Community of Democracies: Inviting Organisations for CD-UNITED Program!

Deadline: 31 December 2016 The Community of Democracies invites organizations to apply for funding through its CD-UNITED program entitled "Democracy in Action: Expanding Civil Society Space" which provides financial support to projects that support and strengthen democracy. CD-UNITED is the Community’s flagship initiative that seeks to finance projects and initiatives that support and strengthen democracy, promote human rights and fundamental freedoms, and build civil society around the … [Read more...]

European Commission: Engaging Civil Society in Pan-African Issues

Deadline: 13 May 2016 European Commission is seeking proposals from organisations for a programme entitled "Engaging civil society in Pan-African issues" with an aim to improve the contribution of civil society organisations to continental decision- and policy making processes in Africa, particularly in the areas of Good Governance, Democracy, Human Rights, Peace and Security and Women's rights. Objectives To increase CSOs’ ability to contribute to a more effective implementation and … [Read more...]

European Union: EIDHR-CBSS to Support Civil Society & Human Rights Defenders in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Deadline: 10 May 2016 European Union is seeking proposals from organisations for a country based support scheme (CBSS) with an aim to support civil society and human rights defenders in third countries in working on human rights (political, civil, economic, social and cultural), and democratization. The European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights (EIDHR) new action plan aims to reinforce the implementation of the EU's human rights and democracy policy with a special emphasis on … [Read more...]

European Union: Civil Society Facility Action to Support Civil Society Organisations in Macedonia

Deadline: 26 April 2016 European Union is seeking proposals from organisations for Civil Society Facility Action with an aim to enhance the impact of civil society through their involvement in public policies and further development of the civil dialogue, stronger and active contribution in policy and watchdog initiatives, policy monitoring, increased participatory democracy and improved fundamental rights. The action also aims towards developing a strong regional partnership dialogue among … [Read more...]

MEPI Local Grants Program to Support Organisations and Individuals!

Deadline: 17 October 2016 The Office of Assistance Coordination’s Middle East Partnership Initiative (MEPI) Program is seeking single-country proposals for its Local Grants Program with an aim to serve as MEPI’s most direct means of supporting organizations and individuals in the Middle East and North Africa. The Middle East Partnership Initiative Program offers assistance to groups and individuals striving to bring constructive, peaceful and positive change to the Middle East and North … [Read more...]

European Union: EIDHR Country based Support Scheme in Turkey

Deadline: 11 March 2016 European Union is seeking proposals from organisations for a country based support scheme with an aim to contribute, through supporting civil society organisations, to the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms and to contribute to the strengthening of the international framework for the promotion and protection of human rights, justice and the rule of law. The call is divided into two lots. Lot 1: Strengthening civil society's … [Read more...]

UNESCO Call for Research Proposals: Social Media and Youth Radicalization in the Digital Age

Deadline: 24 March 2016 United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisations (UNESCO) is seeking research proposals from researchers, institutions, research consortiums and organizations to provide a global mapping of research into the assumed roles played by social media in radicalization processes in all regions. The research should also examine ongoing steps being taken to counter radicalization, and provide an in-depth analysis on their potential impact on online and offline … [Read more...]

Apply to Participate in 8th Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum!

Deadline: 20 April 2016 The Steering Committee of the Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum (EaP CSF) invites all interested parties to submit expressions of interest to participate in the 8th Annual Assembly of the Forum that will take place on 28-30 November 2016 in Brussels, Belgium. The Annual Assembly of the Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum is the key event conducted on an annual basis since 2009. It is the highest decision making body of the EaP CSF and serves as a platform for … [Read more...]

European Union: EIDHR Country based Support Scheme in Papua New Guinea

Deadline: 11 April 2016 European Union is seeking proposals from organisations for a country based support scheme with an aim to support civil society and human rights defenders in third countries in working on human rights (political, civil, economic, social and cultural), and democratisation so as to contribute to the development and consolidation of democracy, the rule of law and respect for all fundamental rights and freedoms. The 'European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights' … [Read more...]

EU-Egypt: EIDHR Programme to Support Civil Society and Human Rights Organisations!

Deadline: 7 April 2016 European Union is seeking proposals from organisations for a country based support scheme with an aim to support Civil Society and Human Rights organisations promoting Human Rights and Democracy in Egypt. The European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights (EIDHR) is the EU thematic instrument aiming at providing assistance to the development and consolidation of democracy and the rule of law and of respect for all human rights and fundamental freedoms. The … [Read more...]