Submit Proposals for UN Women’s “Ending Violence against Women: Implementing Norms, Changing Minds” Objective 2

Deadline: 24 November 2017 The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) is inviting women’s civil society organizations (CSOs)/ women’s CSO networks and platforms, organizations representing minority women, women with disability and/or other disadvantaged groups of women to submit proposals to contribute to ending violence against women focusing on areas such as promotion of favorable social norms fostering gender equality, prevention of gender based … [Read more...]

UN Women CFPs: Ending Violence against Women- Implementing Norms, Changing Minds

Deadline: 24 November 2017 The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) is inviting women civil society organizations (CSOs)/women’s CSO networks and platforms, organizations representing minority women, women with disability and/or other disadvantaged groups of women to submit proposals to contribute to ending violence against women focusing on areas such as availability and quality of service provision for women and girls subject to violence against … [Read more...]

UNDP/RFP: Increasing Roma Women Engagement into Cooperation with Local Authorities using CEDAW

Deadline: 23 October 2017 The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is seeking proposals for its "Increase Roma women engagement into cooperation with local authorities using CEDAW, Optional Protocol and Concluding observations as advocacy tools." UN Women work in Ukraine focuses on supporting the government and civil society in advancing gender equality and implementation of the national and international commitments. The  selected CSO/Company will conduct series of events and develop … [Read more...]

UN Women Call for Proposals: Conducting Scoping Study on Gender-based Violence in Public Spaces and Advocacy

Deadline: 20 October 2017 The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) is inviting women’s civil society organizations and civil society organizations (CSOs) that work on promoting women’s rights and gender equality to submit proposals that will address the legal, policy and data gaps with regards gender based violence and violence against women. Organizations are invited to submit proposals that will entail: Assessment of public safety of women … [Read more...]

UN Women: Inviting NGOs to Submit Written Statements on the Thematic Issues Considered by CSW

Deadline: 17 October 2017 UN Women is inviting NGOs in consultative status with the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) to submit their written statements on the thematic issues considered by CSW, in accordance with Council resolution 1996/31. NGOs are strongly encouraged to submit joint statements in collaboration with other NGOs in consultative status with ECOSOC. Written Statement Instructions: Content Statements by organizations in general consultative status with ECOSOC may … [Read more...]

UN Women Request for Proposals: Strengthening the Capacities of Gender Coordination Groups in Moldova

Deadline: 11 October 2017 The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) is seeking an organization to provide conceptual and logistical support in strengthening the capacities of gender coordination groups of the line ministries in line with the National Strategy for Gender Equality 2017-2021. The NSGE’s focus is on five objectives and ten areas of interventions : women's participation in decision-making, labour market and gender pay gap, social … [Read more...]

UN Women Call for Proposals: Women’s Economic Empowerment – Increasing Entrepreneurship Skills for Out of School Adolescent Girls in Sustainable Energy UN Joint Programme for Empowering Adolescent Girls (2017-2020)

Deadline: 1 October 2017 Under its mandate to support Member States to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) gender-related targets in general and in particular SDG 5 with a focus on addressing gender-based inequalities to increase economic opportunities and access to productive resources for women of all ages; UN Women Tanzania has announced a Call for Proposals for Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) and Non-Government Organizations (NGOs) with innovative and high impact programmes … [Read more...]

UN Women Call for Proposals: Women’s Economic Empowerment – Increasing Entrepreneurship Skills for Women UN Joint Programme for Kigoma region 2017-2021

Deadline: 22 September 2017 United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) Tanzania has announced a Call for Proposals for Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) and Non-Government Organizations (NGOs) with innovative and high impact programmes on the advancement of gender equality, and the promotion of women’s economic rights with a focus on addressing the skills and information barriers that can contribute to women’s economic empowerment in Kasulu, Kibondo and … [Read more...]

UN Women Call for Proposals: Strengthening the Capacities of Providers of Services for Women Survivors of Violence

Deadline Extended till 10 October 2017 The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) is currently inviting women civil society organisations (CSOs), and CSOs working on gender equality to submit proposals to strengthen the capacities of justice services providers for women survivors of violence under the Programme “Ending Violence against Women: Implementing Norms, Changing Minds” in Turkey. This Call for Proposals is related to the third component of … [Read more...]

UN Women: Development, Production and Implementation of a Multi-dimensional Behavioral Change Campaign on WEE & EVAWG

Deadline: 6 September 2017 The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) is seeking proposals for the development, production and implementation of a multidimensional behavioral change campaign on Women Economic Empowerment (WEE) and Elimination of Violence Against Women and Girls (EVAWG). Objectives Increase awareness and responsiveness of the women and men on LRCs activities and other similar livelihood opportunities provided through government … [Read more...]

UN Women Call for Proposals: Preventing Violence Against Women and Expanding Access to Related Services

Deadline Extended till 10 October 2017 The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) is inviting civil society organisations and women organizations to implement of activities on “Preventing violence against women and expanding access to related services” under the Turkey component of the Regional Programme “Ending violence against women in the Western Balkans and Turkey: Implementing Norms, Changing Minds”. The Programme aims at ending gender based … [Read more...]

UN Women Call for Proposals: Capacity Development Programme for Women CSOs/CSO Networks and Platforms

Deadline Extended till 10 October 2017 The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) is currently inviting women civil society organisations (CSOs), and CSOs working on gender equality to design and implement a Capacity Development Programme for women CSOs/CSO networks and platforms with a special focus on those representing and/or working with refugees and migrant women in Turkey. The CfP contributes to the achievement of the programme “Implementing … [Read more...]

UN Women: Supporting Georgian law-enforcement System in Developing & Institutionalizing Domestic Violence Risk Assessment Methodology

Deadline: 5 September 2017 The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) is seeking proposals to Support the Georgian law-enforcement system in developing and institutionalizing domestic violence risk assessment methodology. The initiative is supported within the framework of the EU funded project “Unite to Fight Violence against Women” – a three-year multi-pronged initiative responding directly to the gender equality commitments undertaken by the … [Read more...]

UN Women Call for Proposals: Capacity Building of Providers of Services for Women Survivors of Violence

Deadline: 17 September 2017 The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) is currently inviting civil society organizations (CSOs) or CSO networks working on gender equality and ending violence against women to submit proposals that aim at: increasing capacities of providers of general and specialist support services for women survivors of all forms of violence to implement the relevant international standards, including those provided in the Convention … [Read more...]

UN Women Call for Proposals: Monitoring the Implementation of the National Strategy and Action Plan on Gender Equality 2016-2020

Deadline: 17 September 2017 The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) is currently inviting civil society organizations (CSOs) or CSOs networks working on gender equality and ending violence against women in Albania to submit proposals on capacity building of CSOs to monitor the implementation of activities related to reduction of gender-based violence and domestic violence of the Albanian National Strategy and Action Plan on Gender Equality … [Read more...]

UN Women: Promoting the right of women to access specialist support services available for women survivors of violence and discrimination in Albania

Deadline: 17 September 2017 The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) is inviting civil society organizations (CSOs) or CSOs networks working on gender equality and ending violence against women, as well as community-based organizations working with Roma or other disadvantaged women to submit proposals that aim at promoting the right of women to receive information about general and specialist support services available for women that are victims of … [Read more...]

UN Women Call for Proposals: Monitoring the Implementation of CEDAW Recommendations, Istanbul Convention

Deadline: 17 September 2017 The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) is inviting civil society organizations (CSOs) or CSOs networks working on gender equality and ending violence against women to submit proposals to establish a network of organizations to support women´s voice and agency to monitor, report on and advocate for the implementation of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW) and the Council … [Read more...]

UN Women Call for Proposals: Awareness Raising Campaigns on the Effects of, and How to Address, Harmful Gender Stereotypes

Deadline: 17 September 2017 The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) in Albania is inviting civil society organizations (CSOs) or CSO networks working on gender equality and ending violence against women to undertake capacity building and awareness raising campaigns on the effects of, and how to address, harmful gender stereotypes with the involvement of communities and community based organizations, government, media, private sector, National Human … [Read more...]

Call for Innovations: Ending Violence Against Women and Girls (EVAWG) Challenge

Deadline: 8 September 2017 In partnership with UN Women, Resilient Africa Network (RAN) is implementing a project on equipping communities in Northern Uganda (Gulu and Kitgum Districts) and partners with skills directed towards the use of innovative approaches in Ending Violence Against Women and Girls (EVAWG). This EVAWG challenge seeks to identify innovative solutions towards ending violence against women and girls. These can be initiatives or approaches with proof of sustainability and … [Read more...]

UN Women CFPs: Addressing the Gaps in Provision of Services in Response to Violence against Women

Deadline: 18 September 2017 The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) is inviting women’s civil society organizations and civil society organizations (CSOs) that work on promoting women’s rights and gender equality to submit proposals to address the gaps in provision of services in response to Violence against Women and align to minimum standards set with the Istanbul Convention. The proposal will contribute to the implementation of the Programme … [Read more...]