Visit the eligibility criteria and application procedure for the UN Trust Fund below. You can also find the list of countries eligible to apply for the fund below. Eligible Countries: Afghanistan, Angola, Bangladesh, Benin, Bhutan, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Congo DR, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gambia, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, Kiribati, Lao PDR, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mozambique, Myanmar, … [Read more...] about The Eligibility Criteria and Application Procedure for UN Trust Fund: Ending Violence Against Women
Learn about the different proposal invitation categories and grants information of the UN Trust Fund below. Proposal Invitation Category With its 20th funding cycle in 2016, the UN Trust Fund will fund organizations that qualify for grants: under the three programmatic areas of the UN Trust Fund’s 2015-2020 Strategy; under the “special window” addressing violence against women and girls in the context of the current refugee crisis; and under the "By Invitation only” category Focus … [Read more...] about UN Trust Fund: Categories for Invitation and Grants Information
Deadline: 4 May 2016 The UN Trust Fund to End Violence against women is seeking proposals to support national efforts to end one of the most widespread human rights violations in the world. The fund is administered by the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) on behalf of the United Nations System. The Fund's mission is to advocate for and finance innovative and replicable approaches for preventing and ending violence against women and girls, to … [Read more...] about Call for Proposals: UN Trust Fund to End Violence against Women
UN Women was created by United Nations General Assembly, the United Nations entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women. UN Women acts on two fronts: Supporting international political negotiations to formulate globally agreed standards for gender equality. Helping UN member states to implement those standards by providing expertise and financial support Focus Areas Division for the Advancement of Women (DAW) International Research and Training Institute for the … [Read more...] about UN Women: Supporting Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment!
UN-Habitat is a prgoramme by United Nations that has developed a unique position on supporting urban development and is working towards a better urban future with an aim to promote socially and environmentally sustainable human settlements development and the achievement of adequate shelter for all. UN-Habitat has been working in human settlements throughout the world, focusing on building a brighter future for villages, towns, and cities of all sizes. Because of these four decades of extensive … [Read more...] about UN Habitat: Building a Better Urban Future
United Nations Relief and Works Agency provides assistance and protection for some 5 million registered Palestine refugees to help them achieve their full potential in human development. It is funded almost entirely by voluntary contributions from UN Member States. The Agency’s services encompass education, health care, relief and social services, camp infrastructure and improvement, microfinance and emergency assistance, including in times of armed conflict. Human Development … [Read more...] about United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East
The United Nations Environment Programme is the leading global environmental authority that sets the global environmental agenda, promotes the coherent implementation of the environmental dimension of sustainable development within the United Nations system and serves as an authoritative advocate for the global environment. The programmes mission is to provide leadership and encourage partnership in caring for the environment by inspiring, informing, and enabling nations and peoples to improve … [Read more...] about United Nations Environment Programme: Improving the Quality of Life of Future Generation
United Nations Conference on Trade And Development (UNCTAD) is the United Nations body that deals mainly with international trade related issues for development with an objective to assist developing countries, especially the least developed countries, and countries with economies in transition, to integrate beneficially into the global economy. It also seeks to help the international community promote a global partnership for development, increase coherence in global economic policymaking, and … [Read more...] about United Nations Conference on Trade And Development
The United Nations Population Fund also known as United Nations Fund for Population Activities (UNFPA) is the lead UN agency that works with a mission to deliver a world where every pregnancy is wanted, every child’s birth is safe and every young person's potential is fulfilled. UNFPA works in more than 150 countries and territories that are home to the vast majority of the world’s people. The work of UNFPA is based on the premise that all human beings are entitled to equal rights and … [Read more...] about United Nations Population Fund: Working for Women and Young People’s Rights
The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) was established in 1997 through a merger between the United Nations Drug Control Programme and the Centre for International Crime Prevention. It makes every effort to integrate and mainstream the gender perspective, particularly in its projects for the provision of alternative livelihoods, as well as those against human trafficking. UNODC operates in all regions of the world through an extensive network of field offices. Thematic … [Read more...] about United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime: Integrating the Gender Perspective!