Embassy of Finland in Ukraine: Local Cooperation Fund 2019

Deadline: 28 February 2019

Applicants are invited to submit their applications for Finnish Local Cooperation Fund (LCF) which is a fund administered by the Embassy of Finland in Kyiv, Ukraine.

The objective of the LCF is to support strong and active civil society organizations, which is an important component of functioning democracy and open society.

Funding Information

  • The budget for a proposed project must not exceed € 50 000, but it should also not be less than € 20 000.
  • If the project budget exceeds € 20 000, the organization must include an independent audit. It is recommended to include its costs in the project budget.
  • The projects proposed are typically for one year, but must be completed latest by November 2020.

Types of Project

This year, the priority area for the LCF projects funded in Ukraine is the following:

Note: If applicants propose a project unrelated to the mentioned priority area, applicant can still submit a proposal but they recommend applicant to be particularly prudent with presenting the case for their proposal.

Criteria

  • The LCF is aimed at supporting local (Ukrainian) non-governmental organizations (NGOs).
  • In some cases also other types of organizations can be considered eligible, including educational and research institutions, independent media, and cultural organizations.
  • In every case, the project must be qualified as official development assistance (ODA) and fit within the outlines of the official development policy of Finland.

How to Apply

Applications must be submitted via email at the address given on the website.

Eligible Country: Ukraine

For more information, please visit http://www.finland.org.ua/public/default.aspx?nodeid=31733&contentlan=37&culture=uk-UA

  • Avatar Besong BOris ndip says:

    Am Besong Boris Ndip from Africa (cameroon) the children in interior area of my country are suffering some even lack food to eat and not even cloths to wear i been trying my best to help this children by going with my team to this interior areas to help the children from our own personal contributions I thank God for this site am begging for you help to come and help the children of my country cameroon and the internal displays due to political conflicts

  • Avatar Siya says:

    Can a South African organisation apply?

  • Avatar ASRUL says:

    Assalamu’alaikum.

    introduce my name Asrul, 39 years old. I am from Indonesian country. Please give me Shodaqoh and Charity for my daughter’s education.She is 9 years old. Shodaqoh can be sent by :

    • Avatar Ritu at fundsforNGOs says:

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      Good luck!

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