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Food, Nutrition Security, and Water in Iraq - Call for Proposals (CFP) number OKP-IRA-30005

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Posted August 17, 2019 from Brazil
Expired on September 16, 2019
Nuffic is the Dutch organisation for internationalisation in education, an independent, non-profit organisation based in The Hague
Nuffic is the Dutch organisation for internationalisation in education, an independent, non-profit organisation based in The Hague

Proposed projects must contribute to Food and Nutrition Security (FNS) and efficient water management for climate smart agriculture (SDG 2 and SDG 6) and to increased employment opportunities for Iraqi youth (SDG 8) through its long-term impacts
b) Increase in water efficiency in agriculture
c) Growth in smart agriculture
d) Ecologically sustainable food systems.

These medium-term impacts are also expected
> Education system (TVET/HE) of good quality, relevant and accessible (SDG 4)
> Partnerships between persons and organisations are inclusive and sustainable (SDG 17)
> Organisations key to (sectoral) inclusive development of partner countries are strengthened by inflow of enhanced workforce.

Applications must be submitted by a Dutch institution for secondary vocational or higher vocational or academic education, or a knowledge institution or organisation in countries specified in the call, potentially on behalf of their consortia.

Maximum grat request EUR 1,100,000.

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Proposed projects must: 1) be a collaboration between a Dutch and a country partner, on behalf of their consortia; 2) have a minimum duration of 1 year/maximum duration of 4 years,

Application deadline: Sep 17, 2019 at 11.00 am CEST

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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 QuiƱones-Axalan
Aug 18, 2019
Aug 18, 2019

Thank you for sharing, Ana!