UN Trust Fund to End Violence against Women- Call for Proposals- Ending and preventing violence against women and girls in the context of COVID-19 Organisation: UN Women (Deadline- Nov 04, 2020)

Title: UN Trust Fund to End Violence against Women- Call for Proposals- Ending and preventing violence against women and girls in the context of COVID-19
Organisation: UN Women
Theme: Violence against women and girls, Covid-19
Country: United States
Description: "The UN Trust Fund to End Violence against Women (UN Trust Fund) is seeking applications from civil society organizations (CSOs) working on the front lines of the COVID-19 response and recovery to address and respond to the growing reports of the rise of violence against women and girls (VAWG) in the context of the current pandemic. The funding will focus on responses to and prevention of violence against women taking into account the intersectional marginalization of women in context of the COVID-19 pandemic, particularly acknowledging the increased risk of violence for some groups including indigenous women, women with disabilities, older women, domestic workers and women without access to technology."
Eligibility: Women-led and women’s rights organizations or Other legally registered civil society organizations that have specialized knowledge, expertise and a track record of working on prevention and/or elimination of violence against women and girls or INGOs that explicitly focus on gender equality only can apply for this grant
Grant Amount: "3-year grants of US $ 50,000 to US $ 150,000 for small civil society organizations
3-year grants of US $150,001 to US $ 1,000,000 for all other CSOs"
Apply by: November 04, 2020
Weblink: UN Women

 

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