For the purpose of this call, gender-based violence is defined as violence directed against a person because of that person’s gender (including gender identity/expression) or as violence that affects persons of a particular gender disproportionately.
Specific Objective: to prevent and combat all forms of violence against children, young people and women, as well as violence against other groups at risk, in particular groups at risk of violence in close relationships, and to protect victims of such violence (Daphne).
Priority 1. Preventing gender-based violence;
Priority 2. Tackling online violence against women;
Priority 3. Protecting and supporting children, young people and women who are victims and potential victims (including witnesses) of violence;
Priority 4. Preventing, combating and responding to peer violence amongst children.
Activities shall include:
a) Awareness-raising and empowerment activities;
b) Capacity-building and training for professionals;
c) Design and implementation of protocols, development of working methods and tools;
d) Design, implementation and facilitation of access to specialised support services;
e) Exchange of good practices, mutual learning.
Eligibility of the lead applicant (i.e. coordinator) and participants (partners):
> The applicant and the partners must be public bodies or private organisations, duly established in one of the countries participating in the programme, or international organisations.
> Organisations that are profit-oriented may only submit applications in partnership with public bodies or private non-profit organisations.
> Under the REC programme, entities affiliated to a beneficiary and linked third parties are not considered as project participants, unless they are included as partners in the proposal.
Eligibility of the application:
> The project can be either national or transnational;
> The application must be submitted by a partnership, including at least two organisations (applicant and partner) actively involved in the implementation of the proposed action (unless specified otherwise).
> Applicants and partners shall have stable and sufficient sources of funding to maintain their activity throughout the period for which the grant is awarded and to participate in its funding. Organisations participating in several projects shall have sufficient financial capacity to implement multiple projects. The financial capacity shall consist of a financial viability check performed by the Research Executive Agency (REA) and completed by the Commission.
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Eligible countries: Member States of the European Union, including their overseas departments; Iceland; The Republic of Serbia.
The EU grant requested cannot be lower than EUR 75 000. There is no maximum limit.
The duration of the projects should not exceed 24 months.
Submission Deadline: 01 April 2020 at 17:00:00 Brussels time.
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