DFID’s Development Innovation Fund: An Opportunity for Small NGOs

For those small NGOs who think that it is impossible to access funding from international bilateral agencies, here is something that can change their mind. The UK’s Department for International Development (DFID) has launched the Development Innovation Fund (DIF) specially “aimed at community based organisations involved in providing specific small scale, one-off support that directly targets poverty in the developing world and includes a significant development awareness component in the UK.” … [Read more...]

Small, Medium and Large Grants under the UK’s International Health Links Funding Scheme

The British Council and the Tropical Health and Education Trust (THET) have jointly launched the International Health Links Funding Scheme (IHLFS) with the funding support of the UK Department for International Development (DFID) and the Department of Health. The scheme will be implemented through a partnership, referred to as Health Link, between health institutions in the developing country and UK. The purpose of the scheme is to “strengthen the capacity of health services in developing … [Read more...]