European Commission CFPs: Prevent and Combat Racism, Xenophobia and Other Forms of Intolerance

Deadline: 4 October 2018 European Commission is seeking proposals for its programme entitled "Prevent and combat racism, xenophobia and other forms of intolerance". Priorities The call is aimed at supporting projects focusing on preventing and combating racism, xenophobia and other forms of intolerance, by: Improving responses to hate crime and hate speech, including but not limited to means of criminal law. Supporting victims of hate crime and hate speech. Preventing hatred by … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of State: Countering Violent Extremism in the Philippines through Training, Programming, and Coordination

Deadline: 16 August 2018 U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Conflict and Stabilization Operations (CSO) is seeking applications for its grant programme entitled, "Countering Violent Extremism in the Philippines through Training, Programming, and Coordination" to reduce drivers of VE and increase community resilience in targeted areas where VEO recruitment and radicalization to violence is taking place. Objectives The program comprises the following illustrative objectives: Build the … [Read more...]

Embassy of Canada to Ethiopia: Canada Fund for Local Initiatives

Deadline: 10 August 2018 The Embassy of Canada to Ethiopia has announced a call for proposals for its Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI) to support small-scale but high-impact projects in developing countries, which align with the one of the action areas that guide the Government of Canada’s international assistance. The program is directed at projects conceived and designed predominantly by local partners. Projects are selected and approved by the relevant Canadian Embassy or High … [Read more...]

High Commission of Canada in Jamaica: 2018-19 Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI)

Deadline: 27 July 2018 High Commission of Canada in Jamaica is seeking proposals for its 2018-19 Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI). The Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI) program for Jamaica is administered directly through the High Commission of Canada for Jamaica, based in Kingston, Jamaica. The CFLI program is funded and administered separately from Canada’s Caribbean Regional Development Program, which covers the CARICOM countries. Thematic Priorities All projects must align … [Read more...]

khyentse Foundation: Seeking Applications for Ashoka Grants

Deadline: 15 August 2018 The khyentse Foundation is seeking applications for its Ashoka Grants to preserve and promote the Dharma and working to increase Dharma activity around the world in creative and long-lasting ways. This program identifies and supports organizations and individuals working to increase Dharma activity around the world. The Foundation is a nonprofit organization founded in 2001 by Dzongsar Khyentse Rinpoche to support all traditions of Buddhist study and practice. Since … [Read more...]

Stanley Thomas Johnson Foundation: Seeking Applications for Conflict and Violence Grant

Deadline: 15 November 2018 The Stanley Thomas Johnson Foundation is seeking applications for its Conflict and Violence grant program to protect the lives, safety, dignity and physical and mental well-being of people affected by war and armed conflict. The projects they back deal primarily with the causes, attendant circumstances and consequences of violence, and include: protection for civilians, especially displaced persons and refugees psychosocial assistance and rehabilitation of … [Read more...]

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

Deadline: 10 August 2018 The Public Affairs Section (PAS) of the U.S. Embassy in Ghana is seeking proposals for funding for its 2018 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 Health and Education Maintain and Bolster Peace and Security Spur Sustained … [Read more...]

Submit Applications for Peace Research Grant Program!

Deadline: 31 August 2018 The International Peace Research Association Foundation (IPRAF) is accepting applications for its Peace Research Grants Program in order to enhance the processes of peace. The IPRA Foundation began as a depository of funds brought in by people with specific projects. The main task was to invest those funds safely in socially acceptable enterprises and pay them out as needed. Grants Information The larger grants available are up to $5,000. Eligibility Criteria … [Read more...]

British High Commission CFPs: Promoting & Protecting Freedom of Religion or Belief

Deadline: 23 July 2018 The British High Commission (BHC) Kuala Lumpur is inviting project proposals which are focused on promoting and protecting Freedom of Religion or Belief (FoRB). The UK is committed to standing up for the freedom of people of all religions to practice their beliefs in peace and safety. They work around the globe driving international efforts to build more cohesive, tolerant and peaceful societies, where people of all faiths and none are treated equally. Outcomes They … [Read more...]

Embassy of Canada to Kosovo based in Croatia: 2018-2019 Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI)

Deadline: 15 July 2018 The Embassy of Canada to Kosovo based in Zagreb, Croatia has announced a call for proposals 2018-2019 for the Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI). The Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI) is an important component of the Canadian Government's development assistance envelope .Reflecting the priorities of the Government of Canada and taking in to account the socio economic and political context of Kosovo, the CFLI focuses on working with civil society, … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Central African Republic: PEACE is PROFITABLE Grants Competition

Deadline: 8 August 2018 The United States Embassy in Bangui has announced a call for proposals to support Central Africans sustainably managing natural resources. The project should reach a broad Central African audience in a way that resonates. This proposal seeks to inform and engage Central Africans in managing CAR’s natural resources to benefit citizens rather than armed groups. The Projects The project may be creative, using art (e.g., graphic novel, film, painting, radio/theater) … [Read more...]

2018-2019 Call for Proposals: Canada Fund for Local Initiatives for Somalia

Deadline: 20 July 2018 The High Commission of Canada in Kenya has announced the call for proposals for the Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI) for the 2018-2019 funding cycle. Grant Information The average contribution is expected to be in the range of CAD $15,000-$20,000 for each individual project. Larger projects may be considered on an exceptional basis. The average duration of a CFLI project is six (6) consecutive months, with all project activities to be completed by … [Read more...]

Apply for Next Generation Peacebuilders Video Contest!

Deadline: 20 August 2018 Youth Peace initiative along with the Carnegie Foundation and the United Network of Young Peacebuilders is seeking nominations for its Next Generation Peacebuilders Video Contest to highlight best practices from young peacebuilders all over the world. The best videos compete for the Youth Carnegie Peace Prize. The winner of the Youth Carnegie Peace Prize will be awarded with the title ‘Youth Ambassador of the Peace Palace’ during the Carnegie Peace Building … [Read more...]

Embassy of Canada to Argentina and Paraguay: 2018-2019 Call for Project Proposals for Canada Fund for Local Initiatives

Deadline: 1 July 2018 The Embassy of Canada in Argentina and Paraguay has launched a call for project proposals for its Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI) 2018-2019. The CFLI is a program that supports small projects proposed and implemented by local NGOs and other grassroots organizations, cooperatives and women’s groups. This enables Canada to respond to local needs by working at the community level. Funding Information The average contribution is expected to be in the range of … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals 2018 – 2019: Canada Fund for Local Initiatives – Burundi

Deadline: 29 June 2018 The High Commission of Canada in Kenya, in collaboration with the Office of the High Commission of Canada in Rwanda, has announced the call for proposals for the Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI) for the 2018-2019 funding cycle. Funding Information The average contribution is expected to be in the range of CAD $15,000-$20,000 for each individual project. Larger projects may be considered on an exceptional basis. The average duration of a CFLI project is six (6) … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of State: Sudan Call Capacity Building – Supporting Engagement with the AU-HIP Peace Process

Deadline: 30 July 2018 The United States Department of State’s Bureau of African Affairs (AF) has announced a Notification of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) for organizations interested in submitting proposals to support the AUHIP led Peace Process by facilitating peaceful dialogue, capacity building and negotiation support to the Sudan Call and other opposition groups. This project is designed to support and facilitate political dialogue in Sudan, as well as provide consultation services and … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Bogota, Colombia: Seeking Proposals for Mission’s Public Affairs Small Grant Program

Deadline: 31 December 2018 The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Mission in Bogota, Colombia has announced funding availability through the Mission’s Public Affairs Small grant program to support projects proposed by Colombian non-governmental organizations (NGOs), individuals, and cultural/educational organizations that aim to promote mutual understanding between the United States and Colombia. The Embassy has particular interest in projects that have a strong link to the United States and … [Read more...]

UNSCAR Call for Proposals 2018: Supporting and Implementing Effective Conventional Arms Regulation

Deadline: 31 July 2018 UN Trust Facility Supporting Cooperation on Arms Regulation (UNSCAR) is currently seeking proposals to support and implement effective conventional arms regulation. UNSCAR is administered by the United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs (UNODA), assisted by a Strategic Planning Group (SPG). The SPG consists of UNSCAR donor countries. It advises on UNSCAR’s annual priority areas and recommendations of project proposals for funding. Aims UNSCAR aims to: … [Read more...]

Embassy of Canada to South Sudan: Canada Fund for Local Initiatives 2018- 2019

Deadline: 22 June 2018 Embassy of Canada to South Sudan has launched a call for proposals for its Canada Fund for Local Initiatives 2018- 2019 to support small-scale but high-impact projects in South Sudan. The program aims to support projects designed and implemented by local implementing partners in South Sudan. Projects are expected to start in August 2018 and be completed by February 28th, 2019. Thematic Priorities The CFLI offers direct funding assistance to local organizations and … [Read more...]

Embassy of Canada to Iraq: Canada Fund for Local Initiatives 2018-2019

Deadline: 30 June 2018 The Embassy of Canada to Iraq, Baghdad is accepting proposals for the Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI) which supports small project grants for the fiscal year 2018/2019. Thematic Priorities Gender equality and the empowerment of women and girls. Inclusive governance, including diversity, democracy, human rights and the rule of law. Peace and security, with a focus on conflict prevention and building peace. Environment and climate action focusing … [Read more...]