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...]

Embassy of the Czech Republic in Bosnia and Herzegovina: Local Small Scale Projects for 2018

Deadline: 29 September 2017 The Embassy of the Czech Republic in Bosnia and Herzegovina has announced its annual call for proposals for the Local Small Scale Projects (LSP) directly managed by the Embassy of the Czech Republic in Sarajevo. These projects are complementary to the large multiple-year projects implemented by the Czech Development Agency (CzDA) and are important component of the Czech Republic Development Cooperation. Target Sectors The projects should preferably target in the … [Read more...]

British Council: Newton Fund Researcher Links Travel Grants (UK and Peru)

Deadline: 25 October 2017 The Newton Fund together with a UK Government initiative funded by the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS), is seeking applications for its Researcher Links Travel Grants to promote the economic development and welfare of either the partner countries or, through working with the partner country, to address the problems of low-income and vulnerable populations. Researcher Links Travel Grants provide financial support for early-career … [Read more...]

DFAT Request for Proposals: Water for Women Fund

Deadline: 6 October 2017 The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) is currently inviting proposals from eligible Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) to implement gender and socially inclusive Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) projects in South Asia, South-East Asia and the Pacific through the Water for Women Fund. The Fund is a flagship program in Australia’s engagement in Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH). The Fund draws on lessons from DFAT’s Civil Society WASH Fund (the CS … [Read more...]

Securing Water for Food: Inviting Applicants for Global Water-Agriculture Photo Contest

Deadline: 27 September 2017 Securing Water for Food: A Grand Challenge for Development has launched a global water-agriculture photo contest to call attention to the significant issue of water scarcity while recognizing and celebrating steps being taken around the world to improve water and food security. Aims Harness the power of images to tell a story that raises awareness and inspires action to Securing Water for Food’s commitment to enterprises and organizations with innovations … [Read more...]

Sida International Training Programme: Sustainable Urban Water and Sanitation Integrated Processes

Deadline: 24 November 2017 The Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida) is seeking applications for its International Training Programme, “Sustainable Urban Water and Sanitation – Integrated Processes” in order to contribute to planning and implementation of  better sustainable urban water and sanitation services, where the rights, needs and demands of  all citizens, including those of marginalised groups, are taken into account. Priority Themes Framing sustainable … [Read more...]

DST-NRDIO Call for Proposals 2017: Indo-Hungarian Joint Research Program

Deadline:  17 November 2017 The Department of Science & Technology (DST) of India and the National Research Development and Innovation Office (NRDIO) of Hungary have jointly announced a call for proposals 2017 to promote collaborative projects with clearly defined goals involving at least one Indian and one Hungarian scientist. Purposes To further research advances and knowledge production within the priority areas To create synergies across borders and institutes To benefit … [Read more...]

APN Call for Proposals: Inviting Applicants for 2017 CRRP and CAPaBLE Programmes

Deadline: 1 November 2017 The Asia Pacific Network (APN) for Global Change Research is currently inviting applicants for the two programmes: Collaborative Regional Research Program (CRRP) Capacity Development Program (CAPaBLE) Priority Topics APN invites trans- and interdisciplinary research and capacity development proposals focusing on the following topics for South Asia, Southeast Asia and Temperate East Asia as indicated below: South Asia Policy-relevant research … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for 2018 King Hassan II Great World Water Prize!

Deadline: 30 November 2017 The World Water Council (WWC) is currently inviting applicants for its 2018 King Hassan II Great World Water Prize. Working towards creating global awareness and taking concrete measures to promote the cause of water is the underlying rationale behind the awarding of the prize. Falling within the overarching framework of “Cooperation and solidarity in the fields of management and development of water resources”, this Sixth Edition of the Great Prize will reward the … [Read more...]

DST Call for Proposals: 2017 BRICS Multilateral Research and Development Projects

Deadline: 28 November 2017 The Department of Science and Technology (DST) is seeking proposals for its 2017 BRICS Multilateral Research and Development Projects with an aim to support excellent research on priority areas which can best be addressed by a multinational approach. The initiative should facilitate cooperation among the researchers and institutions in the consortia which consist of partners from at least three of the BRICS countries. Thematic Areas Prevention and monitoring … [Read more...]

5th Kyoto World Water Grand Prize: Developing Grass-Roots Activities Related to Water Issues around the World

Deadline: 29 September 2017 The Japan Water Forum (JWF) is currently seeking applications for the 5th round of its Kyoto World Water Grand Prize with an aim to find and develop outstanding grass-roots activities related to water issues around the world. 5th Kyoto World Water Grand Prize honors a distinguished organization that has been working for solving critical water issues in developing countries, through which the Prize making a contribution to the grass-root activities as well as … [Read more...]

Wageningen UR CDI Course: Wetlands, Integrated Water Resources Management And Food Security (4 June 2018- 22 June 2018)

Deadline: 18 October 2017 The Wageningen UR Centre for Development Innovation (CDI) is seeking applications for its short term course on Wetlands, Integrated Water Resources Management and Food Security from 4 June 2018 until 22 June 2018 in the Netherlands. Food security, water management and climate change call for a cross cutting and inclusive approach involving all relevant stakeholders and sectors. This requires persons who, next to technical knowledge, possess other skills such as … [Read more...]

Wageningen UR CDI Course: Competing Claims Land, Water and Other (Agricultural) Resources (26 February 2018 – Fri 9 March 2018)

Deadline: 18 October 2017 The Wageningen UR Centre for Development Innovation (CDI) is seeking applications for its course on "Competing Claims Land, Water and Other (Agricultural) Resources". The course starts from 26 February 2018 until Fri 9 March 2018 in the Netherlands. Competition over land and natural resources is increasingly overstretching the multi-functionality of landscapes, whether it is at local or at global level. Course Objectives The overall aim of the course is to … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 2018 Nestlé’s Creating Shared Value (CSV) Prize!

Deadline: 30 October 2017 Nestlé, in partnership with Ashoka is seeking applications for its 2018 Creating Shared Value (CSV) Prize with an aim to source, recognize and support leading innovations or programs in the areas of Water, Nutrition and Rural Development, that: Is beyond ‘proof of concept’ and has conducted a successful pilot Has the potential to grow on a broad-scale or replicate in a new community or context Has social or environmental impact, through either improving … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Humanitarian Water Air Food Awards (WAFA) 2017!

Deadline: 30 September 2017 Applications are open for the Humanitarian Water Air Food Awards (WAFA) 2017 to promote outstanding individuals and organisations who are involved in the creation and application of a breakthrough sustainable project in water, air and/or food. WAF Award seeks and celebrates the Silent Heroes: those who overcome challenges and carry out extensive work to secure food, clean air, and water for vulnerable communities around the world. Award Information The elected … [Read more...]

DFAT Request for Proposals: Water for Women Fund

Deadline: 6 October 2017 The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) is currently inviting proposals from eligible Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) to implement gender and socially inclusive Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) projects in South Asia, South-East Asia and the Pacific through the Water for Women Fund. The Fund is a flagship program in Australia’s engagement in Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH). The Fund draws on lessons from DFAT’s Civil Society WASH Fund (the CS … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Planning Grants under Sida/Demo Environment Programme

Deadline: 6 September 2017 Can your technology contribute to a better environment and help reduce poverty? Do you want to explore a new market for your product? If yes, then apply for the Planning Grants. The Demo Environment programme, financed by The Swedish Agency for Development Cooperation (Sida) is seeking applications for its Planning Grants to strengthen partnerships and explore new market opportunities for their technology or business model. Focus Areas Climate change … [Read more...]

Sida/Demo Environment Programme: Seeking Applications for Demonstration Grants

Deadline: 6 September 2017 Are you an organisation in one of the 14 countries mentioned below? Are you looking to import technology that would be new to your country? Would this technology have a beneficial impact on the environment, and help reduce poverty? If yes, then apply for the Demonstration Grants. The Demo Environment programme, financed by The Swedish Agency for Development Cooperation (Sida) is seeking applications for its Demonstration Grants in order to involve new and sustainable … [Read more...]

Australian High Commission in Ghana: Seeking Applications for Direct Aid Program 2017-18

Deadline: 31 August 2017 The Australian High Commission in Ghana is seeking applications for Direct Aid Program for 2017-18, small grants program to help fund development projects in its countries of accreditation including Burkina Faso, Côte d’Ivoire, Ghana, Guinea, Liberia, Mali, Senegal, Sierra Leone and Togo. The primary objective of the DAP is to achieve a practical and tangible humanitarian or developmental outcome in vulnerable communities. DAP funds activities that have a direct, … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: 2017 Australian Climate and Water Summer Institute

Deadline: 27 August 2017 Applications are open for 2017 Australian Climate and Water Summer Institute that will offer around 15 of the most talented students and early career researchers in Australia and New Zealand a unique opportunity to work closely with peers and experts from academia and government agencies to enhance climate and water information and its practical applications. The Summer Institute will take place in Canberra in two phases: a two-week ‘boot camp’ from 11-23 December … [Read more...]

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