UN Women: Call for Proposals for Development and Implementation of a Strategic Communication Programme

Deadline: 31 October 2018 The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) Regional Office for Europe and Central Asia (ECARO) is inviting civil society organizations (CSOs) to submit proposals to develop and implement a Strategic Communication Programme for Achieving Specific Behavioural Results with regard to reducing Violence against Women (VAW) in the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia to contribute to the implementation of the Programme “Ending … [Read more...]

UN Women: Call for Proposals for Advocacy Dialogue on Gender-based Discrimination and Harmful Stereotypes in Serbia

Deadline: 26 September 2018 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 to submit proposals to contribute to ending violence against women focusing on advocacy/dialogue on gender-based discrimination and harmful stereotypes, particularly against Roma and rural communities with the relevant government institutions and independent government bodies mandated to work on … [Read more...]

UN Women Call for Proposals: Empowering Women Living in Rural Areas in Serbia

Deadline: 26 September 2018 UN Women Programme Office in Serbia has announced Call for Proposals as a part of the UN Women/EU Regional Programme “Ending Violence against Women in the Western Balkan and Turkey: Implementing Norms, Changing Minds”. The Programme will support CSOs to deliver initiatives aiming to empower women living in rural areas and other women facing multiple and intersecting discrimination in the following areas: Raising awareness among women living in rural areas as … [Read more...]

UN Women Call for Proposals: Strengthening the Resilience of Syrian Women and Girls and Host Communities in Turkey

Deadline: 17 September 2018 UN Women is inviting non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and academic institutions working in the areas of women’s empowerment, gender equality, violence against women, community engagement, conflict resolution, social inclusion, elimination of violence against women, refugee response and resilience to submit proposals to implement activities and deliver results under respective outputs mentioned below targeting Syrian women and host community nationals primarily … [Read more...]

UN Women’s Empower for Change: Reducing Violence and Discrimination against Women and Children with Disabilities in Timor-Leste

Deadline: 24 August 2018 UN Women is seeking proposals for its programme entitled "Empower for Change: Reducing Violence and discrimination against women and children with disabilities in Timor-Leste" which focuses on reducing discrimination and violence against persons with disabilities, and advancing the equal rights of particularly, women and girls with disabilities facing multiple forms of discrimination. The Empower for Change project is a project of the United Nations in Timor-Leste on … [Read more...]

Sweden Government contributes 6.8 billion SEK towards Sustainable Development Goals

UNDP, UNICEF, UNFPA and UN Women have welcomed 6.8 billion SEK contribution of Sweden Government that will allow UN agencies to provide sustained support to national priorities as countries progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals; to respond in a timely and effective way to crises; and to operate to high standards of accountability, quality and transparency. Core funds pay for essential enablers for work on the ground, including maintaining staff and offices where they are most … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: Increasing Women’s Political Empowerment and Leadership through Community Sensitization mainland

Deadline: 15 June 2018 Through this Call for Proposals, UN Women is seeking proposals from organizations with track record in human and women’s rights and gender equality, community and grassroots sensitization to implement interventions in selected regions of Mara, Simiyu,  Geita, Shinyanga, Tabora, Singida, Kigoma, Mwanza and Dodoma, that aim at transforming gender norms so that women are accepted as legitimate and effective leaders particularly through increasing knowledge and skills of … [Read more...]

UN Women Uganda: Women’s Economic Empowerment under the Leadership Empowerment Access and Protection Program in Uganda’s South Sudanese Refugee Crisis

Deadline: 18 June 2018 UN Women Uganda has announced a Call for Proposals from women-led Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) and Non-Government Organizations (NGOs) with innovative and high impact programmes on the advancement of gender equality, protection of women’s rights and the empowerment of women to facilitate UN Women’s Leadership, Empowerment, Access and Protection (LEAP) in Uganda’s Refugee Crisis Programme. The objectives of the LEAP programme are: To increase leadership and … [Read more...]

Ministery of Women Affairs and Canada Government launches a new Flagship Programme to eliminate Violence against Women

The Ministry of Women’s Affairs, and the Government of Canada has launched a new flagship programme, “HAYA: Eliminating Violence Against Women in the West Bank and Gaza Strip (2018 – 2022)” along with four partner UN agencies, UN Women, UNFPA, UN Habitat, and UNODC. Key national partners include the Ministry of Women’s Affairs (MoWA), the Ministry of Social Development (MoSD), the Ministry of Local Government (MoLG), the Ministry of Justice (MoJ), the Ministry of Health (MoH), and other … [Read more...]

UN Women Call for Proposals: Inviting CSOs working to Promote Roma Women’s Rights and Gender Equality!

Deadline: 25 May 2018 The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) is inviting civil society organizations (CSOs) that work on promoting Roma women’srights and gender equality to submit proposals to support Roma women to identify their needs, claim their rights and increase their access to services for survivors of violence. The proposal will contribute to the implementation of the programme “Ending Discrimination and Violence against Women: … [Read more...]

UN Women Call for Proposals: Status of Women in the Labour Market

Deadline: 27 May 2018 UN Women Programme Office in Serbia is currently inviting women civil society organizations (CSOs) and networks, professional associations and/or agriculture cooperatives that are legally registered in Serbia and have specialized knowledge, expertise and track record of working on gender equality and women economic empowerment, to submit Project Proposal and Results Based Budget to provide services associated with the UN Women requirement for Responsible Party. UN Women … [Read more...]

UN Women: Call for Proposals for Women Entrepreneurship

Deadline: 27 May 2018 UN Women Programme Office in Serbia is currently inviting women civil society organizations (CSOs) and networks, professional associations and/or agriculture cooperatives that are legally registered in Serbia and have specialized knowledge, expertise and track record of working on gender equality and women economic empowerment, to submit Project Proposal and Results Based Budget to provide services associated with the UN Women requirement for Responsible Party. UN Women … [Read more...]

UN Women Call for Proposals: Economic Empowerment of Rural Women

Deadline: 27 May 2018 UN Women Programme Office in Serbia is currently inviting women civil society organizations (CSOs) and networks, professional associations and/or agriculture cooperatives that are legally registered in Serbia and have specialized knowledge, expertise and track record of working on gender equality and women economic empowerment, to submit Project Proposal and Results Based Budget to provide services associated with the UN Women requirement for Responsible Party. UN Women … [Read more...]

Call for Application: Rural Women and Sustainable Development Photo Contest

Deadline: 8 June 2018 In commemoration of International Women’s Day 2018, UN Women, with the support of the Embassies of Australia and Canada to Viet Nam will organize “A photo contest on Rural Women & Sustainable Development” with the aim to recognize rural women’s contribution to growth and prosperity of Viet Nam. Topics Participants are encouraged to submit photos under four specific topics including: Rural women and technology Rural women and sustainable agriculture Rural … [Read more...]

Pan-African High-level Conference on Education to strengthen Partnerships in Education for Africa

UNESCO and Government of Kenya in collaboration with the African Union as well as other key partners including ADEA and the SDG4 co-conveners (ILO, UNDP, UNFPA, UNICEF, UNHCR, UN Women and the World Bank), is convening a Pan-African High-level Conference on Education (PACE 2018) in Nairobi from 25-27 April 2018 . PACE 2018 aims at strengthening the partnerships in education and as such accelerate the implementation of SDG4 and Continental Education Strategy for Africa at country level. It … [Read more...]

UN Women/Tanzania: Call for Proposals for Tubadilike Tupinge Ukatili Program 2018 – 2021

Deadline: 16 May 2018 UN Women Tanzania Country Office has announced a Call for Proposals for women-led Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) and Non-Government Organizations (NGOs) with innovative and high impact programmes on the advancement of gender equality, protection of women’s rights. These initiatives will contribute to the implementation of the National Plan of Action (NPA) on Ending Violence Against Women and Children in line with Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in the selected … [Read more...]

UN Women’s “Empowered Women, Peaceful Communities: Preventing Violent Extremism in Asia – Indonesia” Program!

Deadline: 15 April 2018 UN Women has announced a call for proposals for its "Empowered Women, Peaceful Communities: Preventing Violent Extremism in Asia - Indonesia". Taking especially into consideration the growing threat of violent extremism in Asia and the Pacific, including the increasing trend of domestic violent incidents, UN Women is seeking to expand its efforts in the area of prevention of radicalization and violent extremism through empowered women’s influence in building resilient … [Read more...]

UN Women CFPs: Action Oriented Advocacy Research to Inform Key Stakeholders Efforts to End Gender-Based Discrimination and Violence against Women

Deadline: 20 April 2018 The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) is inviting women’s rights organizations, civil society organizations (CSOs) with expertise on research on ending violence against women and/or gender equality, research institutions and/or study centers to conduct an action-oriented advocacy research to inform key stakeholders efforts to end gender-based discrimination and violence against women in the Western Balkans and Turkey. The … [Read more...]

Sweden Announces US$5 million to accelerate Economic Empowerment of Rural Women

The Swedish Government, through its development agency Sida has announced a US$5 million commitment towards the Joint Programme on Accelerating Progress towards the Economic Empowerment of Rural Women (JP RWEE). The programme is jointly implemented by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), the International Fund for Agriculture Development (IFAD) and the World Food Programme (WFP), along with UN Women. It works to enhance the productive potential of rural women by … [Read more...]

UN Women RFPs: Providing Support in Advancing Understanding of Journalists and Media towards Greater Gender Equality

Deadline: 5 March 2018 UN Women is seeking proposals for its program to provide support in advancing understanding of journalists and media towards greater gender equality. Under the overall guidance of the Deputy Representative and direct supervision of UN Women Communications Specialist, the selected company (further referred to as Contractor) will be responsible to provide support in conducting a series of activities, divided into two major Directions, generally aimed at strengthening media … [Read more...]

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