Call for proposals from World Bank: Emergency Relief Response for Artisanal Mining Communities Impacted by COVID-19 (Deadline- August 07, 2020)

Title: Call for proposals: Emergency Relief Response for Artisanal Mining Communities Impacted by COVID-19
Organisation: The Extractives Global Programmatic Support (EGPS) Trust Fund- World Bank
Theme: Covid-19, Artisanal Mining Communities
Description: Through this call, EGPS aims to provide short-term and medium-term assistance to artisanal mining communities, and their associated value chains, to cope with COVID-19 related impacts. Activities will comprise but not be limited to the following categories: (i) economic; (ii) social; (iii) environmental; and (iv) health and safety. In addition, a small pool of funds is available for research
Eligibility: NGOs from from India can apply for this grant. A letter of recommendation from an organisation known to the World Bank is required if the grantee has never worked with the World Bank before.
Grant Amount: Small grants will be for under $50,000.
Medium grants will be for between $50,000 and $300,000.
Apply by: August 7th by 11:59pm ET
Weblink: World Bank Website 

 

Funding to Fight Against COVID-19 in India- Apply Immediately

Title: Grand Funding to Fight Against COVID-19
Organisation: Multiple Organisations
Theme: Covid-19
Description: COVID-19 GRANT is a grant-style funding programme that supports innovative projects financially and strategically to fight the spread of COVID-19 in India
This mission, backed by the leading folks of the enthusiastic Indian startup community, top VCs and large donor organizations, seeks projects that can address the challenges of COVID-19 at scale and that can be implemented and tested quickly.
Eligibility: NGOs from across India can apply for this grant
Grant Amount: Not specified
Apply by: Apply immediately
Weblink: COVID19grant.in

 

Call for Projects 2021 from SELAVIP- Housing for Poor- Covid-19 (Deadline- June 30, 2020)

Title: Call for Projects 2021 from SELAVIP- Housing for Poor- Covid-19 (Deadline- June 30, 2020)
Organisation: SELAVIP  
Theme: Covid-19; Housing for Poor
Description: SELAVIP is a private foundation that supports housing projects (new housing, land title regularization and water systems) for very poor urban families in the cities of Africa, Asia and Latin America, including the Caribbean. Our focus is on addressing «extreme social emergency» faced by urban groups dwelling in precarious and unsafe conditions and places, or exposed to evictions. Many poor families cannot dream of accessing conventional housing programs, this is why SELAVIP wants to offer accessible alternatives to these persons. For the year 2021 and considering the serious humanitarian crisis that the COVID 19 pandemic will leave, we hope to receive innovative proposals that primarily address critical problems of sustainable housing and sanitation, to support with economic resources those who propose an effective improvement in the quality of life of the poorest of the poor.
Eligibility: NGOs from India can apply for this grant
Grant Amount: Maximum amount per Project is USD 72,000
Apply by: June 30, 2020
Weblink: https://www.selavip.org/en/news/call-projects-2021

Call for proposal- Global youth take action- from Youth for Water and Climate (Deadline- June 07, 2020)

Title: Global youth take action
Organisation: Youth for Water and Climate
Theme: Covid-19; Water & health, water & agriculture, water-related risks, and water sharing
Description: This call for proposal has been designed to identify, encourage, and support youth engagement related to water management and climate change adaptation in the current global pandemic context. More specifically this call for proposals aims to support initiatives regarding water & health, water & agriculture, water-related risks, and water sharing
Eligibility: The project must be conceived, led and implemented by youth aged between 18 and 35; - Youth participation must be included across all aspects of the project. - Projects must have a direct local impact on vulnerable communities; - Can be a new or ongoing project
Grant Amount: Upto Euro 3500 per project
Apply by: June 07, 2020
Weblink: https://youthwaterclimate.org/call-for-poposals/global-youth-take-action/

Call for Application from UNCDF: Inclusive Innovations for driving financial health of Low- and Moderate-Income Segments and Small Business (Deadline- August 30, 2020)

Title: Call for Application: Inclusive Innovations for driving financial health of Low- and Moderate-Income Segments and Small Business
Organisation: UN Capital Development Fund (UNCDF)
Theme: Inclusive Innovations for driving financial health
Description: The United Nations Capital Development Fund (UNCDF) supports the development of new use-cases, products or business models that could drive outcomes around financial health/financial resilience that can be digitally enabled for segments currently left behind, such as smallholder farmers, women, youth, migrants, informal and formal workers, micro enterprises and other vulnerable segments in the low- and moderate-income groups across markets in Asia Region, that includes Malaysia, China, India, Nepal, Myanmar, Bangladesh, Indonesia, and the Philippines.
Eligibility: UNDF invites banks, financial intermediaries, microfinance institutions, insurance companies technology companies and other firms registered anywhere across the globe to apply and those willing to enter or already on ground in one of the above markets with a solution that is focused on driving financial health of any low and moderate income segment (includes small business).
Grant Amount: Range from 50,000 to 250,000 USD
Apply by: August 30, 2020
Weblink: UNCDF Website