The Bureau of Counterterrorism (CT) of the U.S. Department of State has announced an open competition to enhance capabilities of judicial stakeholders in Iraq to investigate, prosecute, and adjudicate terrorism cases.
The Court of Cassation, mandated to provide a second review to all counter-terrorism cases, death penalty cases, and related appeals, places increasing emphasis on evidentiary standards, and adopts policies and procedures to speed prisoner flow through Iraq’s judicial system.
- Total available funding: $987,654
- Award amounts: the maximum award amount is $987,654
- Length of performance period: up to 12 months with possibility of extension pending review of progress and availability of additional funds.
- Anticipated program start date: September 30, 2021
Priority Country or Region: Iraq
Participants and Audiences: Audiences may include security and judicial officials supporting the work of the Court of Cassation including Iraq’s judiciary, Counter-Terrorism Service, Office of National Security Advisor, and Justice and Interior ministries who support counterterrorism investigations and strengthen due process and rule of law with respect to the government’s management of terrorism trials.
The following organizations are eligible to apply. The following organizations are eligible to apply:
- Public and private educational institutions
- For-profit organizations
- Public International Organizations (PIOs) and Governmental institutions
For more information, visit https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=333372