The CFLI is a program designed to support small-scale, high-impact projects in developing countries, which align with Global Affairs Canada’s thematic priority areas for engagement.
The program is directed at projects conceived and designed predominantly by local partners.
Eligible recipients include: a)) local non-governmental, community and not-for-profit organizations, academic institutions working on local projects; b) international, intergovernmental, multilateral and regional institutions, organizations and agencies working on local development activities; c) municipal, regional or national government institutions or agencies of the recipient country working on local projects; d) Canadian non-governmental and not-for-profit organizations that are working on local development activities.
The average CFLI contribution is C$15,000 to C$30,000 Canadian Dollars.
All projects must be completed between the date of signature of the Contribution Agreement and February 28, 2020.
Utilize This Offer
The majority of CFLI funding is to be directed toward local civil society organizations (including NGOs) and other institutions working at the local level.
The CFLI project application process now also requires a gender-based analysis (GBA).