The Bureau of International Labor Affairs (ILAB), U.S. Department of Labor (USDOL, or the Department), announces the availability of approximately $10,247,000 (subject to the availability of federal funds) for one cooperative agreement(s) to fund a technical assistance project(s) in Brazil to increase the capacity of civil society organizations (CSOs) to address child labor and/or forced labor in a targeted agricultural sector.
This FOA solicits applications to implement a project with the objective of increasing capacity of civil society organizations (CSOs) to address child labor and/or forced labor in a targeted agricultural sector in Brazil.
- Funding will be provided in the form of a cooperative agreement. Approximately $10,247,000 is expected to be available to fund approximately one award. Applicants may apply for a ceiling amount of up to $10,247,000 total costs.
- The period of performance is a maximum of 4.5 years (54 months) from the effective date of the award.
Project outcomes include the following:
- Outcome 1: Strengthened capacity of CSOs to advocate on behalf of children and workers in a targeted sector;
- Sub-outcome 1.1: Increased organizational resiliency of civil society organizations;
- Outcome 2: Increased capacity of CSOs to provide services to targeted populations; and
- Outcome 3: Increased level of CSOs’ engagement with government, private sector, and other stakeholders.
The following organizations are eligible to apply:
- U.S. organizations
- Non-U.S. organizations
- Non-U.S. Entities, including PIOs
For more information, visit https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=330831