The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and UN Women is seeking applications for its 2021 Pilot at least one initiative to offer economic reintegration opportunities for women subject to violence among minority women.
The UN Women Country Office in Bill is seeking to engage a CSO or a group of CSOs working on ending VAWG, gender-based discrimination and women’s rights, and/or organizations working on women’s rights issues and economic empowerment of women that will contribute to achieving the following result: Better access to and improved service provision for women from minority and disadvantaged groups.
UNWOMEN plans to engage a civil society organization through current EU-funded project “Ending violence against women in the Western Balkan Countries and Turkey: ‘Implementing Norms, Changing Minds’,“ and invites sealed proposals from qualified proponents for providing the requirements as defined in the UN-WOMEN Terms of Reference.
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This Call for Proposal is open to
registered CSOs working in BiH.
Applications are encouraged particularly from women’s and human rights organizations which demonstrate:
a) Experience in direct assistance to survivors of domestic violence, provision of specialist support services and protection for survivors;
b) Experience in implementing economic empowerment programs for survivors of domestic violence and gender-based violence;
c) Effective collaboration with and / or participation in multi-sectoral teams / coordination bodies for combating domestic violence;
d) Evidence-based programming, building on lessons learned and recommended practices, to ensure optimal results and use of resources;
e) Human rights-based and gender-responsive approaches that place first priority on promoting, protecting and fulfilling the human rights of women and girls as well as strengthening institutional capacities at local levels to eliminate all forms of discrimination against women;
f) Focus on disadvantaged groups, including those living in poverty or otherwise especially excluded, and ensuring responsiveness to diversity;
g) Communication and visibility in line with the program communication strategy, which will be defined at the stage of project proposal finalization.
The budget range for this proposal should be up to BAM 160,000.
The projecy is to last up to 18 months, tentatively from July 2021 – December 2022.
Proposals must be received not later than 23:59 (CET) on 22 April 2021.
For more information, please visit https://procurement-notices.undp.org/view_notice.cfm?notice_id=76574