Hedayah Call for Proposals: Supporting Civil Society Initiatives to Prevent and Counter Violent Extremism

Deadline: 22 May 2017 Strengthening Resilience to Violence and Extremism STRIVE-Global, funded by the European Union (EU) under the financial Instrument Contributing to Stability and Peace (IcSP), is currently accepting proposals from eligible organisations for “Strengthening Resilience to Violence and Extremism -STRIVE GlobalSupport of Civil Society initiatives to Prevent/Counter Violent Extremism in Central Asia, South Caucasus and Western Balkans” with an aim to support design and … [Read more...]

UNICEF-Serbia Call for EOIs: Promoting Inclusive Recreation/Sport Activities for Children with Disabilities

Deadline: 5 May 2017 The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) Serbia is seeking Call for Expression of Interest (EOIs) to identify eligible civil society organisations (CSOs) experienced in the implementation of sport recreational activities for children with disabilities for prospective partnership with UNICEF in Serbia. This initiative is part of the NCR Foundation funded UNICEF project “It’s about ability” that aims to contribute to effectively mainstreaming approaches aimed at including … [Read more...]

EU Call for Proposals: EIDHR Country-Based Support Scheme for Uganda 2016-2017

Deadline: 13 June 2017 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organisations for a program entitled “European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights (EIDHR) Country-Based Support Scheme for Uganda 2016-2017” with an aim to promote and protect the rights of Women and children in the West Nile and Karamoja sub-regions for them to enjoy peace, security and justice. Objectives Pursue common agendas for the protection of the rights of women and children … [Read more...]

EU Call for Proposals: Civil Society Organisations and Local Authorities Programme 2016-2017 in Zimbabwe

Deadline: 22 June 2017 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organisations for a program entitled “Civil Society Organisations and Local Authorities 2016-2017” to strengthen the role of civil society in promoting equality and empowerment of young women and men in Zimbabwe. The objective of this call for proposals is to enhance Civil Society Organisations' participation in Zimbabwe's public policies and programmes to promote a more equitable, open and democratic … [Read more...]

Submit Proposals for Digital Impact Grants 2017!

Deadline: 12 June 2017 Applications are currently being accepted for “Digital Impact Grants” to improve the digital infrastructure for civil society and help social sector practitioners and policymakers use digital resources safely, ethically, and effectively for maximum impact. Digital Impact (formerly Markets for Good) is an initiative of the Digital Civil Society Lab at the Stanford Center on Philanthropy and Civil Society. Digital Impact is made possible with the ongoing support of the … [Read more...]

CPI Call for Proposals: Strengthening the Impact of Civic Activism in Mozambique

Deadline: 18 August 2017 The program Parceria Civica para Boa Governação (PCBG) implemented by Counterpart International (CPI), with funds from the US Agency for International Development (USAID), is seeking proposals from local and national Mozambican Organizations/Associations to improve accountable and effective democratic governance by strengthening the impact of civic activism in Mozambique. Objectives More effective advocacy by partner CSOs in target sectors. Strengthened … [Read more...]

EU Call for Proposals: A Regional Hub for Structured Dialogue

Deadline: 7 June 2017 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organisations for a program entitled “A Regional Hub for structured dialogue" to enable CSOs from the Neighbourhood South to engage in a more structured, inclusive, continuous and sustainable regional dialogue between civil society, EU institutions, regional entities and authorities. The global objective of this call for proposals is to promote citizen engagement and political participation of young … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of State, Bureau of NEA/AC: Increasing Women’s Political Participation in Kuwait

Deadline: 7 June 2017 The United States Department of State, Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs Office of Assistance Coordination (NEA/AC) announces a Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) to increase womens political participation in Kuwait with an aim to advance U.S. foreign policy by encouraging inclusive governance through building the leadership and technical capacity of women in government and civil society; addressing persistent barriers that prevent women from accessing decision-making … [Read more...]

UNDP: Developing Renewable Energy Knowledge and Capacities through the Production of NREAP for Georgia

Deadline: 2 May 2017 The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is seeking proposals for a program entitled “Developing Renewable Energy Knowledge and Capacities through the Production of a National Renewable Energy Action Plan (NREAP) for Georgia” in order to facilitate elaboration of NREAP and provision of related capacity building for stakeholders’ capacity of local and national government, civil society organizations and public and private sector in the field of renewable and low … [Read more...]

PeaCE Peacebuilding Funds: Facilitating the Engagement of Civil Society Actors and Grassroots in Bridging the Armenian-Azerbaijani Conflict Divide

Deadline: 15 May 2017 Eurasia Partnership Foundation in Armenia (EPF-Armenia), Eurasia Partnership Foundation in Azerbaijan (EPF-Azerbaijan) through Caucasus Research Resource Centre in Georgia (CRRC-Georgia), and International Alert (Alert) has announced a Call for Concept Notes for “Peacebuilding through Capacity Enhancement and Civic Engagement (PeaCE) Peacebuilding Funds Opportunity. The Partners expect that the PeaCE program will facilitate the engagement of interested civil society … [Read more...]

EU-EIDHR 2016-2017: Supporting a Civil Society through Country-Based Support Schemes (CBSS)

Deadline: 29 May 2017 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organisations for a program entitled “European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights (EIDHR) 2016-2017 Supporting a civil society through Country-Based Support Schemes (CBSS)” with an aim to support civil society organisations in their actions promoting and defending of human rights (political, civil, economic, social and cultural), as well as in the further democratisation of the society. Thematic … [Read more...]

Apply for 2017 United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) Fellowship Program!

Deadline: 21 May 2017 Applications are open for the 2017 edition of the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) Fellowship Program in order to provide participants with first hand exposure to cultural diversity, while interacting with a wide range of local actors and partners. The participants will acquire crucial comprehension tools to help them understand the plurality of their host country’s culture, politics, society, religion, and media. The theme of the Fellowship 2017 is “The … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of State, Bureau of NEA/AC: Advancing Civic Engagement through the Assessment of Public Opinion

Deadline: 1 June 2017 U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs Office of Assistance Coordination (NEA/AC) is seeking applications for its program entitle "Advancing Civic Engagement through the Assessment of Public Opinion" to focus on reinvigorating public participation in the MENA regions decision-making processes and supporting a more vibrant and robust dialogue between governments, business associations, private sector stakeholders, civil society organizations, and … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: Strengthening Capacities of CSOs Providing Assistance in Migrant’s Human Rights in Serbia and Macedonia

Deadline: 21 April 2017 Arbeiter-Samariter-Bund Deutschland – ASB, Macedonian Helsinki Committee – MHC (Macedonia), and Novi Sad Humanitarian Centre – NSHC (Serbia) are seeking proposals for its program entitled "Granting and Training for Strengthening Capacities of CSOs Providing Assistance in Migrant’s Human Rights in Serbia and Macedonia". The Programme aims to improve the efficiency of work of the 20 local CSOs providing assistance to migrants, since, as working directly with them, they … [Read more...]

EU Call for Proposals: Mayors for Economic Growth Pioneer Projects

Deadline: 31 May 2017 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organizations for a programme entitled “Mayors for Economic Growth pioneer projects” to contribute to the improvement of local prosperity in the Eastern Partnership region by encouraging local authorities to implement their local economic development plans in close cooperation with the business and the civil society communities and in line with the principles of good governance and sound financial … [Read more...]

U.S. Department Bureau of NEA: Inviting Applications for Regional Assistance Program II Mechanism

Deadline: 18 May 2017 The U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs, Office of Assistance Coordination (NEA/AC) is currently seeking applications "Regional Assistance Program (RAP) II mechanism" to establish a mechanism to respond to emergent needs, especially snap elections, and support civil society actors through near-term technical or other assistance. The Regional Assistance Program (RAP) II will enable NEA, U.S. Embassies, and civil society throughout the MENA region to … [Read more...]

European Union: Enhancing CSOs and LAs Contributions to Good Governance and Sustainable Development

Deadline: 8 June 2017 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organizations for a programme entitled “Civil Society Organisations and Local Authorities” with an aim to enhance Civil Society Organisations and Local Authorities' contributions to good governance and sustainable development processes at the local level. The programme is divided into two lots: Lot 1: To reinforce good governance, accountability and inclusive policy making by strengthening CSOs … [Read more...]

EU Sub Grant Scheme Call for Proposals: The Civic Engagement for a Functional Judiciary System and Access to Justice in Albania

Deadline: 17 May 2017 Save the Children and the Centre of Integrated Legal Services and Practices are implementing the project “The Civic Engagement for a Functional Judiciary System and Access to Justice in Albania”, financed by the European Union. The project intends to contribute to the empowerment of civil society in actively participating and influencing the proper functioning of the judiciary system in Albania. The current Call for Proposal is for the Sub Granting Scheme (SGS) that is … [Read more...]

EU Call for Proposals: Civil Society Organizations and Local Authorities Program in Uganda

Deadline: 23 May 2017 The European Union (EU) is seeking applications for its "Civil Society Organizations and Local Authorities (CSOs-LAs) Thematic Program" to strengthen CSOs and LAs in Uganda and enhance their contribution to development processes as stakeholders in promoting inclusive and sustainable socio-economic development in partnership with the private sector. The CSOS-LAs programme is an "actor oriented" programme aimed at co-financing "local" initiatives proposed and carried out by … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to Panama: Promoting Sustainability and Accountability in Panama

Deadline: 5 June 2017 The U.S. Embassy in Panama is seeking applications from qualified Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs), Public International Organizations (PIOs), Educational Institutions and other qualified organizations for a grant to implement a program entitled “Promoting Sustainability and Accountability in Panama.” The goal of U.S. assistance is to ensure Panama remains a secure, prosperous, and democratic country, and to build and strengthen Panamanian institutions and civil … [Read more...]