Funding Opportunity: ATTI support for projects that use technology to promote transparency and accountability in Africa

Africa Technology and Transparency Initiative (ATTI) seeks Letters of Inquiry (LOIs) followed by Full Proposal (from selected applicants) from  organizations that use technology as an essential component for providing people with access to credible information about government actions and influence in Africa. Organizations that can look forward to the funding from ATTI can be the ones that are looking for support towards the development of technology platforms used in promoting transparency and … [Read more...]

Australia-Indonesia Institute (AII) invites applications from Australian and Indonesian organizations for Project Funding Round

The Australia-Indonesia Institute (AII) was established by the Australian Government in 1989 to contribute to a more broadly based and enduring relationship between Australia and Indonesia. AII invites applications from Indonesia and Australia participants with project proposals that can be helpful in promoting greater mutual understanding, contact and exchange between the people of both countries. The Institute supports programs to enhance relations between the two countries in the areas of … [Read more...]

The sixth round of funding now open to apply for the Tsunami Regional Trust Fund

The United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP) had established the Tsunami Regional Trust Fund in 2005 in response to the destructive Indian Ocean Tsunami which occurred in December 2004. The Fund is the outcome fo the need for an effective regional disaster preparedness mechanism in the Indian Ocean and Southeast Asia. It works to “contribute to narrowing the capacity gaps in the region and ensure development of an integrated regional early warning system … [Read more...]

More Information: EC Call for Proposals against Child Labour

The minimum amount of the grant request is EUR 250,000 and the maximum amount is EUR 1,000,000. The European Commission will fund up to 80% of the total costs of the project and the remaining has to be financed from other sources of funding. However, in exceptional cases, it can also fund more than 80% of the project costs or even providing full funding to the project provided that there is sufficient justification from the applicant. This is a restricted call for proposals which means that all … [Read more...]

More information for the EIDHR “Support to Human Rights Defenders” call for proposals 2010

The main beneficiaries of the EIDHR "Support to Human Rights Defenders" call for proposals 2010 should be human rights defenders and their families. Expected results can include "increased financial, material and other forms of support available to human rights defenders, both to respond to situations of urgent need and to contribute to their work in the longer-term; timely and responsive mechanisms and capacities to provide protection to defenders at risk; increased awareness of the need of and … [Read more...]

DFID Development Innovation Fund’s Grant Application Form simplified

Latest info: DFID is no longer accepting applications under the Development Innovation Fund. Small and medium-sized NGOs and CBOs can access funding opportunities from UK Department for Intenational Development's (DFID) new grant launched this year called the "Development Innovation Fund" (DIF). The Fund has been set up to support only small organizations in developing countries, which means there will be no competition from big NGOs. Besides, it is willing to provide 100% funding support to … [Read more...]

Taiwan Foundation for Democracy

The Taiwan Foundation for Democracy (TFD) works to strengthen democracy and human rights in Taiwan. It is the first national democracy assistance foundation in Asia and it is based in Taiwan. It is committed to promote democracy in Asia and works with like-minded organizations and individuals. It provides grants internationally to address issues related to its themes of focus. The grants are provided for projects related to advocacy, research, conferences, publications and education … [Read more...]