U.S. Bureau of Counterterrorism/Somali Law Enforcement: Local Policing and Protection

Deadline: 4 June 2018 The United States Department of State’s Bureau of Counterterrorism has announced Request for Statements of Interest and Capacity (RSOIC) to participate in a co-creation workshop to strengthen the capacity of Somali law enforcement in Mogadishu to protect critical infrastructure from terrorist attacks, secure police facilities, and serve communities affected by terrorist activity. Challenge CT seeks SOICs regarding how to build the capacity of Somali police to secure … [Read more...]

2018 Feminist Review Trust Fund Round 3: Representing the Diversity of Women’s Lives Globally

Deadline: 30 September 2018 The Feminist Review Trust is seeking applications from eligible entities for the 3rd round of its 2018 grant program that gives grants to projects in the UK and internationally that support women. The grants represent the diversity of women’s lives globally and support the creativity which with women fight the inequalities they face. Set up in 2001, the Trust was funded by Feminist Review. Run as a collective since its inception in 1979 the voluntary work of  … [Read more...]

Bureau of Counterterrorism: Strategic Communications for Counterterrorism Law Enforcement Officials in Bangladesh

Deadline: 5 June 2018 The United States Department of State’s Bureau of Counterterrorism has announced a Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) for organizations interested in submitting proposals to support a Strategic Communications for Counterterrorism Law Enforcement Officials in Bangladesh capacity building program. The program should also develop the institutional framework needed to support a strategic communications function. Civilian security personnel in countries on the frontlines of … [Read more...]

British Embassy in Caracas: Call for EOIs for Official Development Assistance (ODA) Bilateral Programme

Deadline: 27 May 2018 The British Embassy in Caracas is currently seeking expressions of interest from eligible organisations for its Official Development Assistance (ODA) bilateral programme. The ODA Bilateral Programme is the main channel through which the Foreign and Commonwealth Office of the United Kingdom finances projects in Venezuela. These should contribute towards achieving results within strategic objectives identified by the Embassy, which benefit Venezuela. Objectives … [Read more...]

British Embassy in Buenos Aires: Seeking Proposals for Project Fund 2018

Deadline: 18 May 2018 The British Embassy in Buenos Aires is currently inviting all interested parties to submit their proposals for its Project Fund 2018. The Embassy will now run a competitive bidding process in order to ensure they use their allocation for small projects that are of high quality and deliver value for money. Priority Areas The fund will focus on the following priority areas and all project proposals should be able to establish a clear and identifiable link between the … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of Justice: Adult Drug Court Discretionary Grant Program

Deadline: 5 June 2018 The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) is seeking applications for its Adult Drug Court Discretionary Grant Program to establish or enhance drug court services, to include coordination, management of drug court participants, and recovery support services. The purpose of the Adult Drug Court Discretionary Grant Program is to provide financial and technical assistance to states, state courts, local courts, … [Read more...]

British Embassy in Indonesia: Seeking Bids for Modern Slavery Programme

Deadline: 14 May 2018 The British Embassy Jakarta has launched a call for bids for its 2018/19 programme tackling modern slavery, forced labour and human trafficking. The UK government is committed to the eradication of all forms of modern slavery by 2030, as unanimously adopted at the UN Sustainable Development Summit in 2015. Expected Outcomes Victim identification/reintegration: Indonesia’s government and civil society actors are better able to identify victims of modern slavery and … [Read more...]

UNODC Call for Proposals: Engagement of Civil Society Organizations (CSOs)

Deadline: 13 May 2018 UNODC is implementing a large-scale project funded by the European Union under the 10th European Development Fund (EDF) entitled “Response to Drugs and Related Organized Crime in Nigeria”, which aims at supporting Nigeria’s efforts in fighting drug production, trafficking and use, and in curbing related organised crime, including counterfeit narcotics and psychotropic substances. The project proposes a balanced approach to drug control, with equal attention paid to drug … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: The Education of South African Youth in the Field of Corruption Prevention

Deadline: 29 April 2018 The Embassy of the Republic of Lithuania to the Republic of South Africa is seeking applications to implement a project concept of the Development Cooperation and Democracy Promotion Programme - “The Education of South African youth in the field of corruption prevention”. The selected organization together with the Embassy will choose and finance the candidates to participate in the Transparency International School on Integrity (TISI), which is an annual … [Read more...]

What’s up! Mali Innovation and Learning Grant: Testing and Scaling New Approaches

Deadline: 1 October 2018 Do you have a new idea to share? Do you have an innovative idea to address the marginalization, discrimination and exclusion experienced by the target groups of Voice? Do you want to know if this innovation is effective and can be extended? Do you see an opportunity where new technologies and approaches can be used to address the challenges your community faces? If you answered yes to the questions above, then apply for what’s up! Mali Innovation and Learning Grant … [Read more...]

Voice Call for Proposals: Mali Empowerment Grants

Deadline: 16 September 2018 Voice is accepting proposals from informal groups or small organizations for its Empowerment Grants to raise awareness, promote transformational leadership, build self-confidence and fight stigma against the most marginalized and discriminated groups. The Empowerment grant is better suited to the target groups themselves and / or organizations that strongly involve the target group by giving it transformational leadership, as they expect a secure environment … [Read more...]

Applications Open for World Bank #Blog4Dev Competition for Ethiopia, Sudan or South Sudan!

Deadline: 16 April 2018 The World Bank is currently inviting applicants for its #Blog4Dev Competition. This year, the World Bank wants to have your thoughts on Promoting Gender Equity and Ending Gender-Based Violence in Ethiopia, Sudan and South Sudan. The #Blog4Dev series is a writing competition in which young people compete and submit written solutions on a topical challenge. It tests creativity, innovation, and looks for something with the potential of being scaled-up. It also helps engage … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of Justice, BJA: Tribal Corrections Capacity Building Training and Technical Assistance Program

Deadline: 10 May 2018 The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP) Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) is seeking applications for funding under the Tribal Corrections Capacity Building Training and Technical Assistance Program. Objectives The objectives for achieving program goals include: Increasing the knowledge of tribal justice practitioners through in-person training, webbased learning, and distance-learning via webinars and teleconferences; and … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of Justice, NIJ: 2018 Research and Evaluation on Trafficking in Persons Program

Deadline: 22 May 2018 The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), National Institute of Justice (NIJ) is seeking applications for research and evaluation projects that support and inform federal, state, local, and tribal criminal justice agencies and victim service providers in responding to the challenges that trafficking in persons pose in their jurisdictions. The goal of this research program is to provide a comprehensive and extensive understanding of human … [Read more...]

EDCTP: Optimizing the Use of Products for Poverty-Related Diseases among People

Deadline: 29 September 2016 The European and Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership (EDCTP) is currently inviting applications for its Clinical Trials and Operational Research Studies to Optimize the Use of Products for Poverty-Related Diseases in Mothers, Newborns, Children and/or Adolescents with an aim to support actions on preventive and therapeutic clinical interventions of post-registration products, as well as related behavioral studies, aimed at optimizing use of new or … [Read more...]

Open Society Foundation’s Independent Journalism and Innovation Grant Program

Deadline: 30 July 2016 The Open Society Foundation is seeking applicants for its Independent Journalism and Innovation Grant program with an aim to support promising initiatives led by individuals or collectives that strive to improve their journalism under difficult circumstances, such as autocracy, violence, repression, or poverty—or in moments of great opportunity, such as first democratic elections, peace agreements, or massive social mobilizations. The program also supports those … [Read more...]

UNDP and UNODC Call for Proposals: Support to Anti-Corruption Project in Nigeria

Deadline: 22 July 2016 United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) is currently inviting applications for Support to Anti-Corruption Project in Nigeria. The project is funded by the European Union (EU), which will support the Nigerian Government by contributing to Nigeria’s efforts in enhancing transparency, accountability and combating corruption. The overall objective of this initiative is to empower Civil Society Organizations (CSOs), … [Read more...]

Bureau of INL Enforcement Affairs: Drug Prevention and Awareness Programming in Burma

Deadline: 1 August 2016 The Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs (INL) is seeking applications from eligible organisations for a program entitled "Drug Prevention and Awareness Programming in Burma" with an aim to build stronger and more resilient communities that are aware of and can counter the dangers of drug use. INL seeks to work with the Government of Burma, the multilateral community, and the NGO community to reduce drug use in Burma. To address this goal, INL … [Read more...]

Joint Global Health Trials Scheme: Improving Health in Low and Middle Income Countries

Deadline: 15 September 2016 The UK Department for International Development (DFID), the UK Medical Research Council (MRC), the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) and the Wellcome Trust have jointly announced a seventh call for proposals to fund global health trials in order to generate new knowledge about interventions that will contribute to the improvement of health in low and middle income countries. Focus Areas (Not limited) Behavioural interventions Complex … [Read more...]

EU Support to the Rule of Law II: Strengthening Efficiency of the Judiciary & Countering Corruption

Deadline: 18 October 2016 The European Union is currently accepting proposals from eligible organisations for a programme entitled “EU Support to the Rule of Law II (EUROL II)” in order to support Montenegro to strengthen the efficiency of the judiciary and to counter corruption and organized crime through more effective investigation and prosecution. Expected Results Enhanced efficiency of the judicial system. Effective enforcement of legislation concerning the fight against … [Read more...]