CIVICUS Solidarity Fund

Call For Applications: CIVICUS Solidarity Fund 2019

A central tenet of membership in the CIVICUS alliance is belonging to a global movement that stands in solidarity. In this spirit, the alliance is launching the first cycle of the CIVICUS Solidarity Fund (CSF), a member-led and member-resourced mechanism that makes provision for both flexible and rapid response funds. The framework for the CSF was approved…

Google News Initiative

Apply: Google News Initiative Innovation Challenge (Up To 150,000 USD)

As part of this program, the Google News Initiative (GNI) will fund a set of projects from around the world that meet specified criteria, with the intent of producing learning and thought leadership to share with the wider industry. We are proud to launch the GNI’s first Innovation Challenge in the Middle East, Africa &…

United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC)

UNAOC Youth Solidarity Fund 2019

The Youth Solidarity Fund (YSF) supports youth-led organizations that foster peaceful and inclusive societies. Seed funding is given to projects, for and by young people, that demonstrate innovative and effective approaches to intercultural or interfaith dialogue. Established in 2008, the Fund responded to calls for action made by youth-led organizations around the world on the importance of…

Africa-China Reporting Project (ACRP) at Wits Journalism

Call For Applications: Reporting Grants and Workshop on Digital Identity, Data & Technology in Africa 2019

The Africa-China Reporting Project (ACRP or the Project) at Wits Journalism, with support from Omidyar Network, are inviting all journalists to submit proposals for reporting grants and workshop participation to investigate issues related to digital identification, data privacy, and technology in Africa. The Project will provide reporting grants of up to US$1,000 to successful applicants, who will also…

Learning Partners for Global Partnership For Education (GPE) Knowledge and Innovation Exchange (KIX)

Call for expressions of interest: Learning Partners for GPE’s Knowledge and Innovation Exchange (KIX)

The Global Partnership for Education (GPE) and the International Development Research Centre (IDRC) are accepting proposals for Knowledge and Innovation Exchange (KIX) Global Grants from individual organizations or groups of organizations for multi-region, multi-country projects that aim to develop, test, and apply ways to scale innovations that address key education issues. The goal of KIX global…

CIVICUS Webinar on How to Resource Youth-Led Movements

CIVICUS Webinar on How to Resource Youth-Led Movements

Do you want to explore the trends, challenges & opportunities for resourcing youth-led civil society action? Join CIVICUS webinar on  “How to Resource Youth-Led Movements in the 21st Century”! Date: June 26, 12:30 GMT Let’s explore the resourcing trends and challenges faced by youth-led civil society movements and groups, as well as potential opportunities, best practices…

2019 CIVICUS SPEAK Champions

Call For Applications: CIVICUS SPEAK Champions 2019

This year, SPEAK! will culminate in 24 hours of global action from 20-21 September and, in an exciting development,CIVICUS is looking for Regional Champions to help bring the campaign to life! SPEAK! Champions will lead the campaign in their communities, engaging at least 3 other organisations to hold events or collaborate on a joint event. They will also be the key point of contact with…

A.J. Muste Memorial Institute

A.J. Muste Memorial Institute International Non-Violent Training Fund 2019

The A.J. Muste Memorial Institute funds projects which promote the principles and practice of nonviolent social change through grant-making programs including the International Nonviolence Training Fund (INTF). The INTF was created in 1994 by a group of concerned donors with the aim of specifically supporting nonviolence trainings which prepare participants for specific nonviolent actions or…

National Endowment For Democracy (NED)

National Endowment for Democracy Grants For NGOs 2019 (Up To $50,000)

Each year the National Endowment for Democracy (NED) makes direct grants to hundreds of nongovernmental organizations worldwide working to advance democratic goals and strengthen democratic institutions. Each year, NED makes more than 1,600 grants to support the projects of non-governmental groups abroad who are working for democratic goals in more than 90 countries. Grant amounts…

AU-EU Youth Cooperation Hub

Call for Proposals: AU – EU Youth Hub Support for Civil Society Organisations

Less than a year ago, youth from Africa & Europe developed new ideas on six topics, essential to the AU-EU Partnership. The outcome (AU-EU Youth Declaration and Agenda) was presented at the 5th AU-EU Summit in Abidjan. The AU-EU Youth Cooperation Hub, launched in October 2018, is about turning some of those ideas into reality;…