GEF Small Grants Program (SGP): Seeking Proposals from NGOs and CSOs

Deadline: 30 June 2018 The Small Grants Program (GFP) of the Global Environment Facility (GEF) is currently inviting NGOs and CSOs to submit project proposals in the areas of interest of the program: the conservation of the terrestrial landscape at community level; smart climate-friendly innovative agroecology; the co-benefits of access to the low-carbon energy system; local and global chemicals management coalitions; platforms for political and planning dialogue between the … [Read more...]

UNDP/Kyrgyzstan: Civic Action Fund’s Project Grants

Deadline: 9 October 2017 The United Nations Development Programme and Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation are announcing call for project proposals within the framework of “Strong and inclusive parliamentary democracy project”. Project grants are awarded within the framework of the Civic Action Fund funded by the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC). The main objective of grant scheme within the SIPD Civic Action Fund is to enable a diverse range of original domestic … [Read more...]

UNDP/Kyrgyzstan: Civic Action Fund’s Cooperation Grants

Deadline: 9 October 2017 The United Nations Development Programme and Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation are announcing call for project proposals within the framework of “Strong and inclusive parliamentary democracy project”. Cooperation grants are awarded within the framework of the Civic Action Fund funded by the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC). The main objective of grant scheme within the SIPD Civic Action Fund is to enable a diverse range of original domestic … [Read more...]

UNCDF: Call for Proposals for the Youth and Women Economic Empowerment Programme (YWEE) in Kigoma

Deadline: 25 September 2017 UNCDF is a part of the Youth and Women Economic Empowerment (YWEE) Programme in Kigoma, which is an area-based joint planning and implementation effort under the United Nations Development Assistance Plan (2016 – 2021) for Tanzania (UNDAP II) Focus Areas Women’s economic empowerment: Investment projects owned or developed by women or projects with large derived benefits accruing to women, e.g. small and medium sized infrastructure projects in their areas of … [Read more...]

Funding Opportunity and Awards on SDGs Reporting in Ghana: A Chance to Get GHC 10,000

Deadline: 10 October 2017 As part of efforts to mainstream the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in development reporting in Ghana, the Media Foundation for West Africa (MFWA), in collaboration with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Ghana, is offering funding opportunity to Ghanaian journalists to support quality and thorough reporting that focus on the SDGs. This initiative forms part of activities under MFWA’s project ‘Mainstreaming the SDGs in Development Reporting.’ The … [Read more...]

UNDP/Papua New Guinea: Call for Small Environment Grant Proposals

Deadline: 31 October 2017 The Small Grants Programme (SGP), a grant facility funded under UNDP’s Global Environment Facility, is currently inviting civil society and media organisations, academic institutions and foundations which are seeking financial support to combat critical environmental problems. The GEF UNDP Small Grants Programme (SGP) was launched by the Global Environment Facility (GEF) through the United Nations Development Programme to assist developing countries in fulfilling … [Read more...]

GEF Small Grants Programme: Seeking Project Concept Notes from Maldivian NGOs/CBOs

Deadline: 1 October 2017 The Global Environment Facility (GEF) Small Grants Programme (SGP) is seeking project concept notes from Maldivian NGOs/CBOs. The Small Grants Programme (SGP) is a corporate programme of the Global Environment Facility (GEF) implemented by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) since 1992. Focus Areas The SGP aims to deliver global environmental benefits through community-based approaches in the following multifocal “strategic initiatives”: Community … [Read more...]

The Government of Ghana: Seeking Concept Notes for 2017 Adaptation Fund

Deadline: 10 September 2017 The Government of Ghana is seeking concept notes for its 2017 Adaptation Fund to create emerging income generating opportunities in livelihood diversification that would shift communities away from purely climate dependent sectors. The small grants of up to US$50,000 to Civil Society and Community-based Organizations for the most innovative initiatives in the following focal areas in the three (3) Northern Regions of Ghana. Women groups are encouraged to … [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...]

UNDP: Inviting CSOs & NGOs to Submit Proposals for “Local Democracy in the Western Balkans” Program

Deadline: 20 September 2017 The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is inviting organizations of Civil Society / Non-Governmental Organizations for Submission of Proposals Project Regional Program Local Democracy in the Western Balkans (Reload). Reload is a three-year regional project funded by the European Union (EU ) and implemented by the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) . The six Western Balkan countries are participating in ReLOaD: Albania, the former Yugoslav Republic of … [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...]

Applications Open for UNFCCC’s Global Youth Video Competition 2017!

Deadline: 18 August 2017 Applications are open for “Global Youth Video Competition 2017” inviting entries for inspiring actions taken to combat climate change in a compelling and concise maximum three minute video. The competition is co-organized by the UNFCCC and the UNDP-GEF Small Grants Programme, and implemented by Television for the Environment-tve. The Global Youth Video competition is part of tvebiomovies. Now in its eighth year, tvebiomovies invites young people around the world to … [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...]

UN Women Call for Proposals: Integrated Approach to Protect Women and Girl Survivors of 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 (CSOs), that work on promoting women’s rights and gender equality to submit proposals to Strengthen capacities and support select CSOs and state service providers to set minimum specialist support services and use integrated approach to service provision to survivors of violence in Former Yugoslav Republic of … [Read more...]

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

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 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: Capacity Development of CSOs to use Human Rights-complaint Mechanisms to Claim Women’s Rights

Deadline: 18 September 2017 The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) is currently inviting women’s civil society organizations and civil society organization (CSOs) that work on promoting and defending human /women’s rights and gender equality to submit proposals to develop CSO’s capacities to use human rights- complaint mechanisms to claim women's rights (Optional Protocol to CEDAW) and address gender-based discrimination, to contribute to the … [Read more...]

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

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 develop system of data recording of women survivors by adopting unified/integrated approach and strengthening data confidentiality, referral, and safety risk assessment to contribute to the implementation of the … [Read more...]

UN Women Call for Proposals: Capacity Development of Civil Society Organizations and Service Providers to Improve Services for Survivors of Violence

Deadline: 8 September 2017 The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) is inviting women organizations , civil society organizations promoting women’s rights and gender equality to submit proposals to strengthen capacities of service providers to implement the relevant international standards, including those provided in the Convention of Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW) and the Council of Europe … [Read more...]

UN Women: Supporting Civil Society Organizations Advocacy Actions for Implementation of the National Strategy on Domestic Violence

Deadline: 8 September 2017 The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) is currently inviting women’s organizations, civil society organizations (CSOs) promoting women’s rights and gender equality and women’s rights organizations to submit proposals to support advocacy actions of CSOs to implement the National Strategy on Domestic Violence 2016-2020 in line with CEDAW and Istanbul Convention in Kosovo. The goal of the three-year programme is that women … [Read more...]

UN Women Call for Proposals: Develop National Standardized On-line Data System for Tracking Survivors of Violence Cases

Deadline: 8 September 2017 The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) is inviting women civil society organizations (CSOs), networks, platforms with specific knowledge on Violence against women and Domestic Violence and expertise on database development to submit proposals to support the establishment of a National Standardized On-line system to track cases of Violence against women and Domestic Violence in Kosovo. The ultimate goal of the three-year … [Read more...]

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