UNOY Peacebuilders Call for Participants: Starting UNSCR 2250 Implementation Locally and Nationally

Deadline: 10 June 2017 Are you a young peacebuilder who feels a strong commitment to building meaningful intergenerational partnerships for peace? Would you like to build your knowledge and skills to hold meaningful discussions with decision-makers? If so, UNOY Peacebuilders invites participation in Act on 2250, an online training course, which will help participants translating international policies into local realities. This training will be held online, starting on 3 July and ending on 1 … [Read more...]

Applications Open for PBF’s Gender and Youth Promotion Initiative #GYPI 2017!

Deadline: 7 July 2017 Do you have innovative ideas to promote the empowerment of women or youth for peace building? If yes, then apply for the PBF Gender and Youth Promotion Initiative #GYPI 2017. The United Nations Secretary-General’s Peacebuilding Fund’s (PBF) is seeking applications for its Gender and Youth Promotion Initiative #GYPI 2017 with an aim to support the empowerment of women and the advancement of gender equality and recognize the role of young people as central to the relevance … [Read more...]

Peace Support Fund: Seeking Applications for “Gender, Peace and Security Programme” in Myanmar

Deadline: 15 June 2017 The Peace Support Fund (PSF) is seeking applications for its program entitled “PSF’s Gender, Peace and Security” to support and strengthen the ability of civil society to strategically plan and implement projects aimed at increasing the substantive participation of women and gender inclusion in the peace process at the sub-national level in Myanmar. The goal of the Peace Support Fund is to increase the likelihood of sustainable peace in Myanmar by supporting initiatives … [Read more...]

High Commission of Canada in New Zealand: Seeking Applications for Canada Fund for Local Initiatives

Deadline: 1 June 2017 The High Commission is seeking applications for its Canada Fund for Local Initiatives 2017-2018 to provide support to small scale, short-term projects in the Pacific by working with local, national and international NGOs and other organisations. The CFLI focuses on funding projects with long-term, sustainable goals that support and strengthen communities at the local level. Recipient organisations are expected to make a contribution in cash or in kind. The program is … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: Canada Fund for Local Initiatives 2017-2018

Deadline: 9 June 2017 The Embassy of Canada in Thailand and Canada’s Diplomatic Offices in Cambodia and Laos are seeking proposals for its Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI). The CFLI is a targeted small-grants program, directly managed by the Embassy of Canada in Thailand, designed to fund visible, high impact, results-oriented projects. In general, CFLI projects are locally designed and implemented, making the program highly responsive to local needs and interests. Thematic … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Build Peace Fellows Programme 2017-2018!

Deadline: 30 June 2017 Applications are open for Build Peace Fellows Programme 2017-2018 for exceptional individuals who want to work at the intersection of peacebuilding, arts, research and technology. The program builds local innovative potential for individuals and organisations embedded in peacebuilding processes. Fellowship Components Training Fellows come together for a joint, week-long training course on participatory methodologies, user-centered design and conflict … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for ICIP Peace in Progress Award 2017!

Deadline: 6 July 2017 The International Catalan Institute for Peace (ICIP) is seeking applicants for its ICIP Peace in Progress Award 2017 with an aim to reward and publicly recognize individuals, organizations or institutions that have made a significant contribution toward promoting and fostering peace. The purpose of the ICIP is to promote a culture of peace in Catalonia as well as throughout the world, to endorse peaceful solutions and conflict resolutions and to endow Catalonia with … [Read more...]

Apply for Peace Revolution’s South East European (SEE) Peace Fellowship 2017!

Deadline: 14 July 2017 Have you felt like you wanted to change the world, but you do not know where to start? Have you felt like you want to change yourself, but you keep procrastinating and not allowing your ‘better self' to emerge? Are you willing to be the change you want to see and to find peace within yourself and in your society? If yes, then apply for the SEE Peace Fellowship 2017. Peace Revolution is currently accepting applications for its South East European (SEE) Peace Fellowship … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: Canada Fund for Local Initiatives 2017-2018

Deadline: 28 May 2017 Applications are open for Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI) 2017-2018 to fund small but visible, results-oriented projects which are proposed and implemented by officially registered local NGOs and other grassroots organizations. Funding Information The average contribution is CAD 34,000 (approx. USD $25,000) 2017-2018 CFLI Priorities Empowering women and girls and promoting gender equality: While women and girls is a cross cutting theme targeted in all of … [Read more...]

High Commission of Canada in Malaysia: Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI) 2017-2018

Deadline: 28 May 2017 The High Commission of Canada in Malaysia is seeking proposals for its Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI) 2017-2018 to fund small-scale bilateral projects in Official Development Assistance (ODA) eligible countries (including Malaysia), which align with Global Affairs Canada’s thematic priority areas for engagement. The program is directed at projects conceived and designed by local organisations. Projects will be selected and approved by the High Commission of … [Read more...]

Embassy of Canada to Libya: Seeking Proposals for Canada Fund for Local Initiatives

Deadline: 26 May 2017 The Embassy of Canada to Libya is seeking proposals for its Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI) for small projects in Libya. The CFLI is a responsive, flexible programme, managed by the Embassy of Canada to Libya, out of its temporary offices in Tunis, Tunisia. It funds small but visible, high impact, results-oriented projects which are typically proposed and implemented by local NGOs and other grassroots organisations such as local councils, cooperatives and civil … [Read more...]

UNDP-Lebanon Call for Proposals: Inviting National NGOs for Peace Building Project

Deadline: 31 May 2017 The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Lebanon is seeking proposals from National NGOs for its “Peace Building Project” with an aim to increase the availability and accessibility to conflict related information and reports to mitigate and reduce existing or potential tensions. Funding information All proposals shall have the same maximum overall price (which cannot exceed the fixed budget amount of USD 140,000). Program Outputs Ongoing … [Read more...]

Canada Fund in Mongolia: Seeking Proposals for Canada Fund for Local Initiatives 2017-2018!

Deadline: 5 June 2017 Canada Fund in Mongolia is seeking proposals for its Canada Fund for Local Initiatives 2017-2018 to support projects proposed and implemented by community groups, NGOs, regional government institutions, and other grassroots organizations working on local development activities. The objective of the Canada Fund in Mongolia is to support / fund, through the Embassy in Ulaanbaatar, local initiatives in improved governance and democratic development. Themes Empowering … [Read more...]

High Commission of Canada in Pakistan: Canada Fund for Local Initiatives 2017-2018

Deadline: 12 June 2017 High Commission of Canada in Pakistan is seeking proposals for its Canada Fund for Local Initiatives 2017-2018 to fund small-scale bilateral projects in Official Development Assistance (ODA) eligible countries, which align with Global Affairs Canada’s thematic priority areas for engagement. The program is directed at projects conceived and designed by local entities. Projects are selected and approved by the relevant Canadian Embassy or High Commission. The CFLI also … [Read more...]

Apply for Finding Freedom Exhibition: Making Human Rights Activism More Creative

Deadline: 1 June 2017 The Asylum Seeker Resource Centre and Amnesty International along with their ARTillery team are currently inviting applicants for its Finding Freedom Exhibition from all ages (Youth and Open categories) which are aspirational about what they want to create for people seeking asylum rather than the harm they seek to eliminate; artworks should reflect positive values, be solutions oriented and above all humanize people seeking asylum. Artworks should focus on the … [Read more...]

Apply for The Edith M Ellis 1985 Charitable Trust Grants for UK Charities!

Deadline: 30 June 2017 The Edith M Ellis Charitable Trust is currently seeking applications with an aim to make small grants to a broad range of Quaker and other UK-registered charities or Non-Governmental organisations, public bodies and social enterprises, in normal circumstances limited to those with an annual turnover of less than approximately £350,000. Priority Areas Grant giving categories include: Quaker work and witness Peace-building and conflict resolution Interfaith … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Canada Fund for Local Initiatives 2017-2018!

Deadline: 25 May 2017 Applications are open for Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI) to fund small but visible, high impact, results-oriented projects which are proposed and implemented by local NGOs and other grassroots organizations. CFLI is a responsive, flexible program. This enables Canada to respond to local needs by working at the community level. Equally important, the CFLI serves to strengthen Canada’s relationships with civil society and local communities and to build networks of … [Read more...]

Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust: Peace And Security Grant Program

Deadline: 4 September 2017 Through its Peace And Security Grant Program, the Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust wishes to support a transition towards: the use of 'soft', rather than 'hard' power as a first line of response to conflict within our society and around the world the de-legitimisation of violence as a tool for responding to conflict, securing interests or projecting power a culture of human rights and non-violent problem-solving, promoted at all levels of … [Read more...]

The Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust: Seeking Applications for its Grant Programs Across UK

Deadline: Various The Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust is currently accepting applications for its grant programs. It is a Quaker trust which supports people who address the root causes of conflict and injustice. While trustees are open to funding a range of different organisations and approaches, the Trust generally funds work that is about addressing the root causes of problems rather than delivering services or alleviating immediate needs. They recognise that change can take many years … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy to the Holy See: Seeking Proposals for Small Grants Program

Deadline: 31 May 2017 The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy to the Holy See is seeking proposals for its Small Grants Program. The aim of the grants program is to further U.S. foreign policy goals, in particular goals the embassy share with the Holy See. The Embassy prefers to provide initial funding for maximum impact projects that have the potential to be long-term, self-sustaining, and have a multiplier effect.  Short-term programs, events, or workshops will also be considered. The … [Read more...]

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