Mott MacDonald Limited/ UK Department of Health: Request for Proposals for Fleming Fund Grants Programme in Nepal

Deadline: 31 January 2018 Mott MacDonald Limited, on behalf of UK Department of Health is seeking proposals from qualified licensed/registered legal entities in Nepal for its Fleming Fund Grants Programme to work toward strengthening antimicrobial resistance surveillance and response in Nepal in collaboration with the Government of Nepal’s Anti-Microbial Resistance Containment Multi-Sectoral Steering Committee (AMRCSC). The aim of the Fleming Fund is to address critical gaps in surveillance of … [Read more...]

Asia New Zealand Foundation: Inviting Applications for Arts Grants Programme

Deadline: 26 March 2018 The Asia New Zealand Foundation is seeking applications for its programme “Arts Grants” to support and organise Asia-related events and festivals, and offer artists professional development opportunities in Asia. Grant Categories The Foundation now offers two categories of arts grants: Contestable arts grants Festival/major event fund Objectives To provide and support experiential opportunities, work placements, and exchanges for New Zealand-based … [Read more...]

Alliance for Public Health: Call for Applications for Harm Reduction Academy

Deadline: 15 January 2018 Alliance for Public Health (Ukraine) is organizing Harm Reduction Academy Cycle 5 which is a global learning, dialogue and skills building course established with the vision to end AIDS and Hepatitis C among people who inject drugs. Inspired by the successes in response to HIV epidemic in some of the most challenging settings, contrasted by the emergence of injecting use-driven epidemic in new settings, the course combines decades of practical experience and most … [Read more...]

EJN Asia-Pacific Media Grants: Supporting the Creation, Growth, and Capacity Building of Media

Deadline: 14 January 2018 Applications are open for the EJN Asia-Pacific Media Grants which are provided as part of the EJN Asia-Pacific project, implemented by Internews with the generous funding from Sweden / the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA). The Environmental Journalism Network (EJN) Asia-Pacific Media Grants are available to support the creation, growth, and capacity building of media and other environmental information generating organizations that are … [Read more...]

SIDA International Training Programme: Productive Employment and Decent Work for Sustainable Development

Deadline: 19 January 2018 The Swedish Public Employment Service and the Swedish International Development Agency (Sida) are seeking applicants for its International Training Programme, “Productive Employment and Decent Work for Sustainable Development” with an aim to strengthen the capacity of decision makers and other stakeholders from Africa and Asia in the field of labour market policy. The participants will exchange experiences within the area of labour market policy between countries and … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: International AIDS Conference 2018

Deadline: 10 January 2018 Amsterdam Youth Force, Eurasian Harm Reduction Association (EHRA) and AFEW International are inviting applicants from Eastern Europe and Central Asia region (EECA) to submit drafts abstracts for XXII International AIDS Conference 2018 in Amsterdam (AIDS 2018) to board panel of experts for review. The conference will gather scientists, political leaders, and people living with HIV from all around the world. One of the key objectives of AIDS 2018 is to spotlight the … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy Tokyo: Inviting Applicants for Public Diplomacy Small Grants Program

Deadline: 1 August 2018 The U.S. Embassy Tokyo Public Affairs Section (PAS) of the U.S. Department of State is pleased to announce that funding is available through its Public Diplomacy Small Grants Program in order to strengthen cultural ties between the U.S. and Japan through cultural and exchange programming that highlights shared values and promotes bilateral cooperation. All programs must include an American cultural element, or connection with American expert/s, organization/s, or … [Read more...]

Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia: Seeking Proposals for Labour in East Asia Program

Deadline: 14 February 2018 The Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA) is inviting applicants for a program entitled “Labour in East Asia” that aims to improve understanding of labour market issues in the context of increasing fragmentation of production across countries in the East Asian region. Objectives This study aims: to discuss labour market issues relevant for global value chain integration, to assess the distribution of benefits from GVC integration, … [Read more...]

MEASURE Evaluation: Seeking Applications for Small Grants to Support Research in Family Planning

Deadline: 5 January 2018 The MEASURE Evaluation project has announced a request for applications for its small grants program to increase the evidence base in routine health information systems (RHIS) in family planning and reproductive health (FP/RH). The small grants are intended to support primary and secondary data analysis - especially national and sub-national program or policy evaluation. The overall goal is to use the research findings to improve RHIS and advance FP outcomes. Small … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Training Programme on Economics of Climate Change Adaptation!

Deadline: 11 December 2017 Applicants are invited to apply for the second run of the Training Programme on Economics of Climate Change Adaptation that aims to equip government officials and other stakeholders in the Asia and the Pacific region with economic tools necessary to identify, prioritize, design and implement climate-resilient projects and policies, formulate national adaptation plans and access climate finance for adaptation action. The Training Programme will be held on 12 to 23 … [Read more...]

Apply for 2018 TechWomen Program: Empowering the Next Generation Women Leaders!

Deadline: 17 January 2018 Applications are open for the 2018 TechWomen program to empower, connect, and support the next generation of women leaders in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) from Africa, Central Asia, and the Middle East by providing them the access and opportunity needed to advance their careers, pursue their dreams, and inspire women and girls in their communities. Through mentorship and exchange, TechWomen strengthens participants’ professional capacity, … [Read more...]

East-West Center: Seeking Applications for Asia Studies Fellowship Program

Deadline: 2 January 2018 The East-West Center (EWC) is seeking applications from scholars and analysts who wish to undertake research and writing on topics of relevance to contemporary US-Asia policy. EWC is particularly interested in proposals regarding key challenges in U.S.-Asia relations and possible responses and approaches to addressing those challenges. Specific topics of interest include but are not limited to: competing economic initiatives in Asia; changes in relationships … [Read more...]

PCI Call for Proposals: Supporting Conservation Programs for Wild Populations of Primates

Deadline: 1 February 2018 The Primate Conservation, Incorporated (PCI) is seeking applications for its grant program to fund field research that supports conservation programs for wild populations of primates. Priority will be given to projects that study, in their natural habitat, the least known and most endangered species. The involvement of citizens from the country in which the primates are found will be a plus. The intent is to provide support for original research that can be used to … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: Training Programme on the Economics of Climate Change Adaptation, March 2018

Deadline: 11 December 2017 The UNDP in cooperation with the AIT - Regional Resource Center for Asia and the Pacific (RRC.AP) is seeking applications for its Training Programme on the Economics of Climate Change Adaptation with an aim to equip government officials and other stakeholders in Asia and the Pacific with economic tools necessary to assess and evaluate various interventions for designing climate adaptation projects and policies, formulate national adaptation plans and access climate … [Read more...]

Asian Community Trust: Inviting Applicants for 2018 Local Projects on Education and Youth Development

Deadline: 30 November 2017 The Asian Community Trust (ACT) has announced a Concept Papers for 2018 Local Projects on Education and Youth Development that aims to build a "Bridge of Mutual Help and Resource Sharing" in civil societies across Asia. To pursue this aim, ACT assists projects developed by local people's groups, NGOs and other civil society organizations with the purpose of improving people's quality of life in their own communities and sharing their successes with others. Grant … [Read more...]

Applications Open for TMU Grant Program!

Deadline: 1 May 2018 The Trust for Mutual Understanding is awarding grants to American nonprofit organizations to support direct exchange in the arts and the environment between professionals from the United States and TMU’s geographic region: the Baltic States; Central Asia; Central, East, Southeast Europe; Mongolia; and Russia. Priority consideration is given to projects that involve direct, in-depth professional interaction, with the potential for sustained collaboration; that show evidence … [Read more...]

Bridging the Gaps Call for Research Grants: Sex workers know best!

Deadline: 1 March 2018 Applications are open for the Bridging the Gaps sex work project that aims to support sex worker-led, civil society organisations and networks with a track record in human rights and/or health programmes for sex workers. The earliest start-date for research and development projects is 1 June 2018 and the projects are expected to start during 2018. Goals This call for proposals directly contributes to the three long term goals: Strengthened civil society that … [Read more...]

GBIF Call for Concept Notes: Biodiversity Information Fund for Asia (BIFA) Programme

Deadline: 20 December 2017 Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF), funded by the Ministry of the Environment, Government of Japan is seeking concept notes for the third phase of its Biodiversity Information Fund for Asia (BIFA) programme that aims to address key challenges that GBIF nodes in Asia have identified in connection with the mobilization and use of biodiversity data in the region. The third call under the Biodiversity Information Fund for Asia (BIFA) programme invites … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for Commonwealth Youth Awards 2018!

Deadline: 14 December 2017 Nominations are open for the 2018 Commonwealth Youth Awards for Excellence in Development Work. This special edition of the awards will coincide with the Commonwealth Youth Forum (CYF) preceding the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) in London in April 2018 under the theme “Towards a Common Future”. It will highlight the contribution that young people are making throughout the Commonwealth, in areas such as poverty alleviation, conflict resolution and … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: APN’s Annual Proposal Development Training Workshop (PDTW)

Deadline: 23 December 2017 Are you young researcher working in Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Viet Nam, and Thailand and interested in developing regional proposals? If yes, then apply for the Proposal Development Training Workshop (PDTW). Asia-Pacific Network for Global Change Research (APN) in collaboration with Vietnam Academy of Science & Technology (VAST) is seeking applications for its Proposal Development Training Workshop (PDTW) in order to enhance … [Read more...]