Trust Africa Civil Society Grants for Strengthening Citizens Voices

Under its Governance Program, TrustAfrica is inviting Concept Notes from potential civil society partners in implementing a project geared towards Strengthening Pan-African Citizens’ Voices for Security Sector Accountability (SPaCVOSSA) in four (4) countries in four (4) Regional Economic Communities (RECs) of the African continent namely Zimbabwe (Southern Africa), Nigeria (West Africa), Democratic Republic of Congo […]
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IDRC Call for Proposals: Women’s Economic Empowerment in a Low-Carbon COVID-19 Recovery

Canada’s International Development Research Centre (IDRC) seeks short proposals for projects that will support the generation and use of nationally and locally relevant evidence on women’s economic empowerment in a low-carbon COVID-19 recovery. Projects should support the generation of solutions-oriented, local research and evidence that help address the specific and systemic barriers women face during […]
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The USAID CARE-GBV Small Grants Program

The USAID Collective Action to Reduce Gender-Based Violence (CARE-GBV) activity is seeking innovative concept note applications for small grants from new, local, and underutilized partners and organizations. Grants can be used to build capacity to generate solutions that elevate the role of staff wellness and resiliency in promoting high-quality, sustainable gender-based violence prevention and response programming; fill […]
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The MFA Finland 2021 Call for Proposals for INGOs

The Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland (MFA) announces a Call for Proposals for International Non-governmental Organisations (INGOs) for support in Development Cooperation. The application process is detailed here. Grants to INGOs may be either core funding or funding for projects channeled to activities in developing countries. The INGO has to have: at least three different […]
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Mama Cash Grants

Mama Cash will receive Letters of Interest from applicants who are not current grantee-partners from 1 March – 31 March 2021. Groups that apply during this grantmaking window will receive a response from Mama Cash by 1 July 2021. Mama Cash’s grants to women’s rights groups concentrates on five areas: – Bodily integrity – Economic […]
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European Commission Call for Proposals to Support Civil Society Organisations

The European Commission is seeking proposals to support civil society in the West Africa / Lake Chad Basin region on two themes: 1) Mediation, dialogue and confidence building; supporting the setting up and development of a regional network of experts specialized in the prevention of conflicts and violent extremism, and in peace -building for West Africa and […]
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OSIWA Call for Proposals

The Open Society Initiative for West Africa (OSIWA) is a grant-making and advocacy foundation that is part of the global Open Society Foundations Network. OSIWA seeks proposals covering the following specific themes:Economic Justice; Government delivery of inclusive services, Natural Resource & Energy Governance, Inclusive Economic & Business SystemsDemocratic Governance; Democratic Practice, Elections, Security & RightsEquality, […]
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International Innovation Award for Sustainable Food and Agriculture

The Federal Government of Switzerland, with the technical support of FAO, established the International Innovation Award for Sustainable Food and Agriculture in 2019. The 2021 call is now open! The 2021 Awards are in two categories: Category A awards excellence in digitization and innovation for sustainable food systems. Category B recognises an innovation that empowers youth […]
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