The United Nations Trust Fund to End Violence against Women calls for applications for its 21st grant cycle (2017). Civil society organizations are invited to submit grant proposals for a minimum of US$50,000 up to a maximum of US$1 million for a period of three years. The application deadline is 5 December 2017 and associations from Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Palestine, Tunisia, Turkey, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Albania and Montenegro are eligible to participate. The complete Call for Proposals detailing criteria, eligibility requirements and application guidelines are available at: http://grants.unwomen.org/ as well as in the document enclosed below.
With its 21st grants cycle, the UN Trust Fund looks to support organizations that aim at:
(1) Improving access for women and girls to essential, safe and adequate multi-sectoral services to end violence against women and girls;
(2) Increasing effectiveness of legislation, policies, national action plans and accountability systems to prevent and end violence against women and girls; and
(3) Improving prevention of violence against women and girls through changes in knowledge, attitudes and practices.
Make sure that you don’t miss this opportunity!
This platform is part of the Axis 1 "Strengthening the capacities of equality actors" of the Priority Solidarity Fund "Women for the future in the Mediterranean" funded by the French Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs and led by the European Institute of the Mediterranean, in the framework of the project “Developing Women's Empowerment” labelled by the Union for the Mediterranean.