UNDP-Tunisia: Call for Proposals to Support Civil Society Initiatives

Deadline: 10 December 2018 The Tamkeen project of the United Nations Development Program (UNDP), has announced a Calls for proposals to support civil society initiatives to support the implementation of the sectoral vision of youth in 2nd generation youth centers. The sectoral vision of youth (2018-2020) aims to create an environment conducive to the emergence of a young citizen, qualified and autonomous, fulfilled and socially committed. The model is that of the young citizen, … [Read more...]

UNDP India: Seeking Entries for Heroes of Himalaya

Deadline: 30 November 2018 UNDP India is currently inviting applicants to share their conservation experiences and success stories in high-range Himalayan ecosystems, home to the magnificent snow leopard. The competition is a part of the SECURE Himalaya project, a project led by the Government of India in partnership with United Nations Development Programme, and with support from the Global Environment Facility. The project aims to ensure conservation of biodiversity, land and forest … [Read more...]

UNDP: Seeking Proposals from Non-Governmental Organizations

Deadline: 31 October 2018 The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) has announced a call for proposals to select partners (Civil Society Organizations) in order to to support committees and dialogue platforms for the establishment of reconciliation committees at level of each district of the pool for a lasting peace. The present call for proposals / proposals is particularly related to the project "Consolidation of peace and start of DDR in the UNDP's POOL in the Republic of Congo". The … [Read more...]

UNDP Pacific Office: Grants to Provide Counselling and Protection Support Services on Child Abuse, SGBV and VAW

Deadline: 2 November 2018 UNDP Pacific Office is seeking for proposals to be submitted inresponse to receive grants to 'provide access to justice, counselling and protection support services on child abuse, sexual and gender-based violence and violence against women’. Objectives The main objective of the grant selection process is to identify NGO/CSOs with operational presence and capacities to engage UNDP-identified community human rights advocates and carry out the activities listed below … [Read more...]

GEF Small Grants Programme: Call for Grantees Capacity Development Project Proposals

Deadline: 19 October 2018 The Global Environment Facility Small Grants Programme is currently inviting Civil Society Organisations to submit capacity building project proposals that addresses capacity development amongst SGP grantees enabling networking, sharing experiences and showcasing best practices from SGP projects. The overall purpose of the GEF SGP Capacity Development Grants is to “enhance and strengthen capacity of communities and civil society organizations to address global … [Read more...]

UNDP Armenia: Seeking EOIs for Innovation Challenge Call

Deadline: 10 October 2018 The UNDP Armenia “Integrated rural tourism development” project is seeking Expressions of Interest for its Innovation Challenge Call of tour products development in RA Shirak Marz. The project is financed by the Russian Federation to creating sustainable income-generating opportunities as supplemental income source to bring down the level of rural poverty, contribute to equal territorial development and shape conducive environment for rural development. Innovation … [Read more...]

UNDP: Call For Proposals Against CSOs for the Implementation of a Project to Combat Stigma and Discrimination of LGBTIQ Populations in Madagascar

Deadline: 24 September 2018 Under the Unified Budget, Results and Accountability Framework (UBRAF), UNDP, UNAIDS and OHCHR seek to maximize the coordination, coherence and impact of the UN AIDS response; according to the realities observed during the celebration of the International Day of May 17, LGBTIQ populations suffer from stigma and discrimination in society and are sometimes even victims of physical and psychological violence. And it is to draw up this situation that a call for projects … [Read more...]

UNDP: Call for Proposals to Support the Strengthening of CSOs

Deadline: 17 September 2018 The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is currently inviting women civil society organizations to submit proposals to: Monitor, report on and advocate for the implementation of the Council of Europe Convention on preventing and combating violence against women and domestic violence (also known as Istanbul Convention) and the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW) in Montenegro. Provide specialist support … [Read more...]

UNDP/Afghanistan: Call for Proposal for Small Grants

Deadline: 6 August 2018 UNDP/Afghanistan is currently inviting applicants to submit proposals for its small grants to support CSOs/Non-Governmental Organisations (NGO) and/or Community-Based Organisations (CBO) in promoting a culture of transparency and accountability, increasing awareness of citizens on corruption issues, and to engage citizens in the fight against corruption, particularly through Access to Information. Expected Outputs This call for proposals welcomes activities/projects by … [Read more...]

Call for Concept Proposals: GEF Small Grants Programme

Deadline: 9 July 2018 The Global Environment Facility (GEF) Small Grants Programme (SGP) implemented by United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Malaysia is currently inviting qualified civil society organizations to put forward Concept Proposal. The purpose for Concept Proposal is to assist interested applicants to use their time and effort more effectively and also to ensure that they are on the right track from the very beginning. Eligible Project Activities All project proposals … [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...]

UNDP: Seeking Proposals from Civil Society Organizations and Academic Institutions in Sierra Leone to Support Justice and Security Sector Reforms

Deadline: 25 June 2018 UNDP has announced a Call for Proposals from Civil Society Organizations and Academic Institutions in Sierra Leone to strengthen public awareness and empowerment of those vulnerable in the justice system and accountability towards the Judiciary and the Sierra Leone Correctional Service (SLCS) to implement reforms. Support will be provided to civil society organisations and academic institutions that submit proposals that include but is not limited to the following … [Read more...]

UNDP/Tunisia: Call for Proposals for Civil Society Organizations to Implement Awareness Raising, Training and Reintegration Activities

Deadline: 17 June 2018 The UNDP office has launched a Call for Proposals for Civil Society Organizations to Implement Awareness Raising, Training and Reintegration Activities on behalf of UNODC. This call for proposals aims to mobilize civil society organizations to implement activities that help to increase access of prisoners in Tunisian prisons to HIV prevention services and sexually transmitted infections, viral hepatitis and tuberculosis, and advocacy for reducing drug-related risks. It … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: GEF SGP National Indigenous Peoples Fellowship

Deadline: 30 June 2018 In line with the objectives of the 6th Operational Phase (OP6) of the GEF Small Grants Programme (SGP), implemented by UNDP, running from 2015-2019, the SGP has developed a fellowship initiative to increase its support to indigenous peoples. The aim of the SGP indigenous fellowship initiative is to develop higher-level capacity of existing and potential indigenous leaders to advance the work of their communities, organizations and networks at national, regional and … [Read more...]

UNDP: Inviting CSOs under Regional Program for Local Democracy in the Western Balkans (Reload)

Deadline: 30 May 2018 UNDP is seeking applications for its 'Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) in the framework of a public call for proposals as part of the Regional Program for Local Democracy in the Western Balkans (Reload) in the city of Banja Luka'. The project aims at strengthening the partnership between the local government units (LGU) and civil society in the Western Balkans (WB) through the construction and expansion of a transparent approach to funding civil society organizations … [Read more...]

UNDP/Bangladesh: Challenge Fund Support for Innovative Human Rights Actions under the Coalitions of CSOs/NGOs/CBOs

Deadline: 27 May 2018 UNDP/Bangladesh has announced a Request for Application (RFA) for its Challenge Fund Support to CSOs/CBOs/NGOs which is an initiative of Human Rights programme (HRP) to foster innovative human rights actions under the coalition of CSOs/CBOs at grassroots/district/national level with limited management capacity. The actions will special focus on vulnerable groups/communities, particularly minorities, youth and women and the coalition should include at least two … [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...]

UNDP Call for Proposals: Youth and Truth Seeking and Dialogue

Deadline: 15 April 2018 As part of its efforts to assist Libyan national and local authorities, civil society and other partners in their effort to promote and inclusive vision to develop a national reconciliation strategy, UNDP-UNSMIL Towards National Reconciliation in Libya project funded by Peace Building Fund have launched a call for proposals for its "Youth and Truth Seeking and Dialogue". The proposal should aim to encourage young people to participate in the reconciliation processes in … [Read more...]

Tony Elumelu Foundation announces African Entrepreneurs with the Innovative, High-Potential Business Ideas

The Tony Elumelu Foundation has announced the African entrepreneurs with the most innovative, high-potential business ideas. More than 150,000 Africans from 114 countries worldwide applied to join the 4th cycle of TEF's $100 million TEF Entrepreneurship Programme. The 2018 cohort includes an additional 250 entrepreneurs to the standard selection of 1,000. The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) with the partnership of $1,000,000 support 200 entrepreneurs in conflict and fragile … [Read more...]

IKEA Foundation announces €3.5 million support for Women’s Empowerment Programme in India

The IKEA Foundation has announced a new grant for €3.5 million to support its partner PRADAN with its successful women’s empowerment programme in India which helps women living in rural communities in India to organise themselves into strong self-help groups. These groups give them a stronger voice within their families and villages, and enable them to take charge of their lives. IKEA have been working with PRADAN since 2013 and invested a total of €11.5 million in their programmes, which … [Read more...]