European Commission Regional Call for Proposals under the Instrument for Stability and Peace (IcSP)!

Deadline: 17 May 2018 European Commission has announced a Regional Call for Proposals West Africa funded under the Instrument for Stability and Peace (IcSP), Article 4, Action Card Supporting Civil Society Actors, Annual Program 2017. The overall objective of this call for proposals is to support and strengthen civil society in the countries and regions concerned so as to improve their capacity to participate in the security sector and in the fight against electoral violence, while encouraging … [Read more...]

Martin Ennals Award 2019: Inviting Human Rights Defenders around the World

Deadline: 26 March 2018 Nominations are open for 2019 Martin Ennals Award that is an annual prize for human rights defenders. The Martin Ennals Award is intended for human rights defenders (HRD) who are defending the rights of others, while at risk. This could include physical danger, repressive legal processes, or other forms of harassment. The Award is named after Martin Ennals (1927-1991), an activist who was instrumental to the modern human rights movement and a driving force behind … [Read more...]

UNDP Call for Proposals: High Level Support to the Water Supply and Sanitation Commission in Liberia

Deadline: 28 February 2018 The United Nations Development Programme is seeking proposals for its programme entitled "High Level Support to the Water Supply and Sanitation Commission." Call for Proposals for one Civil Society Organization/local Non-Governmental Organization to carryout advocacy/ Public Awareness Campaigns on Water Governance Reforms that will make the Water Supply and Sanitation Commission (WSSC) operational through budgetary allocation by government and partners, as well as … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Albania: Promoting Understanding between the United States and Albania

Deadline: 30 March 2018 The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy in Tirana is currently inviting Albanian non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and Albanian cultural/ educational organizations to submit proposals that promote understanding of the United States, advance U.S. foreign policy objectives, or foster exchange between the United States and Albania. The Public Affairs Section of the U.S Embassy in Tirana is particularly interested in projects that: Support the development … [Read more...]

UNDP Call for Concept Notes: Inviting National NGOs for Small Grants Programme (SGP) in Afghanistan

Deadline: 30 March 2018 The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), in collaboration with National Environmental Protection Agency (NEPA) is seeking concept notes for its Small Grants Programme (SGP) in Afghanistan. The Global Environment Facility (GEF) Small Grants Programme (SGP) provides nongovernmental and community-based organizations (NGOs/CBOs) with grants to enable them to tackle global environmental challenges while addressing local sustainable development needs. SGP is a GEF … [Read more...]

STAR-Ghana: Local Governance – Strategic Partnerships Component

Deadline: 28 February 2018 Applicants are invited to apply for STAR-Ghana's Local Governance - Strategic Partnerships Component that aims to strengthen, scale up and consolidate the results of previous and on-going local governance focused initiatives particularly in the areas of inclusive voice, improved access and transparency in service delivery. The Strategic Policy Grants Component will support national level CSOs with capacity to do strategic level policy influencing to implement … [Read more...]

Sida: Seeking Applications for Sustainable Urban Water and Sanitation-Integrated Processes

Deadline: 11 May 2018 The Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida) is seeking applications for its International Training Programme, “Sustainable Urban Water and Sanitation – Integrated Processes” to contribute to planning and implementation of  better sustainable urban water and sanitation services, where the rights, needs and demands of  all citizens, including those of marginalised groups, are taken into account. Priority Themes Framing sustainable urban water and … [Read more...]

DFID: Stronger Health Partnerships for Stronger Health Systems

Deadline: 23 February 2018 The UK’s Department for International Development is seeking applications for its program entitled "Stronger Health Partnerships for Stronger Health Systems (SHPSHS)". The UK will invest up to £30m to strengthen its health partnership offer to support developing country health systems, with an emphasis on large-scale strategic partnerships in 8 – 10 countries and smaller innovative partnerships. DFID intends to publish a new competition opportunity for the new … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 2019-20 Rotary Peace Fellowship Program!

Deadline: 31 May 2018 The Rotary Peace Fellowship is currently open for applications and invites professionals from around the world to receive fellowships to study at one of the Rotary Peace Centers. Through training, study, and practice, Rotary Peace Fellows become leaders and catalysts for peace and conflict resolution; many go on to careers in national governments, NGOs, the military, law enforcement, and international organizations like the United Nations and World Bank. Benefits … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Uruguay: Inviting Applicants for Cultural and Educational Grants

Deadline: 31 March 2018 The U.S. Embassy’s Public Affairs Section in Montevideo, Uruguay is currently inviting applicants for its Cultural and Educational Grants to support projects proposed by Uruguayan non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and cultural/educational organizations that aim to promote exchanges between the United States and Uruguay. The Embassy will select, in particular, projects that have a strong link to the United States and promote economic development, social justice, … [Read more...]

MISFA Call for Proposals: Capacity Building Fund (B) Systems Strengthening Window

Deadline: 28 February 2018 The Islamic Republic of Afghanistan has received a grant from the International Development Association (IDA) for the Access to Finance Project. MISFA is responsible for implementation of Component-1 of the project (Improving access to financial services for micro and small enterprises) and intends to apply part of the proceeds of the grant for a Capacity Building Fund with the aim to improve access to financial services in Afghanistan. The main objective of the … [Read more...]

Apply for Africa Agri-Food Development Programme!

Deadline: 8 March 2018 Applications are open for “The Africa Agri-Food Development Programme (AADP)”, which is a joint initiative between the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine and the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade. The Objective of the AADP is to develop partnerships between the Irish Agri-Food Sector and African countries to support sustainable growth of the local food industry, build markets for local produce and support mutual trade between Ireland and Africa. The … [Read more...]

Embassy of Finland in Kazakhstan: Seeking Applications for Fund for Local Cooperation

Deadline: 28 February 2018 Applications are open for the Finnish Fund for Local Cooperation which is a fund managed by the Embassy of Finland in Kazakhstan. The fund supports initiatives of local Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs), Community-based Organizations (CBOs), and other institutions in Kyrgyzstan. The objective of the fund is to complement other Finnish development efforts in the fields of human rights, democracy and sustainable development. The approach is to establish … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Budapest: Public Diplomacy Small Grants Program

Deadline: 30 June 2018 The U.S. Embassy Budapest Public Affairs Section of the Department of State has announced an open competition for organizations and individuals to submit applications to carry out a program or project with funding through its Public Diplomacy Small Grants Program. All programs must include an American cultural element, or connection with American expert/s, organization/s, or institution/s in a specific field that will promote increased understanding of U.S. policy and … [Read more...]

UN Women/BiH Call for Proposals: Ending Violence against Women- Implementing Norms, Changing Minds

Deadline: 28 February 2018 UN Women is seeking proposals for its programme entitled “Ending Violence against Women: Implementing Norms, Changing Minds” to empower women and girls (including those from disadvantaged groups) who have experienced discrimination or violence to advocate for and use available, accessible and quality services. Focus Areas Promotion of the use of services among women from minority and disadvantaged groups Empowering women and girls (including those from … [Read more...]

YES I Am The Change: Nationwide Mindset Transformation Program

Deadline: 28 February 2018 Applications are open for the YES i am the Change that is a nationwide mindset transformation program to inculcate the spirit of responsible youth citizenship and drive positive social action through the impactful medium of films. YES FOUNDATION provides Youth and NGOs with a platform to use films as a storytelling medium to drive social impact. Towards this, they invite Youth, Filmmakers, NGOs and Social Enterprises to participate in YIAC Social Filmmaking Challenge … [Read more...]

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

Deadline: 1 March 2018 The U.S. Embassy in Gaborone, Botswana has announced an open competition for organizations to submit applications to carry out projects through the PEPFAR Small Grants Program. The PEPFAR Small Grants Program is funded by PEPFAR, which supports the Government of Botswana in the national response to HIV/AIDS.  As part of this national response, the PEPFAR Small Grants Program seeks to support small, grassroots, community-run projects throughout Botswana. The U.S. … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Botswana: Ambassador’s Special Self Help Program

Deadline: 1 March 2018 The U.S. Embassy in Gaborone, Botswana has announced an open competition for organizations to submit applications to carry out projects through the Ambassador’s Special Self Help (ASSH) Program. The Ambassador’s Self Help Fund in Botswana provides grants to assist small-scale community development projects that improve basic economic or social conditions at the village level. The objective of the fund is to encourage self-reliance within local communities and to further … [Read more...]

DFID: Seeking Applications for International Growth Centre – Phase 3

Deadline: 5 March 2018 The UK’s Department for International Development is seeking applications for its program entitled "International Growth Centre – Phase 3". The third phase of the IGC will focus on delivering research and policy products to developing countries with the aim of driving the economic transformation needed to create jobs for the future and set countries on a trajectory out of poverty. This is expected to be the last phase of large scale DFID support to the IGC and as such … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: Embassy Funds for Belarus 2018

Deadline: 2 March 2018 The Ministry of the Kingdom of the Netherlands has launched a call for proposals in order to support the development of civil society and democracy in Belarus the Netherlands made two programmes available: the Human Rights Fund and the Netherlands Fund for Regional Partnership – Matra (NFRP – MATRA). The Netherlands Fund for Regional Partnership – Matra (NFRP – MATRA): In order to be eligible for a NFRP – MATRA grant projects must aim at promotion of the process of … [Read more...]