USAID’s Biodiversity APS in South Sudan: Strengthening Livelihoods & Resilience to Shocks

Deadline: 23 May 2016

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is seeking applications from qualified organizations for its Biodiversity Annual Program Statement (APS) in South Sudan in order to build foundations for conservation, anti-trafficking, land and natural resource management, conflict mitigation, and security, and will enhance women and youth with livelihoods and economic opportunities, through fishing, vegetable gardening and small scale microenterprise activities to disengage them from wildlife poaching.

Objectives

  • Promote recovery with resilience by facilitating community-led response, delivering critical services and strengthening livelihoods and resilience to shocks.
  • Enable peace and reconciliation through support to an inclusive peace process, strengthening inter- and intra-communal relations and reconciliation, and improving mechanisms for conflict management.

Award Information

  • USAID anticipates that approximately $23M may be available to support the overall program
  • The anticipated period of performance for each award may vary, but will not exceed a period of 5 years.

Eligibility Criteria

  • All U.S. and non-U.S., nonprofit or for-profit NGOs, or Public International Organizations or international organizations (PIO or IO), may participate.
  • USAID strongly encourages submissions from new and varied partners.
  • Applicants are encouraged to contribute resources from their own private or local sources for the implementation of this program, where feasible.

How to Apply

Applicants must submit their application forms electronically at the address given on the website.

For more information, please visit Biodiversity Annual Program Statement.

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