Deadline: 28 April 2016 European Union is seeking proposals from organisations for the programme entitled "Support to the Technical and Vocational Education and Training Reform in Egypt - Phase II" with an objective to enhance the employability of Egyptian youth and unemployed/low-skilled workers and improve their transition to employment, through development /update and implementation of training programmes, in particular, retraining and entrepreneurship programmes with the contribution of … [Read more...] about European Union: Enhancing the Employability of Egyptian Youth
Deadline: 14 April 2016 European Union is seeking proposals from organisations for a country based support scheme (CBSS) with an aim to support civil society in Armenia in working on human rights (political, civil, economic, social and cultural), and democratization. The EU’s actions through EIDHR are designed to help civil society to become an effective force for political reform and defense of human rights. Building on its key strength the EIDHR is able to focus on sensitive political issues … [Read more...] about European Union: CBSS to Support Civil Society Organisations working on Human Rights in Armenia
Deadline: 30 April 2016 The Common Fund for Commodities (CFC) is seeking applications for its 8th Call for Proposals to support of commodity development activities in eligible countries. The CFC seeks to support business activities in the field of commodity development, including agriculture, minerals and metals in Developing Countries. Objectives Social: Create employment (particularly for youth and women), provide sustained increase in household incomes, reduce poverty, and enhance … [Read more...] about Common Fund for Commodities: 8th Call for Proposals to support Business Activities
Deadline: 14 March 2016 The Asia-Europe Foundation (ASEF) is inviting applicants for ASEF Journalists’ Workshop on “Asia-Europe Digital Connectivity” to provide an opportunity for 20 journalists to come together to share their professional media experiences and perspectives from national and regional levels, in a direct exchange with their regional counterparts. It is a two day event which will be held from 7-11 May 2016 in Guangzhou, China. This workshop will be a platform for the … [Read more...] about Asia-Europe Foundation: Journalists’ Workshop on “Asia-Europe Digital Connectivity”
Deadline: 8 April 2016 WorldWise Global Schools (WWGS) is seeking applications for its 2016 Development Education (DE) grant program from schools and school clusters, as well as NGOs and networks that support development education at post primary level. WorldWise Global Schools is the national programme of Development Education (DE) for post-primary schools in Ireland. The programme was set up in 2013 as the key channel through which Irish Aid support for DE in post-primary schools is to be … [Read more...] about WorldWise Global Schools: 2016 Development Education Grant Program
Deadline: 20 June 2016 Wellcome Trust is accepting applications for its Seed Awards in science to provide responsive, flexible funding, enabling researchers to develop a novel idea to a position. The Award encourages applications which propose to carry out interdisciplinary research across the Science, Humanities and Social Sciences, and Innovations funding. The Trust encourages researchers: at the start of their independent careers who wish to develop innovative ideas outside of their … [Read more...] about Apply for the Wellcome Trust Seed Awards in Science! A Chance to win up to £100,000
Deadline: 11 April 2016 The Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) is accepting proposals for its 2016 Capacity Enhancement Support Programme, which seeks to enhance the long-term capacity of GBIF Participants through collaborative projects. GBIF mission is to provide free and open access to biodiversity data. The programme aims to address specific capacity needs identified by Participants by facilitating capacity transfer and collaboration at the regional and global levels. … [Read more...] about Call for Proposals: GBIF Capacity Enhancement Support Program 2016
Deadline: 4 April 2016 The Ireland Funds is inviting applicants for its Small Grants Round in order to contribute needed funds to a wide range of organisations working across the 32 counties of Ireland. The Ireland Funds invests in local communities by supporting initiatives that contribute to: Positive mental and physical health Community integration Social entrepreneurship Economic development Sport and leisure opportunities Protection of the natural … [Read more...] about The Ireland Funds: Applications Open for Small Grants Round 2016!
Deadline: 14 March 2016 Applicants are invited for Tandem programme to support the development of partnerships that address current social challenges and opportunities. It is an international collaboration programme for cultural makers and their organisations. Since its inception in 2011, Tandem has supported long-term collaborations, knowledge development and networking opportunities for more than 250 cultural managers from over 100 cities in 35 countries across the wider Europe. Tandem … [Read more...] about Tandem Ukraine Programme 2016-17: Supporting and Addressing Social Challenges and Opportunities!
Deadline: 6 April 2016 European Commission is seeking applications from organisations and local authorities to support actions aimed at promoting local economic development in a sustainable environment in Ghana. It is defined within the framework of the EU's territorial approach to local development (TALD), which seeks to promote greater stakeholder engagement at the local level to reduce poverty and promote growth and development. It also ensures a greater participation of women and women … [Read more...] about European Commission: Promoting Local Economic Development in Ghana