European Union RE-INTEG: Creating a Conductive Environment for Economic & Social Development

Deadline: 15 July 2016 The European Union Emergency Trust Fund is currently accepting proposals from eligible organisations for “Enhancing Somalia’s responsiveness to the management and reintegration of mixed migration flows" with an aim to contribute to Somalia’s transition out of fragility by strengthening stability and security and by creating a favorable environment for the economic and social development. The programme is divided into five lots: Lot 1: Mogadishu - 12 M€ Lot 2: … [Read more...]

European Commission: Support to Kenya Energy and Transport Sector

Deadline: 17 May 2016 The European Commission is currently accepting applications for a programme entitled “Support to Kenya Energy and transport sector” whose aim is to contribute towards poverty reduction and accelerated and inclusive economic growth through more sustainable and efficient energy and transport sectors. Focus Areas Transport sector governance and technical issues (road safety, transport planning, traffic modelling, traffic engineering, project management, public private … [Read more...]

Public Affairs Section: Afghanistan-Pakistan Partnership Summit

Deadline: 14 June 2016 The Public Affairs Section (PAS) of the U.S. Embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan is seeking proposals from eligible organisations for Afghanistan-Pakistan Partnership Summit to support at least 18 and up to 30 participants, approximately 15 from Afghanistan and 15 from Pakistan, with equal representation from the two countries, who will discuss areas of future cooperation between the two countries in specific sectors of interest. Goals Promote regional integration by … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: Nordic Green Growth Research and Innovation Programme

Deadline: 16 August 2016 The NordForsk is currently inviting proposals from researchers and innovators for the Nordic Green Growth Research and Innovation Programme whose aim is to promote green economic growth, sustainability and competitiveness in both the public and the private sectors. Objectives To generate knowledge and policy advice about green growth. To stimulate innovative solutions that can accelerate the transition towards a sustainable society. Thematic … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: Design and Implementation of Mid-Term Review and Final Evaluation for the Institutions for Inclusive Development Programme

Deadline: 12 May 2016 The UK’s Department for International Development (DFID) is seeking a supplier to design and then implement a mid term review (MTR - early 2019) and a final evaluation (early 2021) for the main programme management contract under its Institutions for Inclusive Development (I4ID) programme. This programme's aim is to support the development in Tanzania. How to Apply Interested applicants are required to apply by registering themselves on DFID Supplier … [Read more...]

DFID: Future Infrastructure & Economic Development Programmes in Nepal

Deadline: 1 June 2016 The UK’s Department for International Development (DFID) is in the final stages of developing the next 5 year plan for support to Nepal. For the Business Case approvals, DFID is soon launching number of new competitive opportunities to fulfill its commitments. DFID will hold two early market engagement events during the month of April to discuss specific future programmes requirements in Nepal. These include: First Post-Earthquake Reconstruction in Nepal – Building … [Read more...]

Apply for McGraw Fellowship for Business Journalism: Supporting Business & Economic Stories!

Deadline: 31 May 2016 The Harold W. McGraw, Jr. Center for Business Journalism, a new initiative established at the City University of New York Graduate School of Journalism is currently accepting applications for its McGraw Fellowship for Business Journalism, whose aim is to support in-depth, ambitious coverage of critical issues related to the global economy and business. The McGraw Fellowship provides editorial and financial support to journalists who need the time and resources to produce … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy Armenia Call for Applications: Hubert Humphrey Program 2017

Deadline: 10 June 2016 The Embassy of the United States of America in Armenia is currently inviting applications for its Hubert Humphrey Program 2017 competition, for mid-career professionals with demonstrated leadership potential for a year of non-degree graduate-level study, leadership development, and substantive professional collaboration with U.S. counterparts during the 2017-2018 academic year. The program will be funded for one academic year, pending: a successful application for a J-1 … [Read more...]

Linking the Americas: Apply for the Fellowship in Latin America with America Solidaria

Deadline: 29 April 2016 America Solidaria US is currently accepting applications from volunteers across US for its year-long Fellowship Program in 13 countries throughout the Americas. Projects are focused in the areas of health, education, and economic development to benefit children, youth, and families living in poverty. Program Benefits Travel to and from country of service Visa Expenses Placement at a host organization Housing and monthly living stipend (this is adequate to … [Read more...]

FRIDA Grants: Providing Support to Research Projects and Innovative Initiatives

Deadline: 13 May 2016 FRIDA Grants provide funding to support research projects and innovative initiatives that seek to explore the potential of information and communications technology for promoting the region’s social and economic development and Internet access. Funding Information FRIDA ha USD 145,000 to support six projects, each of which will receive between USD 20,000 and USD 30,000 in the form of non-reimbursable grants.  Successful projects must be executed within a period of … [Read more...]