UNDP Call for Proposals: Strengthening the Role of Local Communities in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Deadline: 2 February 2017 The Government of Switzerland and the Government of Sweden are seeking proposals for its project “Strengthening the Role of Local Communities in Bosnia and Herzegovina”, implemented by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Bosnia and Herzegovina with an aim to improve the quality of life of the citizens of Bosnia and Herzegovina, through enhancing local services and increasing democratic accountability and social inclusion, through revitalising local … [Read more...]

Request for Proposals: Evaluation of UN Women´s Fund for Gender Equality around the World

Deadline: 7 February 2017 The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) is seeking proposals for its "Evaluation of UN Women´s Fund for Gender Equality" to achieve gender equality and the empowerment of women. The mandate and functions of UN Women call for the promotion of organizational and UN system accountability on gender equality through evaluation, strengthening evaluation capacities and learning from evaluation, and developing systems to measure … [Read more...]

Bureau of Population, Refugees and Migration: NGO Programs Benefiting Refugees in South Sudan

Deadline: 21 March 2017 The United States Department of State Bureau of Population, Refugees and Migration (PRM) is seeking proposals from NGO’s for its NGO programs benefiting refugees in South Sudan. Funding Information Project proposals must not be more than $1,500,000per year or they will be disqualified. Program plans for one or two years will be considered. Applicants may submit multi-year proposals with activities and budgets that do not exceed two years (24 months) from the … [Read more...]

The Khaled Hosseini Foundation’s Omid Grant: Supporting Humanitarian Projects in Afghanistan

Deadline: 1 April 2017 The Khaled Hosseini Foundation is seeking applications for its Omid Grant to support humanitarian projects in Afghanistan. The Khaled Hosseini Foundation, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit provides humanitarian assistance for the people of Afghanistan. The Foundation works with the United Nations refugee organization (UNHCR) to build shelters for refugee families. It also provides economic opportunities, education, and healthcare for women and children of Afghanistan. Eligibility … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for UN Public Service Awards 2017! Recognizing Innovation and Excellence in Public Services Worldwide

Deadline: 28 February 2017 The United Nations has begun accepting nominations for the 2017 UN Public Service Awards (UNPSA), aimed at promoting and recognizing innovation and excellence in public services supporting the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, the transformative agenda to boost prosperity around the world and ensure that no one is left behind. The United Nations Public Service Awards (UNPSA) recognizes excellence in public service at the global level. … [Read more...]

U.S Department of State: NGO Programs Benefiting Refugees in Chad and Cameroon

Deadline: 24 March 2017 The United States Department of State Bureau of Population, Refugees and Migration (PRM) is seeking proposals from NGO’s for its NGO programs benefiting refugees in Chad and Cameroon. Funding Information Project proposals must not be more than $1,000,000 per 12 month period (or prorated for periods of less than 12 months) or they will be disqualified. Program plans for one, two, or three years will be considered. Applicants may submit multi-year proposals … [Read more...]

UNAOC’s Youth Solidarity Fund: Supporting Youth-Led Organizations to Promote Intercultural and Interfaith Dialogue

Deadline: 5 February 2017 The United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) is seeking applicants from eligible organizations for its Youth Solidarity Fund (YSF) in order to support youth-led organizations that foster peaceful and inclusive societies by providing direct funding to outstanding projects promoting intercultural and interfaith dialogue. Objectives The project aims to improve understanding and cooperative relations among nations and peoples across cultures and religions, … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: Sharing Good Practice of Educational Leadership for Digital Transformation across the Globe

Deadline: 28 February 2017 The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) in collaboration with the project D-Transform and International Council for Open and Distance Education (ICDE) is currently inviting potential speakers leaders, managers and experts from the practice field for its “Educational Leadership for Digital Transformation” at the UNESCO Headquarters in Paris to share their experiences, good practices and lessons learnt from leading digital … [Read more...]

Bureau of PRM: NGO Programs Benefiting Refugees and Other Vulnerable Populations in Afghanistan and Pakistan

Deadline: 9 February 2017 The United States Department of State Bureau of Population, Refugees and Migration (PRM) is seeking proposals from NGO’s for its NGO programs benefiting refugees and other vulnerable populations in Afghanistan and Pakistan. Funding Information Project proposals must not be less than $500,000 or more than $1,500,000per year or they will be disqualified. In Pakistan, only single-year (12 month) proposals will be considered. In Afghanistan, program plans for … [Read more...]

Ocean Park Conservation Foundation: Supporting Projects on Habitats throughout Asia

Deadline: 31 January 2017 The Ocean Park Conservation Foundation Hong Kong (OPCFHK) is currently inviting applicants for its conservation funding projects in Asia 2017-18 with an aim to support projects on other threatened amphibians, reptiles, birds, fishes, invertebrates and other aquatic and terrestrial mammals, as well as their habitats throughout Asia. Themes Theme 1: Climate Change Theme 2: Marine Debris Theme 3: Saving Asian Biodiversity Theme 4: Amphibian and Freshwater … [Read more...]

BMUB-UNDP Call for Proposals: Strategic Support to Territories and Areas Conserved by Indigenous Peoples and Local Communities (ICCAs) in Georgia

Deadline: 27 January 2017 The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is seeking proposals under the project Global Environment Facility Small Grants Programme (GEF-SGP) for its "Strategic Support to Territories and Areas Conserved by Indigenous Peoples and Local Communities (ICCAs) in Georgia”, funded by the German Federal Ministry of the Environment (BMUB). The Global ICCA Support Initiative (ICCA GSI) provides support to territories and areas conserved by indigenous peoples and local … [Read more...]

Bureau of PRM: NGO Programs Benefiting Refugees and Other Vulnerable Populations in Egypt

Deadline: 9 March 2017 The United States Department of State Bureau of Population, Refugees and Migration (PRM) is seeking proposals from NGO’s for its NGO programs benefiting refugees and other vulnerable populations in Egypt. Funding Information Project proposals must not be less than $300,000 annually and not more than $600,000 annually or they will be disqualified. Actual awards will not exceed one year (12 months) in duration and activities and budgets submitted in year one … [Read more...]

UNDP Green Climate Fund: Seeking EoIs for Climate Resilient Integrated Water Management Project in Sri Lanka

Deadline:  27 January 2017 The Ministry of Mahaweli Development and Environment with the assistance of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), secured financing from the Green Climate Fund (GCF), is seeking applications for "Climate Resilient Integrated Water Management Project (CRIWMP)" which is aimed at strengthening the resilience of Smallholder Farmers in the Dry Zone to climate variability and extreme events. This project will support the Government to implement integrated … [Read more...]

UNHCR Myanmar: Development of Capacity Building and Research Projects on Citizen, Legal Identity and Anti-discrimination

Deadline: 31 January 2017 The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugee (UNHCR) is seeking expression of interests for its program entitled "Development of Capacity Building and Research Projects on Citizen, Legal Identity and Anti-discrimination" to solicit the interest of prospective or existing partner for the implementation of this project in support to UNHCR Myanmar Stateless Program. Objectives and Priority Areas Component 1: Capacity Building and Research Projects on … [Read more...]

Bureau of PRM: NGO Programs Benefiting Refugees and Other Vulnerable Populations in Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, and Turkey

Deadline: 6 February 2017 The United States Department of State Bureau of Population, Refugees and Migration (PRM) is seeking proposals from NGO’s for its NGO programs benefiting refugees and other vulnerable populations in Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, and Turkey. Funding Information: The award ceiling for the program is $3,500,000 Eligibility Criteria Nonprofits that do not have a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) … [Read more...]

2017 Call for Applications: OHCHR Special Fund of the Optional Protocol to the UN Convention against Torture

Deadline:  1 March 2017 The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) is accepting project applications for its 2017 call for applications to the Special Fund of the Optional Protocol to the UN Convention against Torture. In 2017, the OPCAT Special Fund will accept project applications aimed at implementing recommendations made by the Sub-Committee on Prevention of Torture after a visit to a State party, provided these recommendations are contained in a report … [Read more...]

UN-Habitat Call for Proposals to create, protect, design and manage public spaces in urban areas

Deadline: 20 January 2017 The United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) under its Global Public Space Programme is launching a call for innovative and exciting public space projects which could receive a small grant to support implementation. Local authorities and non-profit organisations are invited to submit proposals which aim to create, protect, design and manage public spaces, particularly in disadvantaged communities in rapidly urbanizing cities and towns, as critical … [Read more...]

Entries Open for 2017 YHRI International Youth Forum on Human Rights and UN SDG’s in Nepal!

Deadline:  28 February 2017 (Application Closed for International Delegates) Deadline:  21 February 2017 (Application for Local delegates (only for Nepal)) Entries are open for International Youth Forum on Human Rights and UN SDG's with an aim to bring young leaders from around the world to the Kathmandu, Nepal. It is a platform for youth to engage in dialogue with Experts from different entity and contribute to policy formulation on global Human Rights violations, social and … [Read more...]

UNDP/Myanmar Micro-Capital Grant: Improving Institutional Response to Safety and Justice Needs of Women

Deadline: 13 January 2017 The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Myanmar is inviting National/Local CSO for its Micro-Capital Grant to Implement “Strengthening Women’s Access to Justice in Mandalay, Kachin and Rakhine Project”. The objective of "Strengthening Women’s Access to Justice in Mandalay, Rakhine and Kachin Projects to improve institutional response to the safety and justice needs of women and inform the development of related justice policies and procedures as part of the … [Read more...]

UNOPS Call for Proposals: Provision of Mine/Explosive Remnant of War (ERW) Risk Education in Afghanistan

Deadline: 12 January 2017 United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS) is seeking proposals for its "Provision of Mine/Explosive Remnant of War (ERW) Risk Education" to: raise the level of awareness and promoting safe behaviors of the civilian population regarding the threat affiliated with the landmines and ERW contaminations, thereby reducing the number of civilian deaths and injuries. enhance ACAP III and victim assistance awareness among the communities vulnerable to mine, … [Read more...]

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