Embassy of United States in Uganda: PEPFAR Community Grants Program to Combat HIV/AIDS

Deadline: 1 September 2016 The Embassy of United States in Uganda is seeking applications from organisations for The President’s Emergency Plan for Aids Relief (PEPFAR) Community Grants Program to Combat HIV/AIDS with an aim to assist communities and local Ugandan grassroots organizations with small-scale development projects to provide care and support to key populations (KP), adolescent girls and young women (AGYW), and orphans and vulnerable children (OVC). Program Priorities for Community … [Read more...]

Embassy of France in South Africa: 2016-2017 SAFe Think Scholarship Programme

Deadline: 21 March 2016 The Embassy of France in South Africa is seeking applications for its 2016-2017 SAFe Think Scholarship Programme to support exceptional students wishing to undertake a Master’s degree at a higher education institution in France. The scholarship program addresses students in the following fields of study: political sciences, international relations, sociology, public affairs, security studies, conflict studies, human rights/humanitarian law and development studies. The … [Read more...]

Embassy of Belgium in Kampala announced Scholarships for the academic year 2013/2014

Deadline- 1st March 2013 The Kingdom of Belgium, in cooperation with The Ministry of Finance, Planning and Economic Development, The Ministry of Health, The Ministry of Education and Sports, The Ministry of Water and Environment is inviting applications for The Belgian scholarship programme for the academic year 2013/2014. Areas to be studied- Primary Health care and PNFP Education and training Environment with particular focus on climate change Eligibility & … [Read more...]

U.S Mission, Pakistan Job : Visa Assistant, FSN-8; FP-6* – Islamabad

Application Deadline : 14 Feb 2013 The U.S. Embassy in Islamabad is seeking an individual for the Visa Assistant position in the Immigrant Visa (IV) division of the Consular Section. This is full time job. Salary : *Not-Ordinarily Resident: US$44,737 p.a. (Starting salary) (Position Grade: FP-6 to be confirmed by Washington) *Ordinarily Resident: Rs.972,477 p.a. (Starting salary) (Position Grade: FSN-8) Qualifications and Experience : Completion of twelve years of … [Read more...]

USAID Pakistan : Development Outreach & Communications Specialist – Karachi

Deadline: 14 Feb 2013 USAID  Pakistan is seeking a Development Outreach & Communications Specialist and invites applications from qualified and deserving candidates. The location of this job will be based d at the US Consulate General in Karachi, Pakistan. Qualification Required Education Completion of a Bachelors degree (fourteen years of education) in journalism, public relations, communications or a related filed is required. Experience  A minimum of five years of … [Read more...]

Czech Embassy Grant Opportunity for Small Local Projects

The Embassy of the Czech Republic in New Delhi has announced a call for proposals as part of its funding for local projects in Bangladesh, Bhutan, Nepal and Sri Lanka in 2013. Small Local Projects (“SLPs”) are the development projects financed by the Government of the Czech Republic, identified by the Embassy of the Czech Republic in New Delhi (hereinafter “Embassy”) and after the approval of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic also administrated by the Embassy. Projects … [Read more...]

Fund for Local Cooperation

Deadline- 16th July 2012 Countries/Region- Cambodia, Lao PDR, Myanmar and Thailand The Embassy of Finland is supporting selected small-scale development projects in the lower Mekong Region through Fund for Local Cooperation (FLC), budgeted at around 120.000 euro annually. The fund is an instrument of the Finnish government to complement its development cooperation efforts and usually available from Finnish embassies to local Civil Society in eligible countries. Following the objectives of … [Read more...]

Kabul Women’s Economic Participation Research Project-U.S. Embassy, Kabul

Deadline- 30 May 2012 This grant will fund one comprehensive study of Afghan women's economic activity throughout the country. The purpose of the study is to create as complete as possible a picture of the totality of Afghan women's work, in the form of: 1. a map identifying key areas of women’s participation throughout the country, 2. a detailed report, and 3. a directory of businesses either owned by Afghan women or employing large numbers of them. Proposals should clearly demonstrate that … [Read more...]

CIDA and its funding programs for NGOs

Moving to another large bilateral agency, the Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA), it used to have a wide presence across the developing world until the year 2009 after which it implemented the Aid Effectiveness Agenda to concentrate 80% of its bilateral resources in 20% of the countries. Nevertheless, it continues to remain one of the largest bilaterals offering aid assistance to NGOs and governments around the world. To know whether your NGO can seek funding from CIDA, it is … [Read more...]

Danida’s Priorities and Programs to support NGOs

The Danish International Development Agency (DANIDA) of the Government of Denmark has an overarching objective of Danish support for civil society is to contribute to the development of a strong, independent and diversified civil society in the developing countries. The website of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark, which hosts the DANIDA, does give enough details about DANIDA’s priorities and programs to support NGOs in developing countries. Yet, again, to find out if your NGO can get … [Read more...]

Irish Aid Fellowships Training Program Opportunity for Ugandan Citizens

Department of Foreign Affairs of Ireland through Embassy in Uganda is seeking applications from eligible candidate in that country for the Irish Aid Fellowships Training Program that is aimed at addressing the specific capacity gaps in Partner institutions within the sectors and crosscutting areas that Irish Aid Uganda is engaged. The targeted sectors include Justice, Law & Order Sector, Education Sector, Local Government, Macroeconomics Private Sector Development & Social Development. … [Read more...]

Embassy of Belgium in Hanoi, Vietnam seeks applications for Bilateral Scholarships 2012-13

Applications are now open for the Belgian Bilateral Scholarships (BBS) program 2012-2013. The program was is an initiative by the Government of Belgium as a cooperation program with the Government of Vietnam to reduce poverty and promote sustainable development and long-term growth in Vietnam. Under this program, outstanding students from Vietnam are offered scholarships to pursue Master studies in Belgium. Belgian Embassy in Hanoi and the Belgian Development Agency (BTC) manage the … [Read more...]

Embassy of Japan in Sri Lanka invites proposals for Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Project

Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Projects (GGP) is the financial assistance scheme offered by the Government of Japan for the development projects being implemented to meet the different needs of the people in developing countries. GGP basically supports the projects conceptualised by different agencies or groups operating at the local level including Non-Government organizations (NGOs) and community based organizations (CBOs). Embassy of Japan in Sri Lanka is currently inviting … [Read more...]

CALL FOR PROPOSALS: U.S.-AZERBAIJAN MEDIA DEVELOPMENT FUND

The Embassy of the United States of America in Azerbaijan seeks innovative proposals in the areas of media training and journalism education. The U.S.-Azerbaijan Media Development Fund seeks to support the strengthening of independent media in Azerbaijan by awarding on competitive basis project grants not to exceed $75,000 to local non-government organizations, educational institutions and/or media organizations. What Type of Projects are Funded? The competition is open to well-developed and … [Read more...]

The Royal Norwegian Embassy Small Project Funding opportunity for promoting development of civil society and democracy in Moldova

The Royal Norwegian Embassy in Chisinau, accredited to the Republic of Moldova, from Bucharest, has announced a new call for proposals in the frame of the Small Project Fund for the Republic of Moldova aimed at promoting the development of civil society, rule of law, democratization and reconciliation, as well as capacity building and the strengthening of institutions in Moldova. Local, national and international authorities and non-governmental organizations in the Republic of Moldova are … [Read more...]

Call for Applications 2011: French Embassy Bursaries for South African MSc and PhD candidates

In order to facilitate the international mobility of South African students and researchers, the French government offers a number of bursaries to South African MSc and PhD candidates, as well as post-doc research grants and internships. The French Embassy bursary programme is currently proposing grants to facilitate international academic and scientific mobility for South African researchers towards French institutions of higher education. The programme offers the opportunity for doctoral … [Read more...]

Applications are invited for the 2011-12 Embassy Policy Specialist Program (Environmental Studies/Public Health) in Ukraine

The US Embassy Policy Specialist Program is currently accepting applications for the placement of Embassy Policy Specialist in Ukraine to research highly contaminated sites across Ukraine and their potential impact on environment and human health. The candidate will work to catalogue the contaminated sites and assess the level of threat to environment and human health. He/she will select a sample of sites for on-site analysis, will analyze the Government of Ukraine’s overall strategy and … [Read more...]

United States Embassy in Ethiopia invites applications for The Fulbright African Research Scholar Program 2012-13

The Public Affairs Section of the Embassy of the United States of America is inviting applications for the Fulbright African Research Scholar Program (ARSP) for the 2012-2013 academic year. 2012-2013 ARSP offers two types of grants: 1) Senior Research Scholar Grants and; 2) Program and Curriculum Grants. The Senior Research Scholar Program offers an opportunity to senior academicians and scholars already having PhD degree (or equivalent) necessary for conducting postdoctoral research and … [Read more...]

Finish Embassy Call for Proposals in Zambia

The Embassy of Finland in Lusaka is inviting Zambian organisations, institutions and companies to submit project proposals to the Fund for Local Cooperation. Projects can be submitted in the following areas: Good governance Promote transparency and accountability in development policies and programmes through anti-corruption efforts and projects enhancing public participation Contribute to improved access to justice and safeguarding of human rights, especially of women and persons with … [Read more...]

US Embassy Local Grants Program in Afghanistan

The U.S. Embassy Kabul Public Affairs Section (PAS) of the U.S. Department of State is pleased to announce funding is available through the embassy’s Public Diplomacy Grants program. 1.            Expand media engagement. 2.            Build communication capacity of the Afghan people and government. 3.            Counter extremist voices that recruit, mislead, and exploit. 4.            Strengthen people-to-people ties to deepen the partnership between communities within Afghanistan and … [Read more...]

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