Latest Grants and Resources for Democracy and Good Governance

Latest grants, calls for applications, calls for proposals, requests for proposals and other resources for for Democracy and Good Governance.

EU Call for Proposals: ‘Civil Society Organizations’ and ‘European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights’ in Peru

Deadline: 23 April 2019 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organizations to provide funding under two programme lots: Civil Society Organizations (Lot 1) European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights (Lot 2) Peru The overall objective of this call for proposals is to strengthen the capacities of civil society as an actor of development and good governance. LOT 1: Strengthening of Civil Society towards Sustainable Alternative Development … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of State, Bureau of DRL: Democracy, Human Rights, and Rule of Law in Iraq

Deadline: 26 April 2019 The U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor (DRL) has announced an open competition for organizations interested in submitting applications for projects that will contribute to stabilization in Iraq by advancing human rights and rule of law; promoting reconciliation, accountability, and atrocities prevention; strengthening effective governance and increasing political participation; and empowering Iraqis. Focus Areas Promoting Good … [Read more...]

Apply for The Second Asian Conference on Population and Development

Deadline: 1 April 2019 Applications are open for the second Asian Conference on Population and Development with an aim to provide a platform for equal communication among the scholars in the developing countries of Asia. The second Asian Conference on Population and Development (ACPD) will be held on June 7- 9, 2019 in Hangzhou, China. The theme of this year’s conference is “Population Health and Public Governance”. They take Population Health and Public Governance as the main theme of … [Read more...]

EU-Botswana Call for Proposals: EIDHR Country-Based Support Scheme (CBSS) 2018-2019

Deadline: 10 April 2019 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organisations for a program entitled “EIDHR Country-Based Support Scheme (CBSS)- Botswana 2018-2019” to increase and deepen civil society organisations' engagement in human rights and democracy in Botswana. Priority Areas The priority areas for this call are: Promotion and protection of women's and girls' rights, targeting specifically gender and family based violence and/or teenage … [Read more...]

Heinrich Böll Foundation: Inviting Applicants for 2019 Transatlantic Media Fellowships

Deadline: 17 March 2019 Heinrich Böll Foundation is inviting applicants for its 2019 Transatlantic Media Fellowships that support well-researched transatlantic journalism. Each year, the Heinrich Böll Foundation sponsors a select number of journalists from the US and Europe for an independent, transatlantic trip to research stories relevant to the foundation’s work on climate and energy policy, foreign and security policy, shared challenges to democracy, as well as technology and digital … [Read more...]

Embassy of the Republic of Lithuania to Moldova: Development Cooperation and Democracy Promotion Programme 2019

Deadline: 17 March 2019 The Embassy of the Republic of Lithuania to the Republic of Moldova is currently accepting applications for the implementation of the projects of the Development Cooperation and Democracy Promotion Programme in Moldova in 2019. An application for a project shall contain at least one partner in Moldova. A partner in Moldova is not obligatory if application for a project is being submitted by a subject of the Republic of Moldova or by an international … [Read more...]

EC Call for Proposals: Capacity Building for Litigating Cases Relating to Democracy, Rule of Law and Fundamental Rights Violations

Deadline:  28 May 2019 European Commission is currently accepting proposals for a program entitled “Capacity building for litigating cases relating to democracy, rule of law and fundamental rights violations”. Priorities The Commission is implementing a preparatory action to create an EU fund for awareness raising and legal assistance to individuals and civil society organisations litigating democracy, rule of law and fundamental rights violations. The objective is to increase the … [Read more...]

EU Call for Proposals: Enhancing CSOs’ Contribution to Governance and Development Processes in Lao PDR

Deadline: 19 April 2019 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organisations for a program entitled “Civil Society Organisations: Enhancing CSOs' Contribution to Governance and Development Processes in Lao PDR”. Objectives The global objective of this call for proposals is to strengthen the capacity of Lao Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) to contribute to the achievement of the national development goals as per National Socio- Economic and Development … [Read more...]

EU-Serbia Call for Proposals: EIDHR Country Based Support Scheme (CBSS) 2018 & 2019

Deadline: 9 April 2019 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organizations for its "European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights (EIDHR) Country Based Support Scheme (CBSS) 2018 & 2019". The global objective of this call for proposals is to support and strengthen civil society organisations, democracy activists and human rights defenders working on critical human rights and democracy issues in third countries. The specific objectives of this … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Yerevan, Armenia: 2019 Alumni Outreach Small Grants Program

Deadline: 20 March 2019 The U.S. Embassy in Yerevan, of the U.S. Department of State, has announced the U.S. Alumni Outreach Grants Program competition for fiscal year 2019, aiming to maintain contacts with U.S. Government-funded exchange and training program alumni and to encourage networking among alumni and their colleagues in fields that promote democratic advancement, civic education, association building, youth empowerment, and economic reform. Objectives The program supports … [Read more...]

British Embassy Santo Domingo: FCO Programme Funds 2019-2020

Deadline: 8 March 2019 The British Embassy Santo Domingo is accepting project proposals for its FCO Programme Funds 2019-2020 to support projects that promote socio-economic growth and development of the Dominican Republic. Themes and Project Budget Human Rights and democracy Strengthening human rights in the Dominican Republic through capacity building and other activities regarding to Children’s Rights (particularly fighting Children Sexual Exploitation and Abuse), Prevention … [Read more...]

EU Call for Proposals: European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights (EIDHR) & Organizations of Civil Society (CSO)

Deadline: 7 April 2019 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organizations to provide funding under two programme lots: LOT 1: European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights (EIDHR) LOT 2: Organizations of Civil Society (OSC) Program Objectives and Priorities EIDHR - BATCH 1: The general aim of this call for proposals is to support civil society in the framework of the protection and promotion of human rights and fundamental freedoms … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to Haiti: PAS Annual Program Statement Program

Deadline: 19 July 2019 The U.S. Embassy Haiti Public Affairs Section (PAS) of the U.S. Department of State has announced that funding is available through its Public Diplomacy Small Grants Program for election outreach activities. PAS Haiti invites proposals for programs that support political participation, women in politics, youth participation in elections, voter participation outreach, non-partisan voter guides and election reporting.  All programs must include an American cultural … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Ghana: 2019 Public Affairs Small Grants Program

Deadline: 29 March 2019 The Public Affairs Section (PAS) of the U.S. Embassy in Ghana is seeking proposals for funding for its 2019 Public Diplomacy Grants program. Public Diplomacy grants should address one (or more) of U.S. Embassy Ghana’s strategic goals, which are: Improve Governance, Strengthen Democratic Institutions, and Promote Accountability Promote Opportunity and Development by Investing in People Maintain and Bolster Peace and Security Spur Sustained Economic … [Read more...]

EU-Mali Call for Proposals: European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights (EIDHR)

Deadline: 4 April 2019 The European Union (EU) has launched a call for proposals for its program entitled “European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights (EIDHR)”. Under the European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights (EIDHR) established for the period 2014-2020, the European Union provides support for the development and consolidation of democracy and the State of law, as well as respect for all human rights and fundamental freedoms, the general objectives of which are: … [Read more...]

USAID-Tbilisi: Georgia Elections and Political Processes Support through Direct Awards to Georgia’s Civil Society

Deadline: 18 March 2019 USAID/Georgia is inviting applications from Georgian civil society organizations (CSOs) in support of its new Elections and Political Processes project (2019-2023). Proposed CSO activities will aim to improve how Georgian citizens and their diverse interests are represented and satisfied through the political system. USAID intends to provide approximately $4-$5 million in total USAID funding, subject to the availability of funds, to Georgian organizations through … [Read more...]

EU Call for Proposals: Civil Society Organisations as actors of Governance and Development

Deadline: 4 April 2019 The European Union is currently accepting proposals from eligible organisations for a program entitled “Civil Society Organisations as actors of Governance and Development” to contribute to the reinforcement of Russian Civil Society Organisations as a pre-condition for a more equitable, open and democratic society, for an inclusive and sustainable development and growth. Program Lots The program is divided in to two lots: LOT 1 Specific objective 1: to … [Read more...]

EU Call for Proposals: Strengthen the Involvement of Civil Society in the Protection of Human Rights and the Improvement of Democratic Governance

Deadline: 8 April 2019 The European Union (EU) has launched a call for proposals for its program entitled "Strengthen the Involvement of Civil Society in the Protection of Human Rights and the Improvement of Democratic Governance". The general objective of this call for proposals is to strengthen the protection of human rights and the promoting good governance and democracy by Congolese CSOs, as well as supporting the creating an environment that promotes citizen participation. The … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Trinidad & Tobago: Annual Program Statement

Deadline: 15 September 2019 The Public Affairs Office in the Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy Port of Spain of the U.S. Department of State (hereafter referred to as “PAS PTS”) has announced an open competition for assistance awards through this Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO). PAS POS’s purpose in funding projects under this NOFO is to further contributions to economic growth and the development of human and government capacity in Trinidad and Tobago, while developing … [Read more...]

EU-Dominican Republic Call for Proposals: EIDHR – European Instrument for Democracies and Human Rights

Deadline: 10 April 2019 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals for its EIDHR - European Instrument for Democracies and Human Rights - Local call for proposals in the Dominican Republic. The overall objective of this call for proposals is to support civil society, activists for democracy and human rights defenders in partner countries in their work on human rights (political, civil, economic, social and cultural) and democratization. The specific objective of this call … [Read more...]

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