U.S. Department of State, Bureau of PRM: 2018 NGO Projects Benefiting Refugees and Other Vulnerable Populations in Egypt

Deadline: 28 March 2018 The United States Department of State Bureau of Population, Refugees and Migration (PRM) is seeking proposals from eligible organisations for its 2018 NGO programs benefiting refugees and other vulnerable populations in Egypt. Proposed activities should primarily support Syrian and/or Sub-Saharan African refugee populations in Egypt. Programs may include both populations but should provide a beneficiary breakdown by proportion of the two populations. Because of PRM's … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of State, Bureau of PRM: 2018 NGO Programs Benefiting Displaced and Conflict-Affected Persons in Armenia and Georgia

Deadline: 19 March 2018 The United States Department of State Bureau of Population, Refugees and Migration (PRM) is seeking proposals from eligible organisations for its 2018 NGO programs benefiting displaced and conflict-affected persons in Armenia and Georgia. PRM will consider funding only those projects that include a target beneficiary base of at least 50 percent vulnerable IDPs/refugees/returnees in Georgia and Armenia. Focus Sectors Livelihoods: PRM will consider proposals … [Read more...]

Call for Project Proposals: 2018 Fund for Local Cooperation (FLC) in Tajikistan

Deadline: 1 March 2018 Applicants are invited to apply for the 2018 Fund for Local Cooperation (FLC) which is administrated by the Office of the Ambassador of Finland for Central Asia (Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan) located at the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland in Helsinki. Grants from the FLC are channeled through local non-governmental and community based organizations and other institutions in Tajikistan to complement the bilateral development cooperation of Finland … [Read more...]

UNDP-Barbados: Call for Proposals for GEF SGP Knowledge Fair 2018

Deadline: 12 February 2018 The Global Environment Facility Small Grants Programme (GEF SGP), implemented by the United Nations Development Programme in Barbados has announced a Call for Proposals for the 2018 Knowledge Fair. The GEF SGP provides financial and technical support to projects that conserve and restore the environment while enhancing people's well-being and livelihoods. The Knowledge Fair aims to meet the capacity building objective of the programme and promote the strengthening of … [Read more...]

UNHCR Ukraine: Self-reliance and Livelihoods Support to Refugees and Asylum-seekers

Deadline: 16 February 2018 UNHCR Ukraine is currently inviting all interested organizations to submit their proposals for the new Project “Self-reliance and Livelihoods Support to Refugees and Asylum-seekers” to be implemented in Kyiv, Odesa, Kharkiv, and Zakarpattia oblasts during the period of April-December 2018. Ukraine is a signatory to the 1951 Geneva Convention on Refugees and has relevant national legislative and procedural framework, but provides only very limited material assistance … [Read more...]

UNDP Call for Child Project: Integrated Community Based Livelihoods Strengthening and Sustainable Land Management

Deadline: 14 February 2018 UNDP is currently inviting experienced local NGOs and CBOs to submit a project proposal to partner in the implementation of Child Project “Integrated Community Based Livelihoods Strengthening and Sustainable Land Management" (Round-2) under its project "Building Shoreline Resilience of Timor-Leste to Protect Local Communities and Their Livelihoods". The overall aim of the project should be to restore the existing and rehabilitate the degraded ecosystem and land in … [Read more...]

UNDP Call for Proposals: Community Based Ecological Mangroves Restoration Activities

Deadline: 14 February 2018 UNDP is currently inviting experienced NGOs and CBOs to submit a project proposal to collaborate in the implementation of “Community Based Ecological Mangroves Restoration Activities in Hera and Wenunuk Sucos, Dili, Municipality” Round-II under its project “Building Shoreline Resilience of Timor-Leste to Protect Local Communities and Their Livelihoods”. The overall aim of the project should be to restore the existing and rehabilitate the degraded mangroves ecosystem … [Read more...]

CPDC Call for Applications: Promoting Sustainable Livelihoods among Eastern Caribbean Farmers

Deadline: 9 February 2018 The Caribbean Policy Development Centre (CPDC) in partnership with Pro NGO is seeking applications for its program entitled “Sub Grants for small farmers in the Eastern Caribbean” to enhance opportunities for sustainable livelihoods across Eastern Caribbean farming communities. CPDC invites all small farmers located in Barbados, Grenada, and St. Vincent & the Grenadines to apply for a small grant which would assist in the implementation of climate smart … [Read more...]

Azim Premji University’s Research Grant Programme: Strengthening the Understanding of Societal Processes

Deadline: 30 January 2018 Azim Premji University is seeking proposals for its Research Grant programme with an aim to strengthen and elevate the state of understanding of societal processes and outcomes. This is designed to promote inquiry into areas of particular interest to the Foundation and to explore possible responses for some of them. Priority Areas Education and Allied Areas Law and the Legal System in India Policy and Governance Urban Governance and Sustainability … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for Right Livelihood Awards!

Deadline: 1 March 2018 Nominations are open for the Right Livelihood Award to honour and support courageous people and organisations offering visionary and exemplary solutions to the root causes of global problems. The Right Livelihood Award recognizes that, in striving to meet the human challenges of today’s world, the most inspiring and remarkable work often defies any standard classification. The Right Livelihood Award is not an award for the world’s political, scientific or economic … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: UNFPA-CARE Study on Good Practices in GBV and SRH Programing for Girls

Deadline: 27 October 2017 UNFPA-CARE is seeking applications for Study on Good Practices in GBV and SRH Programing for Girls. The UNFPA ASRO and CAREMENA office are conducting a study in the MENA region to identify and document strong examples of good practices and human interest stories (HIS) to showcase successful approaches to girl sexual reproductive health (SRH) and gender-based violence GBV prevention and responsegirls  programming, including harmful traditional practices such as child … [Read more...]

Nigerian Conservation Foundation: Seeking Applications for Chief S.L Edu Research Grant

Deadline: 30 November 2017 The Nigerian Conservation Foundation (NCF) with support from Chevron Nigeria Limited (CNL) is currently offering Research Grants to Nigerian citizens wishing to undertake research work in fields related to nature conservation and sustainable livelihood. NCF has a vision of a Nigeria where people prosper while living in harmony with nature. This vision is what drives the following NCF mission statements: The preservation of a full range of Nigeria’s … [Read more...]

Australian High Commission in Papua New Guinea: Seeking Applications for Direct Aid Program

Deadline: 17 November 2017 Australian High Commission in Papua New Guinea is seeking applications for its Direct Aid Program (DAP) which is a small grants program funded by the Australian Government and managed by the Australian High Commission in Port Moresby. DAP aims to support small-scale projects with a strong development focus that complement Australia’s broader aid program. DAP funding is only available to community groups, NGOs and other organizations engaged in development activities … [Read more...]

UNHCR Call for EOIs: Inviting NGOs to Implement Projects with the United Nations Agencies in Syria

Deadline: 16 October 2017 The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) in Syria is currently inviting non-governmental organizations (NGOs) authorized to implement projects with the United Nations Agencies in Syria to express interest to support UNHCR’s 2018 operations in Syria through partnership arrangements. UNHCR’s overall protection strategy for 2018 is aligned with its global mandate for situations of internal displacement as well as the HRP priorities. With … [Read more...]

Bharat Rural Livelihoods Foundation: Call for Proposals for Implementation of Livelihood Projects

Deadline: 30 September 2017 Bharat Rural Livelihoods Foundation (BRLF), an independent society set up by the Government of India to upscale civil society action in partnership with Government, is currently inviting proposals from prospective civil society organizations aiming at transforming the livelihoods and the lives of the rural poor, particularly the Adivasis. The Bharat Rural Livelihoods Foundation (BRLF) has been set up to foster and facilitates civil society action in partnership with … [Read more...]

Australian Embassy in Yangon, Myanmar: Seeking Applications for Direct Aid Program

Deadline: 2 October 2017 Applications are open for the Direct Aid Program (DAP) which is a flexible, small grants scheme for development activities, managed by the Australian Embassy in Yangon. The program funds projects that provide direct benefits to those most in need in the local community, including vulnerable or disadvantaged groups. In Myanmar the embassy's program is particularly focused on livelihoods. Applications for capacity building projects, including in the areas of governance, … [Read more...]

Applications Open for ICT for Mountain Development Award 2017!

Deadline: 30 November 2017 International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) is currently inviting applications for its ICT for Mountain Development Award 2017 in order to recognize innovations in information and communications technology for Development (ICTD) that can help promote mountain development and environmental conservation. ICIMOD aims to assist mountain people to understand these changes, adapt to them, and make the most of new opportunities, while addressing … [Read more...]

Applications Open for ASEAN Impact Challenge 2017!

Deadline: 9 September 2017 Applicants are invited to apply for ASEAN Impact Challenge 2017 in order to discover innovators from Southeast Asia who are accelerating the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals through cross-sector partnerships and disruptive innovations. The theme of the program is ‘Inclusive Innovations for ASEAN’ and hopes to discover innovations from citizens and the private sector that are delivering on the inclusivity agenda and the Sustainable Development Goals in … [Read more...]

Entries Open for 2017 CGAP Photo Contest: A Chance to Win up to US$2000!

Deadline: 29 September 2017 The Consultative Group to Assist the Poor (CGAP) is seeking entries for its 2017 CGAP Photo Contest that will show how people in both rural and urban areas are using digital finance in innovative ways to build greater resiliency through financial tools, and conduct their financial lives. The CGAP Photo Contest is looking for original, striking images that capture the importance of financial inclusion efforts around the world. Themes Innovations in Digital … [Read more...]

Islamic Relief USA: Seeking Applications for Grants to Promote Sustainable Socio-economic Development

Deadline: 30 September 2017 Islamic Relief USA is seeking applications to provide grants to nonprofit organizations throughout the country, to provide access to quality health care; to promote sustainable socio-economic development; and to elevate the standard of living of those in need. Islamic Relief USA provides relief and development in a dignified manner regardless of gender, race, or religion, and works to empower individuals in their communities and give them a voice in the … [Read more...]