Big Ideas Competition 2017: Combating Climate Change

Deadline: 7 September 2017 UN Global Pulse and the Government of the Republic of Korea have launched the third edition of the Big Ideas Competition in support of data-driven ideas to combat the effects of climate change. The competition calls for data and climate enthusiasts from ASEAN countries, Sri Lanka and the Republic of Korea to put their skills and ideas to use in support of climate action. In line with the UN’s Sustainable Development Goal #13 (Climate Action – taking action to combat … [Read more...]

EU Call for Proposals: Preventing Sexual and Gender Based Violence against Women and Girls in Developing Countries

Deadline: 25 October 2017 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organisations for a program entitled “Preventing Sexual and Gender Based Violence against Women and Girls in Developing Countries" to promote gender equality and women's and girls' empowerment. The objective of this call for proposals is to reinforce the technical and financial capacity of local civil society organisations (CSOs) to foster rights of women and girls living in developing countries … [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...]

Big Ideas Competition 2017: Combating Climate Change

Deadline: 7 September 2017 UN Global Pulse and the Government of the Republic of Korea have launched the third edition of the Big Ideas Competition in support of data-driven ideas to combat the effects of climate change. The competition calls for data and climate enthusiasts from ASEAN countries, Sri Lanka and the Republic of Korea to put their skills and ideas to use in support of climate action. In line with the UN’s Sustainable Development Goal #13 (Climate Action – taking action to combat … [Read more...]

Apply for UNESCO’s Photography Contest on “Literacy in a Digital World”!

Deadline: 30 September 2017 On the occasion of International Literacy Day 2017, The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) is inviting applicants for its Photography contest on the theme “Literacy in a Digital World”. This year, Literacy Day’s theme will examine and highlight what kind of literacy skills people need to navigate increasingly digitally mediated societies, and to explore effective literacy policies and programmes that can leverage the … [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...]

UNAOC: Young Peacebuilders in Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Programme

Deadline: 31 August 2017 The United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) is seeking applications for its Young Peacebuilders in Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Programme to support the growth of networks of young peacebuilders who are equipped with the tools to address stereotypes, prejudice and polarization in order to build more inclusive and peaceful societies in their communities and globally. Objectives During the programme, participants will: Learn about other cultures, … [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 Call for Proposals: Capacity Development Programme for the Roma Women Network

Deadline: 15 September 2017 The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) is currently inviting women civil society organizations (CSOs) and networks to submit proposals to design and implement a capacity development programme for Roma Women Network in Serbia, under the Programme “Ending Discrimination and Violence against Women: Implementing Norms, Changing Minds” funded by European Union. The Programme aims at ending gender based discrimination and … [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: Provision of Services to Women with Disabilities and Women Survivors of Rape

Deadline: 15 September 2017 The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) is currently inviting women civil society organizations (CSOs) and networks to submit proposals aimed at strengthening the capacity for the provision of quality services to women and girls from marginalized groups with a special focus on women with disabilities and survivors of rape and sexual assault in Serbia, under the Programme "Ending Violence against Women: Implementing Norms, … [Read more...]

USAID-Philippines: Inviting Applicants for TB Innovations and Health Systems Strengthening

Deadline: 11 September 2017 The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is inviting applicants from eligible U.S. non-profit nongovernmental organizations (NGOs), for-profit NGOs willing to forgo their fee, private voluntary organizations (PVOs), Philippine-based NGOs, universities, foundations, consortiums, and international organizations for a Cooperative Agreement to implement a five-year program entitled, “TB Innovations and Health Systems Strengthening”. The aim of this … [Read more...]

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