Nominations Open for Skål International Sustainable Awards!

Deadline: 30 June 2018 Skål International is an Affiliated Member of the UNWTO, seeking nominations for Sustainable Awards to promote the development of responsible, sustainable and universally accessible tourism. Following the United Nations declaration of 2002 as the Year of Ecotourism and the Mountains, Skål International launched these Awards in the same year, to highlight and acknowledge best practices around the globe. As an international organisation of tourism industry leaders, Skål … [Read more...]

Call for Nominations: Sydney Peace Prize 2019

Deadline: 30 June 2018 The Sydney Peace Foundation is seeking nominations for its Sydney Peace Prize 2019, Australia’s only international prize for peace to recognise leading global peacemakers, ensure their voices are heard, and support their vital work for a fairer world. The prize brings inspiring and exemplary stories of courage and dedication to global justice to the Australian and Sydney stage, educates the community on the work of the world’s most effective peacemakers, and honours the … [Read more...]

EU Call for Proposals: Support to Research and Policy Dialogue in the Domain of Economic and Fiscal Governance in Tanzania

Deadline: 12 June 2018 The European Union (EU) is seeking proposals to inform and promote evidence-based dialogue on economic and fiscal governance issues in Tanzania. Objectives The specific objective(s) of this call for proposals are: To provide and disseminate high quality, policy-relevant and evidence-based research on topics related to economic and fiscal governance in Tanzania; To encourage domestic debate in Tanzania on economic and fiscal governance issues, especially with … [Read more...]

Plural+ 2018: Youth Video Festival on Migration, Diversity & Social Inclusion

Deadline: 3 June 2018 Applications are open for Plural+ 2018 which is an empowering tool for young people to speak out about what they think of migration, diversity and social inclusion, using their own views and voices. The PLURAL+ Video Festival is a joint initiative of the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) and the International Organization for Migration (IOM) with the support of a wide network of international partners. The PLURAL+ Video Festival gives youth a platform to … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Sophie Danforth Conservation Biology Fund!

Deadline: 1 June 2018 Applications are open for the Sophie Danforth Conservation Biology Fund (SDCBF) which is established by the Roger Williams Park Zoo and the Rhode Island Zoological Society in 1989 to support conservation programs that protect threatened wildlife and habitats worldwide. Field studies and other projects that demonstrate a multi-disciplinary approach to biodiversity and ecosystem conservation, and projects that involve in-country collaborators receive the highest funding … [Read more...]

EU-ENPARD III: Supporting the Development of Livelihoods in Disadvantaged Rural Regions of Georgia

Deadline: 8 June 2018 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organisations for a program entitled “European Neighbourhood Programme for Agriculture and Rural Development in Georgia (ENPARD III) –Support to the development of livelihoods in disadvantaged rural regions of Georgia” to improve economic opportunities (employment and employability), social integration, and the access to basic social services for the target population. The objective of this call for … [Read more...]

EU Call for Proposals: Inviting Competitive Enterprises, Clusters and Business Support Organisations

Deadline: 8 June 2018 The European Union (EU) is seeking proposals to promote competitiveness and business sophistication among Turkish Cypriot's Small and Medium sized Enterprises (SMEs), Clusters and Business Support Organizations through adaptation to standardized business environments. Objectives Therefore, the specific objectives of this call for proposals are: to improve manufacturing standards and exploitation of new production line/technology; to change and diversify product … [Read more...]

EU Call for Proposals: European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights Bosnia and Herzegovina – Country Based Support Scheme 2017

Deadline: 7 June 2018 The European Union (EU) has announced a call for proposals for its "European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights Bosnia and Herzegovina - Country Based Support Scheme 2017" to support civil society and human rights defenders in third countries in working on human rights (political, civil, economic, social and cultural), and democratisation. Objectives supports human rights and human rights defenders in situations where they are most at risk supports other EU … [Read more...]

EU Call for Proposals: Support to Civil Society Organisations, Egypt

Deadline: 4 June 2018 The European Union (EU) is seeking proposals for its program entitled “Support to Civil Society Organisations, Egypt” to enhance CSOs contributions to governance and development processes. The specific objective of this call for proposals is to support CSOs initiatives aiming at empowering citizens and improving the livelihoods of populations in need, particularly disadvantaged groups. It will support also CSOs initiatives aiming to support territorial development to … [Read more...]

EU Call for Proposals: Enhancing Citizens’ Participation in Sub-National Good Governance in the Context of the New Federal System in Nepal

Deadline: 5 June 2018 The European Union (EU) is seeking proposals for a program entitled “Enhancing Citizens' Participation in Sub-National Good Governance (Local and Provincial Level) in the Context of the New Federal System in Nepal”. Objectives To enhance participatory and cooperative relationships between citizens and newly established local governments , in order to promote and establish good governance at the local level, by, in particular, strengthening public governance, … [Read more...]

EU Health Award for NGOs 2018: Inviting NGOs Working to Prevent Tobacco Use

Deadline: 15 June 2018 The European Commission is seeking applications for "EU Health Award” to recognize initiatives of non-governmental organisations (NGOs) that contributed or are contributing to a higher level of public health in the European Union by working to prevent tobacco use. The general objectives of the Programme shall be to complement, support and add value to the policies of the Member States to improve the health of Union citizens and reduce health inequalities by promoting … [Read more...]

EU Call for Proposals: Resource Centre for Civil Society Organizations in Serbia

Deadline: 17 July 2018 The European Union (EU) is seeking proposals for its program entitled "Resource Centre for Civil Society Organizations in Serbia" to strengthen the EU integration process in Serbia by empowering civil society to actively participate in decision making and by further stimulation an enabling environment for civil society. The specific objectives of this call for proposals are to further strengthen the capacity of CSOs and enhance their long-term strategic development via a … [Read more...]

European Union CSO-RISE: Civil Society Organisations in Research and Innovation for Sustainable Development Program

Deadline: 1 June 2018 The European Union (EU) is seeking proposals for a program entitled “CSO-RISE - Civil Society Organisations in Research and Innovation for Sustainable Development” to contribute to inclusive growth and reduction of social inequalities as part of interventions to support the priorities set in the Ghana Shared Growth and Development Agenda (GSGDA) II. The objective of this call for proposals is to foster the initiatives of the civil society organisations in their capacities … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for International Workshop Awards!

Deadline: 31 May 2018 The Antipode Foundation is seeking nominations for International Workshop Awards to support radical geographers holding events (including conferences, workshops, seminar series, summer schools and action research meetings) that further radical analyses of geographical issues and engender the development of a new and better society. The Antipode Foundation will explicitly privilege applicants and initiatives from historically under-represented groups, regions, countries … [Read more...]

Submissions Open for Zayed Sustainability Prize!

Deadline: 9 August 2018 The Zayed Sustainability Prize is a tribute to the legacy of the late founding father of the UAE, Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan – a visionary champion of environmental stewardship and global sustainability. Submit your entry today and join a growing community of innovators who are expanding the possibilities for a sustainable future. Winners of the Zayed Sustainability Prize will be announced at the awards ceremony during the opening of the Abu Dhabi Sustainability … [Read more...]

ECSJ: Inviting Applications for Climate Investigation Grant

Deadline: 25 May 2018 European Conference of Science Journalists (ECSJ) is inviting applications for "Climate Investigation Grant" to encourage ambitious field investigations focused on understanding climate, adaptation to climate change, and different mitigation strategies. The AJSPI, in partnership with the BNP Paribas Foundation, is launching its first climate investigation grant for European science journalists. The winner will be announced at the European Conference for Science … [Read more...]

Apply for Free Press Awards 2018!

Deadline: 1 July 2018 The Free Press Unlimited has announced the Fourth edition of the Free Press Awards with an aim to celebrate the work of the best journalists and media professionals. Free Press Unlimited wants people to have access to reliable information they need to develop and prosper. The Awards will be conferred at Free Press Live on 2 November 2018 and will recognise exceptional work in the categories Newcomer of the Year and Most Resilient Journalist. Award Categories … [Read more...]

IWA’s Women in Water Award: Celebrating Female Leadership in the Field of Water

Deadline: 30 April 2018 Nominations are open for the IWA's Women in Water Award to acknowledge and celebrate female leadership in the field of water. Through this award, the IWA recognises those women working in the field of water who, through their demonstrated leadership, have had a significant positive impact on the development of the industry. The award showcases an individual’s excellence in leadership as demonstrated by outstanding initiatives, impact of work and inspiration to others. … [Read more...]

EC-EACEA Social Inclusion and Common Values: Contributing the Field of Education, Training and Youth

Deadline: 22 May 2018 The European Commission-Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency (EACEA) is seeking proposals for a program entitled “Social inclusion and common values: the contribution in the field of education, training and youth” in order to support transnational cooperation projects in the fields of education, training and youth. Program Lots & Objectives The program is divided in to two lots: Lot 1 – Education and training Enhancing the acquisition … [Read more...]

Call For Proposals “Make Europe Sustainable for All” Lot 2

Deadline: 6 May 2018 Do you campaign on the Sustainable Development Goals? Want to break out of your specific focus and work alongside others working on different SDG-related topics? You might be eligible for a grant of up to €7000! As part of the project Make Europe Sustainable for All, financial support is available to local groups, grass-root organisations and other civil society actors working at local level in order to strengthen capacity, knowledge sharing and information exchange on the … [Read more...]