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Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) as actors of governance and development - work in the field in the Republic of Mauritius [EuropeAid/165017/DD/ACT/Multi]

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Posted September 4, 2019 from Brazil
Expired on September 29, 2019
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Goal: to enable Civil Society Organizations to engage as actors of governance and development on the Island of Mauritius and/or its Outer Islands (Rodrigues, Agalega, St Brandon).

Lot 1: Actions related to gender equality, women’s and girls’ empowerment and youth inclusion
Objective 1: Women’s participation in decision-making as well as the voice of youth in society is increased
Output 1: Strengthened women’s CSOs capacities and engagement for participation in decision-making and on youth inclusion

Lot 2: Actions addressing climate change adaption and mitigation
Objective 2: Increase the participation of CSOs in tackling climate change and mitigating its adverse effects
Output 2: Strengthened CSOs’ capacities and engagement on climate change mitigation and adaptation

The lead applicant mus be
1. a legal person and
2. non-profit-making and
3. civil society actors or NGO and
4. established in the Republic of Mauritius or a Member State of the EU or of the EEA.

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Grant maximum amount: EUR 600 000.
Applicant organisations must register in PADOR and submit their application in PROSPECT.
Deadline for submission of Concept Note: 30 September 2019 at 12:00 (Brussels time).

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Ana Isabel Paraguay
Sep 04, 2019
Sep 04, 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 then 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.

Jill Langhus
Sep 06, 2019
Sep 06, 2019

Thanks, Ana.