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Aidsfonds grants for advocacy on HIV and SRHR in Mozambique [deadline: 12-Dec-21]

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Posted November 21, 2021 from Brazil
Expired on December 11, 2021
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The Love Alliance aims to improve the sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) of sex workers, people who use drugs, LGBTIQ+ people including people living with HIV in Africa through advocacy at national, global, and regional levels.

The Love Alliance works towards a significant reduction in HIV incidence by influencing policies, organising communities and raising awareness on health rights in ten countries.

The Love Alliance brings together organisations led by the communities which are most affected by HIV and AIDS across Africa.

The Love Alliance is a strategic partnership between the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands, Aidsfonds, UHAI EASHRI, AFE, ISDAO, GALZ, Sisonke, SANPUD and GNP+ which runs from 2021 to 2025.

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This call for proposals is specifically for organisations based in Mozambique who advocate for sexual and reproductive health and rights for key populations.

Eligibility Criteria:
1. Applicant organizations must:
a) be led by members of the following communities: sex workers, LGBTIQ+ people, people who use drugs and young key populations including people living with HIV;
b) be a not-for-profit organization engaged in HIV and Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR) advocacy in Mozambique for at least two years already;
c) be registered with the relevant government department. If your organisation is not registered, you can find a fiscal hosting organisation to support you with the grant;
d) be able to operate at local, provincial or national level.
2. Your application must be completed in Portuguese or in English.

You may also apply as a group of community-led organisations together in a consortium. This can include harm reduction organisations, service providers, universities and other community based organisations etc. In this case you apply with one registered lead organisation and at least one community-led organisation in the consortium.

They specifically encourage organisations working with people who use drugs to apply as well as organisations inclusive of transgender groups, working from a feminist perspective.

What work can be done under this call?
• Key population community-led movement building and advocacy
• Advancing Gender equality
• Empowering young key populations
• Capacity Strengthening.

Activities under the project must take place between 1st April 2022 till 31st December 2023.

Each application can request a minimum of EUR 10,000 to a maximum amount of EUR 100,000 per year.

Apply through the Aidsfonds online platform before the 12th of December 2021, at 23:59 CET.

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Ana Isabel Paraguay
Nov 21, 2021
Nov 21, 2021

Friendly reminders:
1. Find and analyze open and closed grants opportunities 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, letters of recommendation, 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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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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Best regards,

Ana Isabel

Jill Langhus
Nov 22, 2021
Nov 22, 2021

Thanks, Ana.