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Ireland: Funding Initiative for the United Nations International Day for the Eradication of Poverty

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Posted July 24, 2019 from Brazil
Expired on July 25, 2019
UN International Day for the Eradication of Poverty 17th October logo
UN International Day for the Eradication of Poverty 17th October logo

The Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection is providing funding to support anti-poverty groups to organise local, regional or national activities to promote awareness of the UN International Day for the Eradication of Poverty and to mark this day in 2019.

Celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child, the United Nations theme for 17 October, 2019 is “Acting together to empower children, their families and communities to end poverty.”

This funding is open to anti-poverty organisations and groups working with people experiencing poverty at national or local level in the Republic of Ireland.

The maximum amount of funding which can be awarded to any one project is up to €3,000.00, with a limitation of only one proposal per organisation under this initiative.

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The annual UN Intl Day for the Eradication of Poverty (UN Day) 17 October is a day to express friendship and solidarity with people who have to live with poverty and social exclusion every day of the year in Ireland, Europe and around the world. Source: http://www.welfare.ie/en/Pages/UN_Event.aspx

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Leonard John
Jul 25
Jul 25

Thanks for sharing Ana!

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Jul 25
Jul 25

Welcome!

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Aug 12
Aug 12

Friendly reminders:
1. Study similar calls (open and closed ones) that interest you to discover what they have in common and how you can think ahead/plan to apply;
2. Prepare/update paperwork (certificates and atests usually required from an organization like yours);
3. Write (baby steps...!) and discuss a project draft - to validate the priorities within your group and to train your grant writing skills.
4. Do not wait to find a call and then start writing your oroposal/project. Start now!!!
5. Visit the World Pulse website >>> My Pulse >>> Resources and use its filters (right upper corner) to find what really suits you.
6; Share the opportunities that may not apply to you but can interest others.
7. Spread the word about your failures and achievements in grant requests - tell these stories too. They will enlighten and inspire the sisterhood.