Deadline: 29 June 2018
This activity will complement existing USAID programming by focusing efforts on the development of investigative journalism capacity at the sub-national level (states, municipalities) and the development of national networks and peer-to-peer exchange opportunities. The purpose of this activity is to deter corruption and support transparency by improving journalists’ ability to investigate issues related to corruption in targeted Mexican states and municipalities.
- Local Capacity in Data Journalism Increased
- Corruption Vulnerabilities Identified and Addressed
- Investigative Reporting Incentivized
- Digital Security of Journalists Improved
- Sustainable Local Partnerships Developed
- Estimated Total Program Funding: $6,000,000
- Award Ceiling: $6,000,000
- Both U.S. and non-US organizations may participate under this NOFO. Additionally USAID welcomes applications from organizations which have not previously received financial assistance from USAID.
- Applicants must have established financial management, monitoring and evaluation processes, internal control systems, and policies and procedures that comply with established U.S. Government standards, laws, and regulations.
- The Recipient must be a responsible entity. The AO may determine that a pre-award survey is required to conduct an examination that will determine whether the prospective recipient has the necessary organization, experience, accounting and operational controls, and technical skills – or ability to obtain them – in order to achieve the objectives of the program and comply with the terms and conditions of the award.
How to Apply
Applications must be submitted electronically at the address given on the website.
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