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The Global Agriculture and Food Security Program (GAFSP) Special Call for Proposals for Fragile and Conflict Affected Countries

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Posted August 16, 2019 from Brazil
Expired on September 9, 2019
Global Agriculture and Food Security Program (GAFSP) logo
Global Agriculture and Food Security Program (GAFSP) logo

1. resources are being used to help finance strategic programs in low-income countries (LICs) to alleviate poverty, improve rural incomes, and improve food and nutrition security
2. projects focus on country-led investments in one or more of the five GAFSP components: raising agricultural productivity, linking farmers to markets, reducing risk and vulnerability, improving non-farm rural livelihoods, and technical assistance, institution-building, and capacity strengthening
3. aims to improve the income and food security of poor people in developing countries through more and better public and private sector investment in the agriculture and rural sectors that is country-owned.

Eligible Countries:
Afghanistan, Burundi, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Congo DR, Cote d Ivoire, Djibouti, Gambia, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, Kiribati, Kosovo, Liberia, Mali, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Mozambique, Myanmar, Solomon Islands, South Sudan, Togo, Tuvalu, Yemen.

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Eligibility: limited to countries that are fragile and conflict-affected as determined by the World Bank Group that are also IDA-only and not in non-accrual status.

Deadline: September 10, 2019 at 11:59pm, Washington, D.C. time

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Karen QuiƱones-Axalan
Aug 17, 2019
Aug 17, 2019

Thank you for sharing this opportunity, Hannah!

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Aug 17, 2019
Aug 17, 2019

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 = increase your chances of success!
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 may really suit 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; yes, tell these storiies too... - they will enlighten and inspire your network.