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European Commission (EC´s Rights, Equality and Citizenship Programme: Call for Proposals to Promote, Protect and Monitor the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (PwD) in Europe

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Posted August 17, 2019 from Brazil
Expired on September 23, 2019
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Objective of thiis call: to promote, protect and monitor the rights of persons with disabilities, to ensure that people with disabilities can fully enjoy their rights.

Proposed activities should meet one or more of the priorities:
1. Supporting the implementation of the priorities of the European Disability Strategy 2010-2020, taking into account both the Progress Report on its implementation and the main results of the public consultation as mentioned above;
2. Contributing to the
a) evaluation process of the European Disability Strategy 2010- 2020
b) reflection on the post-2020 European disability strategic framework
c) study of the EU Disability Card project, its promotion and possible follow up
d) promotion of the involvement of national member organisations in the implementation of the UNCRPD;
3. Supporting the human rights model of disability, including in disability assessment and determination as well as in social protection matters.

Average grant: 400,000 Euro.

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Proposals can only be submitted by organisations having signed a Framework Partnership Agreement with the EC following the 2017 Call for Proposals establishing 4-year Framework Partnership Agreements for the period 2018-2021

Deadline: 24 Sep 2019 at 24:00 CET

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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.

Karen Quiñones-Axalan
Aug 18, 2019
Aug 18, 2019

Thank you for sharing, Ana!