Deadline: 25 April 2016 The Nature Conservancy, the Wildlife Conservation Society, and the National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis (NCEAS) jointly announce a fourth annual Request for Proposals (RPF) under the topic: The Science for People and Nature Partnership (SNAPP). SNAPP working groups convene individuals from a broad variety of disciplines, sectors, and institutions – including academics, field practitioners, policy makers and members of the private sector. SNAPP advances … [Read more...] about 2016 Call for Proposals: Science for People and Nature Partnership Program
Deadline: 25 April 2016 The PeaceNexus Foundation has announced a call for applications for its 2016 Organizational Development Grant. NGOs in the Western Balkans, West Africa, Myanmar and Kyrgyzstan as well as international NGOs can apply for this opportunity. Eligibility criteria Only registered non-profit organisations with a peacebuilding relevant mandate and activities are eligible; Think-tanks, academic institutions and policy makers without operational peace-building activities in a … [Read more...] about PeaceNexus Foundation’s 2016 Organizational Development Grant
Deadline: 1 April 2016 Nominations are open for Joseph B. and Toby Gittler Prize to recognize outstanding and lasting scholarly contributions to racial, ethnic and/or religious relations. The Joseph B. and Toby Gittler Endowed Fund at Brandeis University support this annual award. Brandeis University celebrates a commitment to social justice and strives to reflect the heterogeneity of the United States and of the world community, welcoming students and faculty of every nationality, religion, and … [Read more...] about Nominations Open for Joseph B. and Toby Gittler Prize! Recognizing Outstanding and Lasting Scholarly Contributions
Deadline: 29 April 2016 The United Nations Development Programme(UNDP) is currently accepting concept notes from NGOs/CBOs in Papua New Guinea for its Global Environment Facility Small Grants Programme. The objective of the grant facility is to build and replicate the successful experiences of vulnerable communities to respond to specific local environmental issues and support sustainable livelihood practices that will lead to global environmental benefits. Thematic areas Biodiversity … [Read more...] about Call for Proposals: Global Environment Facility Small Grants Program in Papua New Guinea
Deadline: 30 April 2016 The Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa (CODESRIA) has announced a call for applications from African universities for its 2016 Small Grants Programme for Thesis Writing. The grants serve as part of the Council’s contribution to the development of the social sciences in Africa, and the continuous renewal and strengthening of research capacities in African universities, through the funding of primary research conducted by postgraduate … [Read more...] about CODERSIA: Call for Applications for 2016 Small Grants Program!
Deadline: 30 April 2016 Vigil India Movement’s M.A. Thomas National Human Rights Award 2016 honours individuals/organizations in India who have made significant contributions for the protection and promotion of human rights in India in the preceding years and continues to be working on issues directly relating to human rights. The Award instituted by the Vigil India Movement in 1993, in memory of its Founder President Rev. Dr. M.A. Thomas, carries a cash prize of Rupees One lakh and a citation. … [Read more...] about Vigil India Movement seeking Nominations for the MAT National Human Rights Award 2016
Deadline: 8 April 2016 WorldWise Global Schools (WWGS) is seeking applications for its 2016 Development Education (DE) grant program from schools and school clusters, as well as NGOs and networks that support development education at post primary level. WorldWise Global Schools is the national programme of Development Education (DE) for post-primary schools in Ireland. The programme was set up in 2013 as the key channel through which Irish Aid support for DE in post-primary schools is to be … [Read more...] about WorldWise Global Schools: 2016 Development Education Grant Program
Deadline: 4 April 2016 The British Embassy Ankara has announced a £1.3bn Prosperity Fund over the next 5 years to promote the economic reform and development needed for growth in partner countries. The Funding priorities will include improving the business climate, competitiveness and operation of markets, energy and financial sector reform, and increasing the ability of partner countries to tackle corruption. Thematic Areas Financial Services Supporting green/climate financing models and … [Read more...] about British Embassy Ankara: Turkey Prosperity Fund to Promote Economic Reform and Growth in Partner Countries!
Deadline: 12 April 2016 European Union is seeking proposals from organisations to promote youth development goals as set in the Youth Policy in Lebanon. EU support to civil society organisations will be channelled through the EU funded "Promotion of Social Justice" Programme which aims at promoting democracy, human rights and social justice in Lebanon. This programme foresees promoting youth participation in planning and decision making in order to promote social cohesion in Lebanon economic, … [Read more...] about European Union: Promoting Youth Participation towards Democracy, Human Rights and Social Justice in Lebanon
Deadline: 30 April 2016 The Common Fund for Commodities (CFC) is seeking applications for its 8th Call for Proposals to support of commodity development activities in eligible countries. The CFC seeks to support business activities in the field of commodity development, including agriculture, minerals and metals in Developing Countries. Objectives Social: Create employment (particularly for youth and women), provide sustained increase in household incomes, reduce poverty, and enhance food … [Read more...] about Common Fund for Commodities: 8th Call for Proposals to support Business Activities
Deadline: 30 April 2016 The International Trade Centre (ITC) and the Women Entrepreneurs Association of Turkey (KAGIDER) are seeking applications for its Women Vendors Exhibition and Forum 2016 (WVEF 2016) which will be held on 1st and 2nd September in Istanbul, Turkey. This is the premier global event to get inspired, do business and create lifetime opportunities for women entrepreneurs by providing training, improving skills and facilitating meetings with buyers. Priority Areas Information … [Read more...] about 2016 Women Vendors Exhibition and Forum: Creating Opportunities for Women Entrepreneurs!
Deadline: 20 April 2016 Nominations are open for the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Prize for Girls’ and Women’s Education 2016 with a motive to improve and promote the educational prospects of girls and women and in turn, the quality of their lives. The purpose of the Prize is to reward outstanding efforts of individuals, institutions or non- governmental organizations that contribute to the advancement of education for girls and women. Award … [Read more...] about Nominations Open for 2016 UNESCO Prize for Girls’ and Women’s Education!
Deadline: 29 April 2016 The Youth Assembly at the United Nations (YA) is organizing the Summer Youth Assembly from 10-12 August in New York to discuss the role of youth in the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals. The 2016 Summer edition will feature three days of plenary sessions and interactive workshops where youth will develop the skills they need to take a stand and enact change in their communities and globally. The Youth Assembly is structured around the United Nation’s … [Read more...] about Summer Youth Assembly at the United Nations to discuss Role of Youth 10-12 Aug in New York
Deadline: 19 May 2016 Mosaic, with the support of the Department of International Development, Etihad Airways, Inclusive Ventures Group, The Amersi Foundation, Kamal Exchange Company L.L.C, Prudence Foundation, Crescent Petroleum and others, has announced the International Leadership Programme 2016, in order to help developing leadership skills, highlight global issues and equip young people to become involved in their local community. The 12-month programme starts with the International … [Read more...] about Mosaic’s International Leadership Programme 2016: Equipping Young People with Skills
Deadline: 29 April 2016 Research and Innovation Support for Europe and Africa (RINEA) is a project funded by the European Commission that currently inviting applicants from Africa for its mobility grants scheme with an aim to strengthen cooperation on research and innovation between the EU and Africa reinforcing the linkage between academia and the business community. The priority of mobility grants scheme will be on Food Nutrition Security and Sustainable Agriculture (FNSSA) and related … [Read more...] about Call for Mobility Grants Scheme: Strengthening Cooperation on Research & Innovation in Africa