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Grants to Promote Human Rights for Vulnerable Children in Congo DR

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Posted July 9, 2021 from Brazil
Expired on August 3, 2021
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The U.S. Embassy Kinshasa of the U.S. Department of State (DOS) announces this Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) for Promoting Human Rights For Vulnerable Children in Haut-Katanga.

Children can face many challenges in the DRC, including vulnerability to human trafficking, lack of access to education, sexual and gender-based violence, exploitation for labor, recruitment by armed groups, and/or discrimination based on a disability.

Utilize This Offer

A project focused on both promoting the human rights of children and strengthening local support services can reduce human rights abuses and increase child protection in the province of Haut-Katanga.

Eligibility is limited to U.S. Non-profit / non-governmental organizations (NGOs) having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, and overseas-based non-profit / non-governmental organizations.

Period of Performance: 24 months.

Funding Ceiling: $395,000.00 US Dollars.

Applications must be submitted by 11:59PM EDT on August 4, 2021.

For more information, please visit https://cd.usembassy.gov/embassy/grants/

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Ana Isabel Paraguay
Jul 09
Jul 09

Friendly reminders:
1. Find and analyze open and closed calls that interest you. Try to discover:
• what they have in common, and
• how you can think ahead / plan to apply = increase your chances of success!
2. Gather or update paperwork (certificates, attests, statements, resumes, etc.) and information usually required by calls such this one;
3. Write - baby steps... - and discuss a project draft, to validate within your group the priorities of the proposal(s) and to train your grant writing skills as well;
4. Do not wait to find a call and then start writing your proposal / project. Start NOW!
5. Do visit regularly the World Pulse website to make customized searches for grant opportunities. How?
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c) Click on Filters;
d) Click on Resource;
e) Browse the results (opportunities) that will show up, by chronological order of posting;
6. Spread the word about your failures and achievements in grant requests. Yes, tell these stories too... They will enlighten and inspire your network;
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8. Instead of copying this posting in order to share it, please forward the link of this page. Hence more people will get to know World Pulse, this website and/or its Resource section.
Best regards,
Ana Isabel

Jill Langhus
Jul 12
Jul 12

Thanks, Ana. Sounds wonderful.