UN Women, Mobilizing for Change: Documenting Best Practices to Promote Gender Responsive Governance at the Local Level

Deadline: 26 April 2017

The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) Multi Country Office (MCO) for India, Bhutan, the Maldives and Sri Lanka is currently inviting civil society organisations to submit proposals for ‘Mobilizing for Change: Documenting Best Practices to Promote Gender Responsive Governance at the Local Level.’

Objectives

  • To build capacities of Elected Women Representatives/women’s groups to gather evidence/data on factors that promote or impede women’s participation & leadership in local governance (PRI level)
  • To document and disseminate best practices/strategies that promote women’s participation and leadership at the PRI level
  • To strengthen networks/collectives of women including women’s grassroots organizations and EWRs at the district/block/state to lead the advocacy agenda on gender responsive governance

Scope of Work

  • Desk/ Secondary Research
  • Primary Data Collection and Field Work
  • Document and Disseminate Best Practices/ Case Studies

Proposed Project Period

Project Period: June’17 to April 2018

Eligibility Criteria

The applicant NGO must have/be:

  • A registered nonprofit organisation in India
  • Proven work experience of at least 7 years on leadership of women and Panchayati Raj
  • Availability of women trainers/staff in the organisation.
  • Presence in a finite geographical area to ensure consistent support to women
  • Demonstrated compliance with basic legal and financial norms of the country and are not blacklisted by the state or central government
  • Basic Structures in place to carry out the work.

How to Apply

Proposals must be submitted at the address given on the website.

Eligible Country: India

For more information, please visit Call for Proposals.

Special Offer!

Pay only half and Get Full Access to Premium Membership. For a limited time only. 50% Discount if you join today!

Tanzania Forest Fund (TaFF): 2018 Call for Project Proposals

U.S. Embassy in Dakar: Seeking Applications for Public Affairs Small Grant Program

UNDP: Small Grants to Support Victim Groups in Conflict-Affected Communities inside and Outside PoC Sites

UNDP Call for Proposals: Small Grants to Conduct Public Outreach Awareness-Raising and Information Dissemination on Transitional Justice

PPSE Call for Proposals: Introducing Specialized Seedling Producers (Seedling Nurseries)

FMEP: Supporting Organizations Working to end Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

Pacific Development and Conservation Trust: Promoting Sustainable Development in the Pacific and New Zealand

ViiV Healthcare Request for Proposals: 2018 Positive Action Community Grants

Apply for Voice’s Breaking down Silos: Kenya Innovate and Learn Grants Program!

Apply for Voice’s Let’s try something new: Cambodia Innovate and Learn Grants!

Voice’s Let’s Make it Happen: Cambodia Influencing Grants

Voice’s Using the Moment: Cambodia Sudden Opportunity Grants

Digital Health Technology Catalyst Round 2: Inviting SME from United Kingdom

Reporters in the Field Program: Promoting Journalistic Projects from all over Europe

Government of Canada: Inviting Applicants for ‘Women’s Political Participation in Pakistan’ Program

IDB Call for Proposals 2018: Regional Public Goods (RPG) Initiative in Latin America and the Caribbean

Applications Open for Knight Prototype Fund: Arts and Technology!

USAID-Pretoria: Improving Market Partnerships and Access to Commodities Together (IMPACT) in Madagascar

Home Depot Foundation: Seeking Applications for Community Impact Grant Program in United States

Applications Open for Voice’s Small is Beautiful: Cambodia Empowerment Grants!

West Africa USAID-Ghana: Amplify Family Planning and Sexual and Reproductive Health Programme

Women’s Fund in Georgia: Overcoming Empty Forms of Violence against Women in the Regions of Georgia

Helen Keller International: Enhanced Homestead Food Production Program in Myanmar

EREF: Seeking Applications for Sustainable Solid Waste Management Research Programme