U.S. Department of State, Bureau of INL: Inviting Kosovo NGOs for Access to Justice Program

Deadline: 16 May 2018 The United States Department of State, Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs (INL) is seeking applications from qualified Kosovo Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs), to implement a program entitled “Access to Justice”. The overall goal of this program is to increase the demand for justice in Kosovo. It is envisioned that by providing citizens with the requisite tools and information about the justice system, especially ongoing reform and … [Read more...]

United States Embassy in Tirana: Democracy Commission Small Grants Program

Deadline: 2 April 2018 The United States Embassy in Tirana, Albania is seeking applications for its Democracy Commission Small Grants Program which is administered by the Public Affairs Section to support initiatives of local non-governmental organizations (NGOs) engaged throughout Albania in a variety of fields, including: Anti-corruption Good Governance Investigative Journalism Human Rights/Minority Rights Empowerment of Women and Youth, Environmental Awareness … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of State, Bureau of PRM: 2018 NGO Programs Benefiting Asylum Seekers and Vulnerable Migrants from Venezuela

Deadline: 16 April 2018 The United States Department of State Bureau of Population, Refugees and Migration (PRM) is seeking proposals from eligible organizations for its “2018 NGO programs benefiting asylum seekers and vulnerable migrants from Venezuela”. PRM seeks proposals that fill critical gaps in humanitarian assistance and local integration support for particularly vulnerable asylum seekers and migrants, including women, children, and indigenous populations, and disabled and elderly … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of State, Bureau of INL: Combating Wildlife Trafficking in Latin America and the Caribbean

Deadline: 14 May 2018 The United States Department of State, Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs, is seeking applications from qualified Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs), Educational Institutions, and other qualified organizations for a Grant to implement a program entitled “Combating Wildlife Trafficking in Latin America and the Caribbean”. INL/C seeks to fund a project that builds Latin America's capacity to deter, detect, investigate, prosecute, and adjudicate … [Read more...]

Apply for 7th International City Health Conference!

Deadline: 1 April 2018 Applicants are invited to apply for the seventh series of the City Health conferences that will take place on 13-14 September 2018 at Odesa (Ukraine). The event is hosted by Alliance for Public Health (Ukraine), AFEW International (Netherlands) and the City of Odesa, in association with Knowledge-Action-Change (The United Kingdom). The theme for City Health 2018 is ‘Developing healthy responses in a time of change’. This includes changes in political and societal norms, … [Read more...]

UNDP: Call for “NGO Raising Awareness on Fake News Having Impact on Social Cohesion and Human Rights” Programme

Deadline: 28 March 2018 The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Lebanon is seeking proposals from National NGOs for a program entitled “NGO Raising awareness on fake news having impact on social cohesion and human rights” to support different groups, from local leaders to educators, youth, media professionals, journalists and civil society activists, in developing both medium and long-term strategies for peace building, crisis management and conflict prevention. The UNDP Peace Building … [Read more...]

USAID/Yemen: Inviting Applicants for Yemen Communities Stronger Together (YCST) Program

Deadline: 13 April 2018 The United States Government as represented by the U.S Agency for International Development, Yemen (USAID/Yemen) has announced its desire to support applications for local level initiatives that mitigate conflict, strengthen social cohesion, promote the peaceful resolution of differences, and, where feasible, capitalize on stabilization opportunities in Yemen. The purpose of this APS is to support local level initiatives that mitigate conflict, strengthen social … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: Ramsar Regional Center – East Asia Wetland Fund 2018

Deadline: 31 March 2018 The Ramsar Regional Center – East Asia (RRC-EA) is now seeking project proposals for funding support under the RRC-EA Wetland Fund 2018. This Grant Program provides complementary support to plan and ongoing national Ramsar initiatives as a contribution of participating Contracting Parties to the implementation of the Ramsar Convention. Thematic Areas Wetland advocates from the region are invited to apply for small grants in line with the following thematic … [Read more...]

USAID-Bangkok: Mitigating Environmental Impacts of Infrastructure Development in the Mekong Region

Deadline: 18 April 2018 The United States Agency for International Development (USAID)’s Regional Development Mission for Asia is seeking applications for funding to carry out innovative activities that enhance environmental safeguards in Chinese infrastructure investments in the Mekong region. This Activity aims to expand U.S. engagement with China specific to the Mekong region, increase the application of environmental safeguards, and level the playing field for influence and investment by … [Read more...]

Applications Open for SBI Youth for India Fellowship 2018-19

Deadline: 10 May 2018 Applications are now open for SBI Youth for India Fellowship to assist applicants for transition into a rural environment, assess the ground realities and identify a project which combines your interests, the strengths of the partner NGO and the needs of the community. Short-listed candidates will be called for interview rounds held across major cities in India. Recognized as the flagship program of SBI Foundation, it is a 13-month long fellowship that enables … [Read more...]

EU-MedFilm4all Project: Accessing to Films Tackling Sensitive Issues in Particular Gender

Deadline: 12 April 2018 The EU-funded MedFilm4all project has launched its first call for proposals to widen the audience and the access to films tackling sensitive issues, in particular gender. The specific objective is to increase the production, the diffusion and accessibility of audio-visual productions promoting social and gender issues and to improve the exchange and network between civil society organisations and film industry actors. MedFilm For All will support the beneficiaries … [Read more...]

USAID-Kigali: Seeking Applications for Rwanda Service Delivery Activity (RSDA)

Deadline: 23 April 2018 The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) in Rwanda (USAID/Rwanda) is seeking applications from qualified and eligible U.S. or non-U.S. Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) (non-profit, including private voluntary organizations (PVOs), for-profit willing to forego profit, and institutions of higher education) to implement health service delivery interventions in Rwanda. USAID/Rwanda plans to award a five-year Cooperative Agreement to implement the … [Read more...]

Apply Now for Australian High Commission’s Direct Aid Program for Sri Lanka and Maldives!

 Deadline: 6 April 2018 Applicants are invited to apply for Australian High Commission’s Direct Aid Program (DAP) which is a flexible small grants program available on a not-for-profit basis to provide immediate relief for marginalised communities. The DAP aims to advance developmental objectives and address humanitarian hardship where it is needed most. Funding Information Applications are generally for one year and valued up to LKR 3 million. Focus Areas DAP accepts high quality … [Read more...]

FFAR: Request for Applications for Seeding Solutions 2018

Deadline: 18 April 2018 With the success of the last year’s Seeding Solutions opportunity, the Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research (FFAR) is once again putting out a call to the community through their Seeding Solutions funding opportunity. FFAR seeks to encourage the development of unique partnerships to support innovative and potentially transformative research. FFAR anticipates funding at least one meritorious proposal in each of their seven Challenge Areas. FFAR encourages … [Read more...]

A new Humanitarian Platform Launches for Ugandan NGOs for more Coordinated Approach

A new humanitarian platform for Ugandan NGOs have been launched by the Uganda National NGO Forum (UNNGOF) in collaboration with Oxfam International to improve their transparency, accountability and coordination during humanitarian response. Following a stakeholders workshop in June last year in Gulu, it was concluded that, unless they introduce a platform where there is sharing of information, working together, helping to build capacities, the organisations would not operate … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy Small Grants Program: Supporting Civil Society Development in Belarus

Deadline: 15 April 2018 Applications are open for the U.S. Embassy Small Grants Program to support civil society development in Belarus. The program is interested in projects promoting: Civic dialogue Public advocacy Strengthening of local communities Local self-government Gender equality Market reforms Integration of underserviced groups of the population Environmental awareness and ecological issues Proposals that reach the broadest number of users, involve … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Japan’s Grant Assistance For Grassroots Human Security Projects 2018!

Deadline: 31 March 2018 The Embassy of Japan is inviting interested local non-profit organisations; including non-governmental organisations, schools, hospitals and local government authorities designed to benefit communities at the grassroots level, to submit projects for financial assistance under the Japan’s Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Projects (GGP). The embassy is in the process of accepting GGP applications for the fiscal year 2018 (April 1st, 2018 to March 31st, 2019) … [Read more...]

Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs: Grants to the Western Balkans 2018

Deadline: 17 April 2018 The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has announced a call for proposals under the grant scheme for the Western Balkans (Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo, Macedonia, Montenegro and Serbia). This announcement does not apply to country-specific initiatives in Macedonia and Montenegro. However, these countries can take part in regional/cross-border cooperation. Funding under this scheme is to comply with the OECD/DAC criteria for ODA (official development assistance). To … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Ghana: Call for Proposals for Julia Taft Refugee Fund

Deadline: 23 March 2018 The U.S. Embassy in Accra, in collaboration with the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Population, Refugees and Migration (PRM), is seeking proposals via the Julia Taft Refugee Fund from potential partners working in the area of refugee protection in Ghana. The intent of this initiative is to provide ambassadors with the means to respond to critical low-cost gaps in refugee protection and assistance that have not been addressed in larger multilateral refugee … [Read more...]

Apply for Thomas R. Pickering Foreign Affairs Fellowship Graduate Program!

Deadline: 19 April 2018 The U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Human Resources, Office of Recruitment, Examination and Employment (HR/REE) has announced a Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) to conduct programmatic, financial and administrative activities for the 2019 Thomas R. Pickering Foreign Affairs Graduate Fellowship Program. Objectives Identify and attract, based on financial need, outstanding students who represent ethnic, gender, social and geographic diversity and have an … [Read more...]