Deadline: 13 May 2016 European Commission is seeking proposals from organisations for a programme entitled "Engaging civil society in Pan-African issues" with an aim to improve the contribution of civil society organisations to continental decision- and policy making processes in Africa, particularly in the areas of Good Governance, Democracy, Human Rights, Peace and Security and Women's rights. Objectives To increase CSOs’ ability to contribute to a more effective implementation and … [Read more...] about European Commission: Engaging Civil Society in Pan-African Issues
Deadline: 29 April 2016 Nominations are open for L’Oréal Paris Women of Worth awards with an aim to recognize an inspiring women igniting social change on a local, national or global level. L’Oréal Paris launched the Women of Worth program in 2006 to empower and support women. It honors and awards women who are actively making a positive difference in their communities. It recognizes the achievements of real women who embody the spirit of the L’Oréal brand women who possess self-confidence … [Read more...] about Nominations Open for L’Oréal Paris Women of Worth Awards!
Deadline: 24 May 2016 European Commission is seeking applications from the organisations to strengthen the civil society organization’s and media's capacity all over the Kyrgyz Republic to effectively participate in the decision making process and monitor the implementation of public policies across the country, at municipal, regional and national level. This program is to assist in strengthening the respect of the Rule of Law in the Kyrgyz Republic by promoting transparency and accountability … [Read more...] about European Commission: Strengthening Civil Society Organization’s and Media’s Capacity in Kyrgyz Republic
Deadline: 17 October 2016 The Office of Assistance Coordination’s Middle East Partnership Initiative (MEPI) Program is seeking single-country proposals for its Local Grants Program with an aim to serve as MEPI’s most direct means of supporting organizations and individuals in the Middle East and North Africa. The Middle East Partnership Initiative Program offers assistance to groups and individuals striving to bring constructive, peaceful and positive change to the Middle East and North … [Read more...] about MEPI Local Grants Program to Support Organisations and Individuals!
Deadline: 15 December 2016 Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service is seeking applications for its African Women Public Service Fellowship program which is made possible by a donation from the Oprah Winfrey Foundation and expands the opportunity for African women to prepare for public service in their home countries. As fellows at NYU Wagner, African women study in one of two graduate programs: The two-year Master of Public Administration The two-year Master of Urban … [Read more...] about Apply for African Women Public Service Fellowship Program!
Deadline: 26 April 2016 The Department of State’s Middle East Partnership Initiative (MEPI), a program within the Bureau of Near East Affairs Office of Assistance Coordination (NEA/AC) is seeking applications for new projects designed to continue assisting Libya’s transition to a democratic and peaceful nation, improve governance capacity at the national and local level, promote the rule of law, and aid in nurturing a vibrant civil society. MEPI Goals Citizens have the regular … [Read more...] about Department of State’s Middle East Partnership Initiative: Seeking Projects to Support Libya through Political Transition
Deadline: 4 April 2016 The Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs (INL) is seeking applications from qualified Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs), Educational Institutions and other qualified organizations for a grant to implement a program entitled “Demand for Justice” with an aim to increase the demand for justice in Kosovo. The goal of this program is to increase citizen’s demand, access and respect for justice and improvement to the legal education field and … [Read more...] about Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs: Demand for Justice Projects in Kosovo
Deadline: 15 May 2016 The Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia is seeking applications from organisations for its Social Justice Grant Fund Program with an aim to involve and to support those who would benefit from it. Established in 1981 as an outgrowth of the 125th anniversary celebration of the foundation of the Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia, this fund continues to award grants to organizations that address the basic causes of injustice and promote self-help and empowerment. The … [Read more...] about The Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia: Inviting Organisations for Social Justice Grant Fund Program
Deadline: 25 April 2016 The U.S. Department of State Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor (DRL) is seeking applications from organizations for its programs to combat slavery and assist with the reintegration of former slaves in Mauritania, Mali, and Senegal. Proposal Priorities For Mauritania, activities must include, but are not limited to: Addressing descent slavery and the potential loss of citizenship for disenfranchised populations due to the national registration process … [Read more...] about U.S. Department of State Bureau of DRL: Combating Slavery in Mauritania, Mali & Senegal
Deadline: 15 April 2016 The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) in Macedonia is seeking applications from eligible prospective Macedonian organizations to fund a program entitled “Protection of Migrant Human Rights" with an objective to improve the assistance and services provided to migrants/refugees transiting Macedonia with a particular focus on women and youth and to protect their human rights in line with the UNHCR Refugee Convention. In order to respond to the refugee … [Read more...] about USAID/Macedonia: Grants for the Protection of Migrant Human Rights