14th Comprehensive Africa Agriculture Development Programme Partnership Platform(25 April 2018)

The 14th Comprehensive Africa Agriculture Development Programme(CAADP) Partnership Platform(PP) will take place on 25 April 2018 in Gabon, following a press conference thereafter. CAADP aims to address challenges in order to consolidate and accelerate progress towards agricultural transformation in Africa. The 14th CAADP PP is organised under the theme, “Accelerating the Implementation of the National Agricultural Investment Plans to Achieve the Malabo Goals and Targets,” and is expected to … [Read more...]

CVC Call for Proposals: Inviting Civil Society Organizations for Small Grant Program

Deadline: 30 April 2018 The Caribbean Vulnerable Communities Coalition (CVC) is seeking proposals for its small grant program to support implementation of national advocacy actions that focus on MSM and Transgender specific activities to improve health and justice outcomes. For organisations in Barbados , where national advocacy plan might not exist, it would be activities related to the development of organisational  advocacy plans that address issues at the national level affecting MSM and … [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...]

Robert Bosch Stiftung/Black Sea Trust: Seeking Applications for 2018-19 Confidence Building Program

Deadline: 21 May 2018 The Robert Bosch Stiftung and the Black Sea Trust for Regional Cooperation of the German Marshall Fund (BST) are seeking applications for its 2018-19 Confidence Building program to support confidence building activities of non-state actors in the South Caucasus, Ukraine and Moldova, and its neighboring countries. The projects should be initiated by civil society organizations which can effectively engage target audiences within the population of the region in their … [Read more...]

Europe Foundation: Request for Proposals for Civil Society Organizations

Deadline: 31 May 2018 Europe Foundation (EPF) is currently inviting Civil Society Organizations (CSOs), registered and operating in Georgia, to participate in its Open Door Grantmaking Program. The Foundation’s flagship Open Door Grantmaking Program provides CSOs with one of the very few opportunities to be proactive in identifying and addressing local needs, developing fresh solutions and ideas to existing challenges. Open Door Grantmaking Program is open for all types of CSOs and their … [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...]

U.S. Embassy in Jordan: Seeking Applications for Small Grants Program

Deadline: 15 June 2018 The Public Diplomacy Section of the U.S. Embassy in Amman is inviting applicants for its Small Grants Program which is designed to assist worthy organizations implement programs that promote the U.S.-Jordanian partnership. Priorities Priorities include, but are not limited to: Improving mutual understanding between Jordanians and Americans Supporting English language teaching and usage in Jordan Expanding cultural exchange between Jordanians and Americans … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in the Kyrgyz Republic: Democracy Commission Small Grants Program

Deadline: 31 May 2018 The U.S. Embassy has announced the 2018 Spring Round of the Democracy Commission Small Grants Program. This program supports the development of Kyrgyzstan’s democratic institutions and civil society by competitively awarding small grants to Kyrgyz nonprofit, nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) and associations, nonprofit civil society organizations (CSOs), and independent local media organizations. State bodies are encouraged to work with NGOs to submit … [Read more...]

Center for Political and Legal Reforms: Strengthening the Role of the Public in Ensuring Democratic Reforms and Quality of Public Power

Deadline: 30 April 2018 Center for Political and Legal Reforms with the assistance of the European Commission is seeking applications for a program entitled "Strengthening the role of the public in ensuring democratic reforms and the quality of state power" that aims to increase the involvement of civil society organizations both in the monitoring of sectoral reforms and in the implementation of successful reforms of the judiciary, public administration, changes in the law enforcement system, … [Read more...]

AmplifyChange Opportunity Grants: Inviting CSOs to Implement Projects addressing Menstrual Health Management

Deadline: 10 May 2018 AmplifyChange is currently seeking applications from eligible organizations for its Opportunity grants to nurture and encourage innovative ideas and approaches on SRHR advocacy in new contexts. For this Opportunity grant call, AmplifyChange seeks to fund civil society organisations that aim to implement projects addressing Menstrual Health Management (MHM) within a sexual and reproductive health rights framework. Grant Information Opportunity grants will fund up to EUR … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to India: Seeking Applications for Anti –TIP International Youth Champions Conclave

Deadline: 8 June 2018 The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Consulate General in Kolkata (PAS Kolkata) is seeking proposals for a project entitled “Anti –TIP International Youth Champions Conclave” that aims to unite and empower student activists to combat human trafficking through increased awareness, enhanced advocacy tools, and the creation of an international youth alliance. This project will convene youth champions from the U.S., India, Nepal, Bangladesh, and Bhutan with a focus on … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: EU-Canada Youth Transatlantic Civil Society Dialogues

Deadline: 10 July 2018 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organisations for a program entitled "EU-Canada Youth Transatlantic Civil Society Dialogues" with an aim to foster mutual understanding between the EU and Canada by strengthening relationships through people to people contacts and by engaging civil society organizations (CSO) in exchanges to expand and deepen relations and enrich the flow of ideas for the solution of common challenges. These dialogues … [Read more...]

UN Women Call for Proposals: Strengthening Roma and Pro-Roma Women’s Rights Civil Society Networks and Platforms

Deadline: 6 May 2018 The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women)  is inviting Roma women civil society organizations (CSOs), women CSO networks and platforms, representing and promoting Roma women’s rights and working in the area of ending violence against women to submit proposals to strengthen existing networks and platforms, or to establish new ones to strengthen Roma women´s voice and agency to monitor, report on and advocate for the implementation … [Read more...]

UK Aid Direct: Apply for Jo Cox Memorial Network Grants Program

Deadline: 13 June 2018 The UK Aid Direct is seeking applications from eligible organizations for its Jo Cox Memorial Network Grants program. Themes Theme 1: Women’s social, economic and political empowerment through supporting women-led civil society. This thematic area will support civil society to take an integrated approach to gender equality and the empowerment of women and girls – to tackle the combined and simultaneous disadvantages girls and women experience – in different … [Read more...]

Apply for UK Aid Direct’s Jo Cox Memorial Strengthening Grants Program!

Deadline: 13 June 2018 Applicants are invited to apply for the UK Aid Direct’s Jo Cox Memorial Strengthening grants program. Themes Theme 1: Women’s social, economic and political empowerment through supporting women-led civil society. This thematic area will support civil society to take an integrated approach to gender equality and the empowerment of women and girls – to tackle the combined and simultaneous disadvantages girls and women experience – in different areas and at … [Read more...]

Finland Grants EUR 67 million to curb Humanitarian Crisis in Syria

Finland granted EUR 67 million to humanitarian aid organisations via principal UN specialised agencies, the Red Cross Movement, and six Finnish civil society organisations. The biggest amount of funding is channeled to fight the acute difficult humanitarian crisis in Syria. Minister for Foreign Trade and Development, Anne-Mari Virolainen said, "The global humanitarian situation continues to be difficult also this year. For people living in the middle of crises and natural disasters, … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: EU Support to Civil Protection in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Deadline: 26 June 2018 Applicants are invited to submit proposals for its EU Support to Civil Protection in Bosnia and Herzegovina to reduce vulnerability and to increase resilience to natural and man-made disasters at all levels in BiH. The specific objective of this Call for Proposal is to improve civil protection capacities for emergency prevention, preparedness and response to natural and man-made disasters observing the best European practices. The action will be based on the following … [Read more...]

EU Call for Proposals: Supporting Civil Society Organisations and Local authorities (CSO-LA) in the Republic of Moldova

Deadline: 4 May 2018 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organisations for a program entitled “Support to Civil Society Organisations and Local authorities (CSO-LA) in the Republic of Moldova” to support CSOs' and LAs' contributions towards reinforced governance, accountability and inclusive policy-making. The global objective of this call for proposals is to support the mobilisation of different local actors in their joint efforts for inclusive and … [Read more...]