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Deadline: 15 April 2016 The U.S. Department of State Bureau of East Asia Pacific Affairs (EAP) is seeking applications from organizations for its small environmental awards to support local and regional small-scale environmental projects. These awards are funded through EAP regional foreign assistance monies, and managed by the OES Regional Environment, Science, Technology and Health. …

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In the framework of the Pan African Programme, a call for proposals  “Engaging civil society in Pan-African issues” has been launched in the amount of 20 m€.  The global objective of this call for proposals is to improve the contribution of civil society organisations to continental decision-making and policy-making processes in Africa, in particular in …

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Deadline: 20 April 2016 The IBM Health Corps is currently seeking proposals from the health organizations across the world, contributing the time and expertise of teams of IBM experts for three weeks on the ground. IBM Health Corps teams use IBM cognitive tools and analytics to help partner organizations expand health access and services and …

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Deadline: 1 June 2016 Do you know a green entrepreneur with a promising business plan, or do you own a sustainable start-up yourself? If yes then apply for the 10th edition of the Postcode Lottery Green Challenge 2016. The Postcode Lottery Green Challenge is the world’s largest competition in the field of sustainable entrepreneurship. Prize …

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Applications to be submitted before April 2016 Making All Voices Count (MAVC) is currently inviting applications for its Joint Initiative to Support Civil Society Groups. MAVC is a global initiative that supports innovative and tech-focused approaches to addressing governance issues. Objectives With this call, MAVC is seeking innovative civil society-led projects that can contribute to: …

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By Dr Saumya Arora NGOs are now focusing on donor acquisition strategies, along with resource mobilization and fundraising strategies. But research tells us that the donor retention rates are poor in most cases, at a mere 25%. This means that out of 4 new donors acquired; only 1 continues to be associated with the cause …

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By Dr Saumya Arora What is a network and what is networking? As a noun, network means ‘a group or system of interconnected people or things’, and as a verb, to network means ‘to interact with others to exchange information and develop professional or social contacts’. (Source: online dictionary). Networking is crucial for one’s personal …

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Deadline: 27 March 2016 Are you an entrepreneur and an African citizen? Do you have an original business idea? Are you looking forward to meet and network with early stage investors, experienced business professionals and successful entrepreneurs? If yes, then apply for MTN Entrepreneurship Challenge. Jumia is seeking applications from teams for its MTN Entrepreneurship …

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Deadline: 31 March 2016 The U.S Department of State Bureau of Population, Refugees and Migration (PRM) is seeking proposals from NGO’s for its NGO programs benefiting refugees and other vulnerable populations in Afghanistan, Pakistan, and Central Asia. Funding Priorities Proposed activities should primarily support Afghan refugee returnees and internally displaced persons (IDPs) in Afghanistan, Afghan …

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Deadline: 15 April 2016 The Jacobs Foundation is seeking applications from early and mid-career researchers globally for its Research Fellowship Program. The Program aims at improving the development and living conditions of children and youth or contributing to one of the thematic priorities. Fellowships are awarded to the most highly talented and innovative young scholars …

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