UNHCR Call for Proposals: ‘Ensuring that no child is born stateless’

Deadline: 1 June 2015

The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) has issued a call for Proposals from high qualified individuals to deliver ‘Good Practices Paper relating to Action 2 of the Global Action Plan: 2014 – 2024 Ensuring that no child is born stateless.’

The objective of this call is to prepare a Good Practices Paper highlighting at least 4 positive examples of countries taking steps to reform their nationality laws to incorporate and implement safeguards to prevent statelessness among children born in their territories, foundlings as well as children born to nationals abroad.

This project will entail the following activities by the consultant:

  • In collaboration with UNHCR, identification of 4 good practice examples of States which have taken action to include and implement safeguards to prevent childhood statelessness in their nationality laws.
  • Desk review of the selected examples, including UNHCR materials, studies, media reports etc.
  • Interviews with UNHCR offices and external actors who played a role in achieving the reforms.
  • Preparation of a detailed outline of the Good Practices Paper.
  • Preparation of a draft of the Good Practices Paper, according to the template provided by UNHCR.
  • Preparation of the final version of the Good Practices Paper based on consultation with UNHCR.

The consultancy is product-based. USD 10,000 will be paid, including USD 5,000 upon delivery of the draft Paper and the remainder upon delivery of the final version.

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  1. Hallo.

    Has just seen the
    UNHCR Call for Proposals: ‘Ensuring that no child is born stateless’
    Posted on April 26, 2015 by funds for ngos •Deadline: 1 June 2015, we are running a Kenyan local NGO called Support Community in Democracy Alliance (SCODA), it is late already is there any other opportunity.

  2. Edward A. Magingi says:

    I’m in Tanzania and I appreciate your help due to your contribution on reduction of poverty. We do have our NGO based on provision of reproductive health and we need your help on how to get fund to meet targeted goals.

  3. antoninah kiptoo says:

    I am a student at Kenyatta University main located along Thika road in Kenya,I am taking statistics and programing ,I am looking for an internship within Nairobi so as to gain experience in my field of study,

  4. WYCLIFFEE SIMIYU MUSAWA says:

    Thank you very much for good work.
    I would like to request you to help my organization so that we may reach many people around us. This is MWANGAZA community based organisation in Bungoma county Kanduyi constituency East Sangalo word. We formed this organization due to challenges that face the community that we come from, but we have lucked funds to reach as many people as possible. We need your help.

  5. BANGI AWENFTY DIVINI says:

    Thanks so much for being so sensitive to the plight of vulnerable children in the world. God bless you. I am in Ghana where we also have the challenge of street children. I Run a research firm focusing on the poor in Africa. how do i submit the proposal???????
    reply in through my mail
    thanks

  6. winnie bwambale says:

    hello donors:
    well done to the improvements that you are forcusing on children globaly however i have got a challeng to get to the donnor page.
    we are a group in East Afrca the country of Uganda where many children have been abandoned by there parents and they ary in groups such as disabled, non disabled, early pregnant morthers, and the elderly.
    our group is named as UGANDA CHARITABLE HOME FOR THE VULNERABLE CHILDREN, WOMEN, YOUTH, ORPHANS AND THE ELDERLY ORGANIZETION which need your attetion and help.

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