in the General Assembly United Nations in 2008. Equality is … [Read more...]

Digital Civil Society Lab’s Non-Resident Fellowship: Supporting Social Sector Leaders

Deadline: 28 September 2018 Applications are open for Digital Civil Society Lab’s Non-Resident Fellowship which supports social sector leaders to dedicate some of their time working on ideas that apply to broad swaths of civil society. The goal is to provide enough time, space, expertise, and financial support to help turn ideas into prototypes or action. Previous fellows have built online tools for understanding privacy regulations, drafted new data governance mechanisms, and incubated a … [Read more...]

Europe Foundation: Inviting CSOs for Social Enterprise Development Program 

Deadline: 28 September 2018 Europe Foundation (EPF) has announced a call for proposals for civil society organizations (CSOs) for its social enterprise development program that aims to support the development of new and existing social enterprises, to promote social enterprise as a viable instrument for attaining long-term CSO sustainability. Social Entrepreneurship envisions the achievement of social objectives of a CSO, through entrepreneurial solutions. Social Enterprise is a business model … [Read more...]

Embassy of the Czech Republic in Bangkok: Local Transformation Projects (LTP) 2019 – Thailand and Laos

Deadline: 15 October 2018 The Embassy of the Czech Republic in Bangkok has launched a call for proposals for the Local Transformation Projects (LTP) directly managed by the Embassy of the Czech Republic. Focus Areas In accordance with the Concept of the Czech Republic’s Human Rights and Transition Promotion Policy, the projects should focus on following areas: supporting civil society; promoting the freedom of expression and information, including the freedom of media; supporting … [Read more...]

Europe Foundation (EPF): Request for Proposals for Civil Society Organizations

Deadline: 2 October 2018 Europe Foundation (EPF) is currently inviting Civil Society Organizations (CSOs), registered and operating in Georgia, to participate in its Open Door Grantmaking Program. The Foundation’s flagship Open Door Grantmaking Program provides CSOs with one of the very few opportunities to be proactive in identifying and addressing local needs, developing fresh solutions and ideas to existing challenges. Open Door Grantmaking Program is open for all types of CSOs and their … [Read more...]

Robert Bosch Stiftung/Black Sea Trust: Inviting Applicants for 2018-19 Confidence Building Program

Deadline: 19 October 2018 The Robert Bosch Stiftung (RBSG) and the Black Sea Trust for Regional Cooperation of The German Marshall Fund (BST) are seeking applications for its 2018-19 Confidence Building program to support confidence building activities of non-state actors in the South Caucasus, Ukraine and Moldova, and its neighboring countries. The partners are convinced that civil society can make a valuable contribution to the process of confidence building, mutual understanding, and … [Read more...]

Terre des hommes Albania: Strengthening Civil Society to Prevent and Protect Children from Abuse and Violence

Deadline: 5 October 2018 Terre des hommes Albania (Tdh) in partnership with the Albanian National Training and Technical Assistance Resource Centre (ANTTARC) are jointly implementing the project entitled “Strengthening Civil Society to Prevent and Protect Children from Abuse and Violence in Albania”, financed by the European Union. Objectives The overall objective of this EU project funded under the European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights is: Strengthen child rights civil … [Read more...]

Embassy of the Czech Republic in Bosnia and Herzegovina: Call for Proposals for Transformation Local Small Scale Projects 2019

Deadline: 21 September 2018 The Embassy of the Czech Republic in Bosnia and Herzegovina has launched its annual call for proposals for the Transformation Local Scale Projects 2019. Transformation Local Scale Projects are an integral part of the development cooperation of the Czech Republic in Bosnia and Herzegovina and they are implemented every year through grants´ programme managed by the Embassy of the Czech Republic in Sarajevo. Funding Information Czech Embassy funding is … [Read more...]

Apply for DFID’s Transparency and Accountability in Malawi Programme!

Deadline: 25 September 2018 The UK’s Department for International Development (DFID) is inviting applications for its Transparency and Accountability in Malawi Programme which will support improved policy and regulation of markets for more inclusive growth, more efficient / effective allocation of budgets and more politicians seeking legitimacy based on performance and policies rather than personal networks. It will bring together reformers in government, civil society, private sector, … [Read more...]