Entrepreneurs - ONG - StartUp

UN Women announces Call for Proposals for “Empowering Youth for Peaceful Tajikistan” Project

UN Women announces Call for Proposals for “Empowering Youth for Peaceful Tajikistan” Project

Deadline: 1-Feb-21

UN Women Programme Office in Tajikistan plans to engage Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) as Responsible Party for the implementation of activities that contribute to the empowerment of adolescents and young people, both men and women, to equally participate in political, social and economic life and more resilient to violent narratives that play on multiple grievances including injustice, socio-economic exclusion, limited access to decision makers and a lack of belonging.

Download Ebooks on How to Raise Funds and more!

Sample Proposals

Deadline-Free Grants

Grants Map

Deadline Calendar

Unlimited Donor Search Power

Specific Grant Alerts in Your Email Inbox

The Premium Grants Database

Early Grant Information for NGOs

The United Nations of Tajikistan in cooperation with the Government of Tajikistan is implementing the “Empowering youth for a peaceful Tajikistan” project. The project is financed by the UN Secretary-General’s Peacebuilding Fund and implemented by 3 UN Agencies in Tajikistan: UNDP, UNICEF and UN Women. The project aims to increase the resilience of Tajikistan’s young people to violent narratives in areas where risks of violent extremism are exacerbated by vulnerability to extreme poverty and outward migration dynamics, through endowing them with capacities, skills and competencies that open socio-economic opportunities, enable them to participate in political life, and enhance their community participation, sense of belonging and confidence in government.

The project is timely, as risks of exclusion in the country are increasing due to persistent economic hardship, social, economic and political exclusion of young people and especially women, and the erosion of social cohesion due to changing identities and shifting social norms. The project will define effective models of prevention work for the scale-up and policy and will catalyze both policy implementation in the country as well as international attention to this problem with a strong focus on inclusion. The project is innovative, as it introduces a new type of programming around the prevention of violent extremism risks with a focus on youth development and participation. First, the project relies on multi-dimensional and comprehensive responses that focuses on addressing root causes, with a long-term look, as opposed to short-term and securitized approaches. Secondly, the project does not see young people as troublemakers or victims but aims to build trust in them and empower them. Third, the project has a strong focus on strengthening gender equality and women’s empowerment through introducing new approaches and perspectives, which has been missing from these types of programmes in the country. In this sense, the project aims to catalyze further funding and interest.

Funding Information

Climate Fund to alleviate energy poverty in Developing Countries

This Request for Applications is open to strengthening the Economic Development Efforts

Grants for African CSOs to implement activities in SGBV, SRHR, HP, and VAWG

Small Research Grants for the improvement of education

This grant-making trust inviting Charities to help Socially Disadvantaged Groups during COVID-19

Support available for NGOs working on social innovation, inclusiveness and sustainability

Advocacy grants to strengthen the voice of communities and grassroots activists

USD $250,000 to $2 million funding available for each selected partner to address Covid-19 impact in select countries

Funding provided through capital support for community development projects

Endowment Funding of € 25,000 for young people fighting for freedom

Small Grant Fund for protecting endangered animal species

Grant program for transforming women’s lives for hard to fund projects

Seed Funding for Youth-led Organisations: Invitation to Submit Proposals

Grant Opportunity to mitigate the impact of COVID-19 and Future Pandemics

Submit Inspiring Projects that drive Long-term Economic, Social, and Environmental Sustainability

The budget range for this proposal should fall between a minimum amount of TJS 1,500, 000 and a maximum amount of TJS 2,000,000.
The proposals are expected to cover a period of minimum 3 months with a possible 6-month extension with budget and activities adjusted to new timeframe.

Technical/functional competencies required;

The Call for Responsible Partners is open to registered CSOs working in Tajikistan. Applications are encouraged particularly from women’s and human rights organizations which focus on:
Evidence-based programming, building on lessons learned and recommended practices, to ensure optimal results and use of resources;
Human rights-based and gender-responsive approaches that place first priority on promoting, protecting and fulfilling the human rights of women and girls as well as strengthening institutional capacities at local levels to eliminate all forms of discrimination against women;
Focus on disadvantaged groups, including those living in poverty or otherwise especially excluded, and ensuring responsiveness to diversity;
Coordination and multi-sectorial partnerships, including among government organizations, nongovernmental organizations, women’s and other civil society groups;
Commitment to sharing knowledge, by documenting, evaluating and disseminating results, and working with UN Women staff in the process;
Priority placed on sustainability of results;
Communication and visibility in line with the programme communication strategy, which will be defined at the stage of project proposal finalization.
Other competencies, which while not required, can be an asset for the performance of services

How to Plan and Prepare the Budget for a USAID Project Proposal

The fundsforNGOs Guide for NGOs on Corporate Social Responsibility

Top Upcoming Grants for NGOs in 2021 (South Africa)

How to assess Your NGO using the USAID’s Organizational Capacity Assessment (OCA) Tool

Top Upcoming Grants for NGOs in 2021 (Uganda)

Top Upcoming Grants for NGOs in 2021 (Nigeria)

Top Upcoming Grants for NGOs in 2021 (Kenya)

The Best Upcoming Global Grant Opportunities for NGOs in 2021

Top Upcoming Grants for NGOs in 2021 (India)

How to Write Proposals under Tight Deadlines

Monthly or One-time Gifts: What should Charity Organisations promote and Why?

Developing Ethical Screening Guidelines for your NGO for receiving CSR Funds

How to develop an effective brochure for corporate donors?

How can NGOs use Corporate Volunteering as a source of fundraising?

A Practical Toolkit on Successful Grant Writing Skills: A Workbook for Development Professionals

Transformation of inequitable gender norms and power disparities between women and men, and empowerment of women and girls to thrive as equals;
Holistic responses that address women and girls’ inter-related rights and needs, including safety, access to healthcare, education and economic security.
For more information, visit https://www.unwomen.org/en/about-us/programme-implementation/2021/01/unw-eca-tjk-cfp-2021-001

Laisser un commentaire