How to Raise Funds for Humanitarian Relief

Foundation for Middle East Peace: Supporting Organizations Working to end Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

Deadline: 31 August 2017 The Foundation for Middle East Peace (FMEP) is currently seeking applications from U.S.-based and non-U.S.-based charitable organizations that produce original research, critical analysis, effective educational tools, and that lead on-the-ground organizing to advance a durable resolution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Funding Streams The Foundation gives out funds in two streams: General support grants. The majority of our grants are given as unrestricted … [Read more...]

UNSCAR Call for Proposals: Supporting the Implementation of Effective Conventional Arms Regulation

Deadline: 31 July 2017 UN Trust Facility Supporting Cooperation on Arms Regulation (UNSCAR), is currently seeking proposals to support the implementation of the Arms Trade Treaty (ATT) and the Programme of Action on small arms and light weapons (PoA). 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 … [Read more...]

Global Urban Peace Labs: Colombia Urban Youth Fund Project

Deadline: 6 July 2017 Are you a youth-led organization in Colombia or a Servicio Nacional De Aprendizaje (SENA) apprentice or alumni? Does your organization have an innovative youth leadership model or idea on promoting peace and resilience in cities in Colombia? Is your youth-led organization non-political and non-religious? Does your project aim to promote peace? Does your project have a keen focus on reintegrating Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) members or integrating … [Read more...]

Embassy of Canada to Croatia and Kosovo: Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI) 2017-2018

Deadline: 27 June 2017 The Embassy of Canada to Croatia and Kosovo is inviting applicants for its Canada Fund for Local Initiatives that focuses on working with civil society, particularly grassroots organizations, to support democratic governance and to promote human rights. Preference will be given to projects promoting the participation of women and indigenous and vulnerable minority groups and to projects that have a strong advocacy component. Themes The Canada Fund themes for the … [Read more...]

The Embassy of Canada to Uruguay: Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI) 2017-2018

Deadline: 15 June 2017 The Embassy of Canada to Uruguay is seeking applications for its Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI) 2017-2018 which is designed to fund small-scale projects in Official Development Assistance (ODA) eligible countries, which align with Global Affairs Canada’s thematic priority areas for engagement. The CFLI also serves to support positive bilateral relations between Canada and Uruguay, and the civil society by deepening contacts and supporting local … [Read more...]

Embassy of Canada in Morocco and Mauritania: Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI)

Deadline: 30 June 2017 The Embassy of Canada in Morocco and Mauritania is seeking applications for its 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. Over the years, the CFLI has provided significant assistance to people in developing countries similar to Morocco and Mauritania. The Canadian Embassy in RABAT manages the CFLI in the following … [Read more...]

The Embassy of Canada in Zimbabwe: Canada Fund for Local Initiative 2017-2018

Deadline: 14 June 2017 The Embassy of Canada in Zimbabwe is seeking proposals for its Canada Fund for Local Initiative (CFLI) 2017-2018. The CFLI funds small but visible, high impact, result-oriented projects implemented by local civil society organisations (CSOs) and other grassroots orgnisations. 2017-2018 CFLI Priorities Projects MUST fall within at-least one of the 2017-2018 CFLI priorities: Empowering women and girls and promoting gender equality Championing inclusive and … [Read more...]

The Embassy of Canada in Amman, Jordan: Seeking Proposals for Canada Fund for Local Initiatives 2017-2018

Deadline: 15 June 2017 The Embassy of Canada in Amman, Jordan, is seeking proposals for its Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI) for the 2017/2018 fiscal year. The CFLI is a funding mechanism managed by the Embassy of Canada in Amman, which funds small but visible, results-oriented, high impact projects in Jordan, Iraq and Syria. Recipient Countries: Jordan, Iraq, Syria 2017-2018 CFLI Priorities Projects must address the identified needs of local communities and must fall within one of … [Read more...]

Apply for PBF’s Gender & 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...]

The Peace Revolution: Inviting Applications for “Pacific Youth Peace Training”

Deadline: 31 July 2017 Do you want to give a try to meditation and start a true change from within? If yes, then apply for the Pacific Youth Peace Training. The Peace Revolution is seeking applications for its program entitled "Pacific Youth Peace Training" in order to promote a culture of peace, peace education, conflict prevention and youth empowerment through the primary means of meditation and self-development. The Peace Revolution Pacific Youth Peace Training will bring together 30 young … [Read more...]

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...]

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