WOMEN2030 SUB-GRANTS – BURKINA FASO, TOGO, CAMEROUN AND TUNISIA

 

1. Background

Women Environmental Programme calls for applications from Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) to support the implementation of activities under her European Union (EU)-supported project titled: Women CSOs networking to realize the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), also known as women2030.

The overall objective of this project is to build capacity of women’s and gender civil society organizations to advance local, national and regional gender-responsive sustainable development policies (2030 Agenda & climate), through participation in policy development and monitoring, mobilizing citizen’s support and demonstrating best practices.

2. Areas of work

The CSOs are to use this sub-grants to design and implement initiatives that will contribute to the realization of the SDGs. The initiatives should be designed using one or a combination of the following categories:

  • Participatory community activities for gender equality and/or sustainable development
  • Policy monitoring, dialoging with policy makers
  • Educational and awareness raising activities on gender and/or sustainable development
  • Networking, information and communication, movement building
  • Demonstrating equitable and sustainable solutions and services
  • Gender specific trainings and monitoring, women leadership trainings
  • Tracking SDG/climate policies and budgets (gender responsive budgets and audits)
  • Social media campaign and mainstream media activities

Note: Initiatives whose primary focus is only awareness raising and workshops will not be accepted. Priority will be given to initiatives that aims to influence policies in favour of women, demonstrate sustainable solution and services and ensure gender responsive budgets where women’s needs are integrated.

3. Eligibility

  • CSOs can be women’s and feminist organizations, or other Civil Society Organizations which aim to ensure gender equality and women’s empowerment in their work
  • CSOs must have participated in the National Training on Gender and SDGs of the women2030 project.
  • CSOs may be national organizations but must have offices and working in the areas or regions they apply to work in

4. Duration of work

The duration of the initiatives should not exceed 12 months

5. Budget

The maximum amount for each initiative is 1,000 EUR

6. Deadline for submission of applications

The last date for receipt of applications is 28th February, 2019

7. Language of application

The language of this application should be English or French.

8. Proposals’ evaluation

An Independent Evaluation Committee will be set up by WEP to evaluate and shortlist the most eligible applications. Successful applicants shall receive feedback from WEP before 31st March 2019.

9. Eligible countries

Applications for this sub-grants are received only from the following countries: Burkina Faso, Togo, Cameroun and Tunisia

10. How to Apply

Applications must respond to the areas of the assignment or will be rejected.

All applications should be submitted in MS word format with the following attachments – certificate of registration, letter of reference and summary of activities carried out.

Application should not be more than 5 pages (excluding attachments).

Completed applications should be sent to info@wepnigeria.net with copy to  wep2002@hotmail.com not later than the deadline stated above.

The subject line of the email should be – women2030 sub-grants application (country).

Organizations who meet the above criteria should  APPLY HERE