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 the overarching goal to address the impact of crisis, it is designed to address key challenges and priority concerns of IDPs, returnees and affected host communities through a wide range of community-based protection interventions.

Focus Sectors

  • Protection
  • WASH
  • Health
  • Early recovery & Livelihoods
  • Education
  • NFIs (Material Assistance)
  • Shelter

Objectives & Outcomes

  • Population has optimal access to education
    • Capacity development supported
    • Educational infrastructure constructed, improved or maintained
    • Alternative primary education provided or supported
  • Population has sufficient basic and domestic items
    • Core relief items provided
    • Seasonal and complementary items provided
  • Shelter and infrastructure established, improved and maintained
    • Emergency shelter provided
    • Long-term/permanent shelter provided and sustained
    • General site operations constructed and sustained
  • Health status of the population improved
    • Access to primary health care services provided or supported
    • Preventative and community-based health care services provided
    • Referral mechanisms established
  • Services for persons with specific needs strengthened
    • Support through in-kind assistance
    • Specific services for persons of concern with disabilities provided
    • Specific services for persons of concern with psychosocial needs provided
    • Support to persons of concern with specific needs provided
  • Community mobilization strengthened and expanded
    • Community leadership and decision-making supported
    • Community self-management supported
  • Self-reliance and livelihoods improved
    • Access to self-employment / business facilitated
    • Access to training and learning enabled
    • Access to wage earning employment facilitated
  • Access to legal assistance and legal remedies improved
    • Capacity development supported
    • Legal assistance provided
  • Risk of SGBV is reduced and quality of response improved
    • Capacity development supported
    • Participation of community in SGBV prevention and response enabled and sustained
    • Psychosocial counselling provided
  • Protection of children strengthened
    • Assessment and analysis undertaken
    • Community-based child protection structures established and functioning
  • Supply of potable water increased or maintained
    • Water system constructed, expanded or upgraded

How to Apply

All Concept Notes and supporting documents are required to be submitted via e-mail at the address given on the website.

Eligible Country: Syria

For more information, please visit UNHCR Call for EOIs.

GCERF Call for EOIs: Strengthening Community Resilience to Violent Extremism in Nigeria

Sophie and Karl Binding Foundation: Promoting and Strengthening Social Cohesion and Equality

Resist Grant: Supporting People’s Movements for Justice and Liberation in the U.S.

Global Fund for Community Foundation: Strengthening & Supporting Community Philanthropy Approaches

Arts Council Malta: Inviting Applicants for Project Support Grant Program

Applications Open for Canon Oceania Grants Program in New Zealand!

U.S. Fish & Wildlife Services: Seeking Applications for Canada Standard Grants Program

Applications Open for Canon Oceania Grants Program in Australia!

Enovert Community Trust: Supporting Community and Environmental Projects in UK

Australian Embassy in Zimbabwe: Direct Aid Program 2018-2019

U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of INL: Increasing Access to Justice in Bangladesh

U.S. Embassy in Mali: Seeking Applications for ‘Community-Based Activities to Build Civil Society and Youth Capacity in Mali’

RAF Community Grants Program 2019: Supporting Sustainable Cultural Development in Australia

Applications Open for Souter Charitable Trust’s Grant Program!

GCRF Networking Grants Round 3: Addressing Global Issues faced by Developing Countries

AHRC: Community-Led Strategies for Creative and Heritage-Based Interventions in Sub-Saharan Africa

U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of NEA/AC: Increasing Economic and Local Governance Opportunities

IDB: Seeking Proposals from Startups in Latin America and the Caribbean

NIC: Safety Matters – Managing Relationships in Women’s Facilities

UNODC: Call for Proposals for Drug Abuse Prevention Centre Grants 2018

Reporters in the Field: Providing Grant for Cross-border Research in Europe

LIFE: Seeking Proposals for Action Grants to finance “Preparatory Projects”

AWDF: Seeking Proposals for Leading from the South Round 3

Culture Ireland: Seeking Applications for Regular Grant Program