World Habitat Awards 2016/17: Rewarding Innovative Solutions to Current Housing Needs & Problems of the World

Deadline: 29 April 2016 The Building and Social Housing Foundation is currently inviting individuals/organisation from all over the world to apply for its World Habitat Awards 2016. The World Habitat Awards is presented at the World Urban Forum and UN-Habitat Governing Council events in April of each year, increasing opportunities for international exposure, networking and dissemination of the award winning approaches. Two awards are given annually to projects that provide practical and … [Read more...]

Swachh Bharat Mission (Urban) Awards 2015- Recognizing Excellence in Urban Sanitation

Swachh Bharat Mission (Urban) Awards 2015- Recognizing Excellence in Urban Sanitation Deadline: 26 November 2015 India The Ministry of Urban Development (MoUD), Government of India has launched Swachh Bharat Mission (Urban) – scheme for eliminating open defecation and for enhancing sanitation and public health outcomes in urban areas of country within five years from October 2nd, 2014 to October 2nd 2019 by providing technical and financial support to state and city governments…[more] … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for the Swachh Bharat Mission (Urban) Awards 2015- Recognizing Excellence in Urban Sanitation

Deadline: 26 November 2015 The Ministry of Urban Development (MoUD), Government of India has launched Swachh Bharat Mission (Urban) - scheme for eliminating open defecation and for enhancing sanitation and public health outcomes in urban areas of country within five years from October 2nd, 2014 to October 2nd 2019 by providing technical and financial support to state and city governments. Nominations are invited for the awards that cover wide range of good practices across various categories … [Read more...]

2016 Hult Prize Challenge: Win $1,000,000 in start up funding

Deadline: 18 December 2015 The Hult Prize is a start-up accelerator for social entrepreneurship which brings together the brightest college and university students from around the globe to solve the world’s most pressing issues. Hult [email protected] gives participants an opportunity to bypass the traditional Hult Prize application process and fast tracks your team and idea through to one of five regional final rounds of competition. The program allows more students to compete around the world, leading … [Read more...]

Latest Jobs in Environment and Conservation, Water and Sanitation, Program Management, Development Research, Administration and Economics

Latest Jobs in Environment and Conservation: Global Forest Watch Liberia Technical Assistant, Climate and Landscape Analyst, Indonesia Forests and Landscapes Restoration Lead...[more] Latest Jobs in Water and Sanitation: Water Program Associate, Regional WASH Coordinator...[more] Latest Jobs in Program Management: Managing Associate, Programme Officer, Coordinator, United Nations Non-Governmental Liaison Service, Management Officer, Senior Project Officer (Transport)...[more] Latest … [Read more...]

Water Program Associate at World Resource Institute, India

Deadline: Ongoing The World Resource Institute (WRI) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Water Program Associate based in Bangalore, India. The WRI is an environmental and development research and policy organization that creates solutions to protect the Earth and improve people's lives. Key Job Responsibilities The Water Program Associate will perform the following functions- Serve as lead water staff person in India, coordinating with Global … [Read more...]

Research Analyst, Sustainable Transport at World Resource Institute, China

Deadline: Ongoing The World Resource Institute (WRI) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Research Analyst, Sustainable Transport, based in Beijing, China. The WRI is an environmental and development research and policy organization that creates solutions to protect the Earth and improve people's lives. Key Job Responsibilities The Research Analyst, Sustainable Transport will perform the following functions- Conduct desktop research on … [Read more...]

Urban Economist at World Resource Institute, USA

Deadline: Ongoing The World Resource Institute (WRI) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Urban Economist based in Washington DC, USA. The WRI is an environmental and development research and policy organization that creates solutions to protect the Earth and improve people's lives. Key Job Responsibilities The Urban Economist will perform the following functions- Effectively plan, design, and conduct economic analyses that advance the … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: Ending Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children in Turkana Kenya

Deadline: 16 November 2015 Terre des Hommes Netherlands is seeking proposals for “Ending Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children in Turkana Kenya” to support projects working on the same. Whilst the Kenyan government has taken some positive and laudable steps to tackle CSEC through the 2013 -2017 National Plan of Action Against CSEC, a lot still remains to be done at different levels - family, community, national government and regional. The existence and continued growth of CSEC within … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: Fighting Trafficking & Unsafe Migration of Children in Kenya

Deadline: 16 November 2015 Terre des Hommes Netherlands (TdH-NL) is inviting non-governmental organisations (NGOs or CSOs) with the required framework to submit full proposals on : Fighting Trafficking & Unsafe Migration of Children in Kenya. Tackling trafficking and unsafe migration of children is an important theme in TdH-NL's current strategic plan (2011­-2015). As part of its new strategic plan (2016­-2020), TdH-NL plans to increase its support to comprehensive projects addressing … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: Ending Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children in Ethiopia

Deadline: 16 November 2015 Terre des Hommes in Netherlands (TdH-NL)is inviting non-governmental organisations (NGOs or CSOs) with the required framework to submit a full proposal on- Ending Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children in Ethiopia. Tackling commercial sexual exploitation of children is an important theme in TdH-NL's current strategic plan (2011­-2015). As part of its new strategic plan (2016­-2020), TdH-NL plans to increase its support to comprehensive projects addressing … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development: 2015 Continuum of Care Program to end Homelessness!

Deadline: 20 November 2015 The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has announced initial announcement for Continuum of Care Program Competition to promote a community-wide commitment to the goal of ending homelessness. This program will provide funding for efforts by nonprofit providers, states, and local governments to quickly re-house homeless individuals, families, persons fleeing domestic violence, and youth while minimizing the trauma and dislocation caused by … [Read more...]

Latest Jobs in Environment, Accounts & Finance, Administration, Programme Management and Transport

Latest Jobs in Environment: Climate Change Specialist, Deputy Director, Technical, Energy Finance Senior Analyst, Regional Technical Advisor...[more] Latest Jobs in Accounts & Finance: Economist, Financial Control Specialist, Investment Officer, Economics Officer...[more] Latest Jobs in Administration: Deputy Country Director, Senior Procurement and Contracts Assistant, Director of Finance and Administration (DFA), Chief of Party – Malawi Government Accountability and Performance … [Read more...]

Humboldt Foundation-International Climate Protection Fellowships 2016 for Leaders in Developing Countries

Deadline: 1 March 2016 The Alexander von Humboldt Foundation in Germany has announced the International Climate Protection Fellowships 2016 for leaders who are engaged in the field of climate protection and climate-related resource conservation in NGOs (other agencies) in developing countries. Up to 20 young climate experts from non-European transition or developing countries who already have initial professional and leadership experience in this field will be funded in the next round. They … [Read more...]

Paul Hamlyn Foundation’s ‘India Open Grants Fund’ to NGOs Supporting Vulnerable Communities in India

Applications can be made anytime The Paul Hamlyn Foundation is an UK-based grant making organization supporting overseas NGOs, especially in India and the UK, and provides funding to local NGOs working with disadvantaged communities, helping them access basic services. Grants are generally given to NGOs who find difficult to raise funds from other sources. This Fund seeks to meet our strategic aim to enable vulnerable communities living in priority geographical areas to improve their … [Read more...]

Chief of Party – Malawi Government Accountability and Performance (LGAP) at Global Communities

Deadline: 18 December 2015 The Global Communities is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Chief of Party – Malawi Government Accountability and Performance (LGAP), based in Lilongwe, Malawi. Global Communities, formerly CHF International, is an international non-profit organization that works closely with communities worldwide to bring about sustainable changes that improve the lives and livelihoods of the vulnerable. Key Job Responsibilities The COP … [Read more...]

Latest Jobs in WASH, Grant, Disaster & Emergency Relief, Programme Management, Internship and Human Resources Management

Latest Jobs in WASH: Regional WASH Coordinator, WASH Officer, Senior Water and Sanitation Specialist...[more] Latest Jobs in Communication: Grants & Communication Manager, Resource Mobilization and Partnership Adviser, Reporting Officer, Information Management Officer...[more] Latest Jobs in Disaster & Emergency Relief: Urban, Transport and Disaster Risk Reduction Officer, Risk Knowledge Economist, Risk Assessment Officer, Emergency Specialist...[more] Latest Jobs in Programme … [Read more...]

A New Grant Open to Improve Food & Nutrition Security in Lower & Middle Income Countries

Deadline: 2 November 2015 Driver of food Choice is currently accepting proposals for competitive grants program to improve food & nutrition security in Lower and middle income countries. The DFC Competitive Grants Program will fund research grants that use qualitative or quantitative methods or both to examine key aspects of food choice in one or more of the thirty-four countries that account for 90% of the global burden of under nutrition. This grants program is funded by the Bill & … [Read more...]

Hult [email protected]: From Poverty to Urban Growth & Economic Development!

Deadline: 21 October 2015 The London School of Economics and Political Science is seeking social enterprise proposals for its Hult [email protected] LSE was founded to address the great social challenges of the age – from poverty to urban growth and economic development. The 2016 Hult Prize "President's Challenge" is Crowded Urban Spaces and will focus on economic inclusion, more specifically, doubling the incomes of the residents who live in some of the toughest conditions in the world through … [Read more...]

Japan Fund for Poverty Reduction: Grants for Projects Supporting Poverty Reduction and Social Development Activities

The Japan Fund for Poverty Reduction provides grants for projects supporting poverty reduction and related social development activities that can add value to projects financed by Asian Development Bank. Priority is placed on the poorest and most  vulnerable groups living in destitution in ADB developing member countries (DMCs), primarily on innovative programs designed or implemented by local communities or NGOs which contribute to the achievement of Millennium Development Goals especially in … [Read more...]