UNDP OPENS CALL FOR APPLICATIONS – SMALL GRANTS FOR LOCAL CSOS IN MOLDOVA

Key Information

                 Eligibility:

    •  The applicant may apply if it:
      • is a registered CSO in operation for at least three years;
      • is a CSO located and operating in Cahul and/or Ungheni districts;
      • is not on the Consolidated UN Security Council Sanctions List ;
      • is not being investigated for fraud, corruption, sexual abuse, sexual exploitation or other wrongdoing;
      • has not had funding received from UN Women entirely or partly written off by UN Women;
      • is not currently engaged as an Implementing Partner (IP) or Responsible Party (RP) for UN Women;
      • has not been engaged as an IP/RP for UN Women at any time after 21 November 2019;
      • is not a government entity;
      • is not an UN organization;
      • is not an established CSO with the capacity to be engaged as an Implementing Partner/Responsible Party (an organization could be a Responsible Party if at the moment it has the internal capacity well developed and all the mandatory policies in place: anti-fraud policy; Sexual Exploitation and Abuse (SEA) policy; Internal control framework; procurement policy);
      • has sufficient capacity to collaborate with various stakeholders: public, private and/or development partners (implemented at least 3 projects or initiatives);
      • has sufficient financial stewardship, including having adequate financial policies and procedures in place to manage the small grant (has a minimum capacity to manage financial resources);
      • past performance has been deemed satisfactory by UN Women (if it has received small grants previously or been engaged as an IP/RP before 21 November 2019).
      • is committed to work on advocacy for gender equality, preventing violence against women and gender-based violence.
      • agrees to actively engage in mentoring programmes of UN Women (preliminary planned for June 2021–February 2022) on gender equality and women human rights in order to become vocal advocates for gender equality and ending violence against women and children in the district/region.
  • Funding amount: $5000 to $10,000
  • Type of funding: Programmatic
  • Target countries: Moldova
  • Application languages: English

 

 

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Learn more and apply here.