South East Asia Prosperity Fund 2016-2017: Promoting Economic Reform and Development for Growth in Partner Countries

Deadline: 27 March 2016 The Foreign and Commonwealth Office have announced the South East Asia Prosperity Fund over the next 5 years to promote the economic reform and development needed for growth in partner countries. The priorities of the fund include improving the business climate, competitiveness and operation of markets, energy and financial sector reform, and increasing the ability of partner countries to tackle corruption. Project Objectives Economic Development & … [Read more...]

SEIA Sida Conference Strategic Fund for Environmental Sustainability, Gender Equality & Poverty Reduction

Deadline: 31 March 2016 SEI along with the support from Government of Sweden, funds events focused on environmentally sustainable development, gender equality and poverty reduction. The Regional Asia Environment Conference Support Programme funded by Sweden aims to promote informed dialogue where different groups and stakeholders can share knowledge in regional forums and other strategic events with the goal of helping to shape public policy to advance environmentally sustainable … [Read more...]

AEWA Small Grants Fund: Inviting NGOs Working on AEWA related Conservation & Livelihood activities in Selected African Countries

Deadline: 27 March 2016 The African-Eurasian Migratory Waterbird Agreement Small Grants Fund is open for applications with an aim to promote the implementation of AEWA in developing countries and countries with economies in transition. The Fund supports AEWA-related conservation activities, for example species and habitat conservation, training and awareness-raising for different target groups, survey and monitoring of species and sites, and livelihood-related activities. Grants … [Read more...]

Positive Action for Children Fund: Supporting Organizations to Deliver Prevention of Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV Services!

Deadline: 29 March 2016 The Call for Proposals for ViiV Healthcare's Positive Action for Children Fund(PACF) 2016 is open. The PACF aims to alleviate the impact of HIV and AIDS on women and children’s health by supporting interventions that engage affected communities, developing their capacity to participate and lead. PACF supports organisations across four continents, with special attention given to countries with the most need of PMTCT interventions: Nigeria, Democratic Republic of Congo, … [Read more...]

OSISA: Seeking Proposals for Supporting Innovative Programs

Deadline: 31 March 2016 The Open Society Initiative for Southern Africa is inviting proposals from civil society organizations, Community or state actors to support innovative programmes working towards open society ideals and which advocate for these ideals in southern Africa. Priority Areas Human Rights, Access to Justice and the Rule of Law Democracy and Governance Social and Economic Justice Natural Resources Governance Youth Arts and Culture Women’s Rights Eligibility … [Read more...]

Foundation for Human Rights: Socio-Economic Justice for All

Deadline: 25 March 2016 The Foundation for Human Rights in partnership with the Department of Justice and Constitutional Development have launched a new program called Amarightza also known as ‘Socio-Economic Justice for All-(SEJA). The AMARIGHTZA programme is based on the values and principles enshrined in the South African Constitution -Dignity, Equality and Freedoms. It also takes account of the universality, indivisibility, interrelatedness and interdependence of all human rights. The … [Read more...]

FISP-Climat: Funding Innovations in the Field of Climate Change

Deadline: 18 March 2016 French Global Environment Facility (FFEM) is seeking proposals for funding innovations in the field of climate change, through grants. FISP-Climat aims to encourage reproducible and long-term projects, in order to stimulate a market for technologies or services to mitigate and/or adapt to climate change in developing countries. Grants Information The aim is to fund, through an initial call for expressions of interest, five to ten projects with a grant of a maximum of … [Read more...]

BERSAMA: Seeking Applications for Gender Based Violence Prevention Program

Deadline: 24 March 2016 USAID/Indonesia is seeking applications from qualified U.S. and non-U.S. nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) for a program to prevent gender-based violence in Eastern Indonesia; entitled BERSAMA. USAID/Indonesia’s Bersama activity is significant in the context of USAID’s GBV Strategy, because it is one of a few USAID-funded anti-GBV programs that approach GBV from a democracy, human rights, governance and accountability lens or via a community-based … [Read more...]

Applications Open for SEED Awards for Entrepreneurship in Sustainable Development!

Deadline: 21 March 2016 Applications are open for SEED Awards for Entrepreneurship in Sustainable Development in order to find the most promising, innovative and locally-led start-up social and environmental enterprises in countries with developing and emerging economies. The three awards open for applications are: Switch Africa Green-SEED Awards, SEED Africa Awards SEED Gender Equality Awards. Winners will be honored at the SEED Africa Symposium on 28-29 September 2016 in … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 2016 Innovation Competition by MasterCard Foundation Fund for Rural Prosperity

Deadline: 28 March 2016 Applications are open for the 2016 Innovation Competition by Mastercard Foundation Fund for Rural Prosperity. The competition aims to transform lives of people by supporting Financial Innovation. The MasterCard Foundation Fund for Rural Prosperity is a US$50 million challenge fund to extend financial services to people living in poverty. Is your idea innovative? The ideas will be judged on the basis of following questions: What is the potential for the … [Read more...]