Request for Proposal from UNDP for Restoration of Livelihoods and Facilitation of Alternate Livelihood Opportunities for 2000 People from Vulnerable Communities in Telangana (Deadline- June 09, 2020)

Title: Request for Proposal for Restoration of Livelihoods and Facilitation of Alternate Livelihood Opportunities for 2000 People from Vulnerable Communities in Telangana
Organisation: UNDP Country Office - INDIA
Theme: Covid-19; Restoration of Livelihoods and Facilitation of Alternate Livelihood Opportunities
Description: UNDP is seeking the services of a technical support agency to support restoration of livelihoods and facilitation of alternate livelihood opportunities for 2000 people from vulnerable communities in Telangana through provisioning of training on financial literacy and digital marketing, facilitating new market linkages including e-markets and enhancing access to financial incentives and social protection measures as well as facilitating linkages to financial institutions and input supplies. Given the scale of the COVID crisis in India, the focus is on priority states and districts which includes Telangana. COVID response short term support measures are aimed to enable “build back better” and will be implemented in Narayanpet, Jogulamba Gadwal and Yadadri-Bhuvanagiri districts in Telangana.
Eligibility: "Proposals are invited from the institutions/organizations only
Atleast four years of working experience and footprint in Handloom sector especially handwoven handmade textiles, apparel designing, fashion designing and garmenting.
Atleast three years of experience in digital enablement of artisans/entrepreneurs, facilitating forward- backward linkages and market linkages - B2B & B2C including online marketing in handloom and /or non-farm sector."
Grant Amount: Not specified. Expected duration of work is from June 15 to December 25, 2020
Apply by: 09 June, 2020 @ 08:00 AM (New York time)
Weblink: UNDP Website

 

 

Grant Round for Crisis Lines Responding to Covid-19 from Twilio (Deadline- June 05, 2020)

Title: Covid-10 Crisis Line Grant Round
Organisation: Twilio 
Theme: Covid-19
Description: Twilio.org is committing $2 million in grant funding for organizations that operate crisis lines for people impacted by COVID-19. We want to help nonprofits and NGOs build and scale the next generation of crisis support services. If you work on a hotline or helpline that supports people in crisis as a result of COVID-19, Twilio encourage you to apply for a grant.
Eligibility: Twilio accept grant proposals from organizations based anywhere in the world. NGOs from India can apply for this grant
Grant Amount: Up to a maximum of $150,000 for activities covering a period of up to 12 months
Apply by: June 05, 2020
Weblink: Twilio' Covid-10 Crisis Line Grant Round

 

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