Afghanistan government and the World Bank have signed a new package of grant agreements worth $350 million to support reforms in the business environment, the energy sector, and land administration to promote economic growth and employment and reduce poverty for all Afghans. $300 million for the Incentive Program Development Policy Grant (IP-DPG), … [Read more...] about Afghanistan Government and World Bank collaborate for the Development of Afghans
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The Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of International Development has announced $50 million in new support for Palestinians, focusing on urgent humanitarian needs and on economic growth that works for everyone. Canada’s assistance will respond to the humanitarian needs of the most vulnerable groups in the West Bank and Gaza – particularly … [Read more...] about Canada announces New Funding focusing on Humanitarian Needs and Economic Growth
Deadline: 25 August 2018 The Public Affairs Section (PAS) of the U.S. Embassy in Ethiopia has announced an open competition for Alumni Small Grant Projects through the Public Diplomacy Grants program. The purpose of funding for these projects is to provide Ethiopian alumni of U.S. government exchange programs an opportunity to carry out and … [Read more...] about U.S. Embassy in Ethiopia: Alumni Small Grants Competition
Deadline: 17 August 2018 Tilitonse Foundation has announced a call for Concept Notes under the Open Call Window for Funding from Non State Actors (local NGOs, international NGOs, Networks and Coalitions, umbrella organizations, Community Based Organizations, the media and private sector professional bodies). Tilitonse Foundation believes that … [Read more...] about Tilitonse Foundation: Open Call Window for Funding from Non State Actors
Deadline: 22 August 2018 The Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) is seeking proposals for NRP 76 "Welfare and Coercion – Past, Present and Future” in order to investigate compulsory social measures and placements including those imposed privately in a broader context. Goals Analysing the characteristics, mechanisms and impact of Swiss … [Read more...] about 2nd Call for Proposals: NRP 76 “Welfare and Coercion – Past, Present and Future”
Deadline: 1 October 2018 The United States Agency for International Development (USAID), Armenia is seeking applications for a co-operative agreement from qualified entities to implement "Armenia Rural Economic Development – New Economic Opportunities (RED-NEO)" program. The overall goal of this 60-month activity is to promote economic security … [Read more...] about USAID-Armenia: Rural Economic Development – New Economic Opportunities Program
Deadline: 17 August 2018 The Ministry for Primary Industries is accepting applications for its Sustainable Farming Fund to support projects that tackle shared community issues or progress opportunities like building resilient rural communities, adapting to climate change and reducing environmental footprints. The Sustainable Farming Fund (SFF) … [Read more...] about Applications Open for Sustainable Farming Fund!
The World Bank has allocated US$90 million to accelerate much-needed economic welfare for the Palestinian people. The funds, in the form of grants, will be transferred from the Bank’s own income to the dedicated Trust Fund for Gaza and West Bank. World Bank interventions in Gaza will provide humanitarian and development aid, with a focus on … [Read more...] about World Bank grants US$90 Million to accelerate Palestinian Economic Opportunities and Livelihoods
Deadline: 31 March 2019 The U. S. Embassy has launched the “Small & Mighty” Grant Competition which is administered in cooperation with Sarvodaya. The U. S. Embassy Colombo Small and Mighty Grants Program invites proposals from all sectors, committed and organized Civil Society Organizations, local representatives of civil society, … [Read more...] about U. S. Embassy: “Small & Mighty” Grant Competition in Cooperation with Sarvodaya
Deadline: 3 August 2018 Nominations are open for The Barry & Marie Lipman Family Prize at the University of Pennsylvania that is an annual global prize given to one organization that celebrates leadership and innovation in the social sector with an emphasis on impact and transferability of practices. The award recognizes and amplifies the … [Read more...] about Nominations Open for Barry & Marie Lipman Family Prize!
Deadline: 24 October 2018 Global Affairs Canada has launched a call for preliminary proposals entitled “Growth that Works for Everyone: Inclusive and Shared Prosperity in Ukraine”. Objectives Under this call, project proposal must contribute to the achievement of this ultimate outcome: Enhanced economic prosperity for women and the … [Read more...] about Global Affairs Canada’s Growth that Works for Everyone: Inclusive and Shared Prosperity in Ukraine
Deadline: 26 September 2018 The Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) is seeking proposals for its Innovation Projects Open Call. The Innovation Projects open call reflects NERC's vision and emphasis on delivering impact. This call picks up where research grants leave off, supporting translational and knowledge exchange activity and … [Read more...] about Apply for NERC Innovation Projects 2018!
Deadline: 10 August 2018 Applications open for the GSMA Mobile for Humanitarian Innovation Fund that aims to promote innovation in the use of mobile technology to address humanitarian challenges. The Fund is supported by the UK Department for International Development (DFID), the GSMA, and its members. This funding round will test new technical … [Read more...] about Applications Open for GSMA Mobile for Humanitarian Innovation Fund!
Deadline: 9 November 2018 U.S. Department of State, Bureau of DRL is seeking applications for its grant programme entitled "Internet Freedom Core Support for Anti-Censorship Technology" to promote an open, interoperable, reliable, and secure internet that fosters efficiency, innovation, communication, and economic prosperity, while respecting … [Read more...] about U.S. Department of State, Bureau of DRL: Internet Freedom Core Support for Anti-Censorship Technology
Deadline: 28 August 2018 The U.S. Embassy has announced an open competition for local organizations to submit applications to carry out projects addressing Mali’s economic growth that prioritize environmental protection, education, market gardening and youth entrepreneurship. The Ambassador’s Special Self-Help (SSH) program is a grass-roots grant … [Read more...] about U.S. Embassy in Mali: Ambassador’s Special Self-Help (SSH) Program
Local Capacity for Local Solutions (LC4LS) Project funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) was launched in Guyana’s capital city of Georgetown to strengthen the managerial, organizational, and administrative capacities of NGOs working in the areas of youth and citizen security, HIV and AIDS, and environmental … [Read more...] about LC4LS Project launched to strengthen NGOs in Ten Eastern and Southern Caribbean Countries
Deadline: 22 July 2018 The Embassy of Australia has announced the opening of the Call for Direct Aid Program (DAP) 2018-2019 which is a program of competitive funds for development projects implemented in Peru and Bolivia by civil society organizations, multilateral organizations and government entities. The objective of the DAP is to finance … [Read more...] about Embassy of Australia in Lime: Direct Aid Program (DAP) 2018-2019
Deadline: 19 July 2018 The United States Agency for International Development in Tanzania (USAID/Tanzania) is seeking applications for its grant programme entitled, "Tanzania Improved Nutrition for Better Life" to intensify and integrate nutrition support to targeted regions to improve the nutritional status of women of reproductive age, … [Read more...] about USAID/Tanzania: Seeking Applications for Tanzania Improved Nutrition for Better Life
Deadline: 31 July 2018 The People’s United Community Foundation is seeking proposals from organizations that enhance the quality of life for residents, promote the economic development and well-being of neighborhoods and support the educational and developmental needs of children and youth, with special emphasis given to programs and services in … [Read more...] about People’s United Community Foundation Grants: Inviting Organizations based in the US
Deadline: 13 July 2018 Applications are open for OFID Development Leaders Scholarship which will sponsor 20 young leaders who are active in international development to participate in the One Young World Summit 2018 which takes place in The Hague, Netherlands from 17 - 20 October. The OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID) is the … [Read more...] about Apply for OFID Development Leaders Scholarship!