The Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands is seeking applications for its Small Scale Support Program (SSSP) of the Human Rights Fund 2021.
Through the embassies, contributions are made to strengthen the capacity of local NGOs and to implement their projects.
The Embassy primarily seeks to partner with local organizations working in one of the following areas:
a) Equal rights for women, focused on political participation and prevention of violence against women;
b) Freedom of Religion and Belief;
c) Equal rights for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex people (LGBTI);
d) Freedom of Expression.
Utilize This Offer
Given India’s vast geography, organizations operating in any the states of India can apply.
1) The project must aim to improve / contribute to at least one of the abovementioned focus areas.
2) The applicant should preferably be a local organization, although Dutch and international organizations are, in principle, also eligible for funding.
3) The applicant must fulfill all legal obligations under Indian law, including but not limited to the new regulations under the Foreign Contribution Regulation Act (FCRA). The selected proposals of the local organizations will only be funded if they can furnish a valid FCRA license.
4) Applications can only be submitted in English, and in the required format (application form) provided.
Deadline for submitting project proposals is 15 January 2021 at 2300 hrs IST.
Any requests or proposals received after the deadline will not be considered.
You will receive a response from the Embassy within 8 weeks after the deadline.
For more information, please visit https://www.netherlandsandyou.nl/your-country-and-the-netherlands/india/...