Updated Jul 22, 2020

Call for Proposals for Grant Competition on Social Accountability and Citizen Participation Initiatives

Offered by United Nations Development Programme

The objective of the UNDPCall for Proposals onSocial Accountability and Citizen Participation Initiatives to help eligible Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) deliver targeted projects to support citizen participation in local decision-making and advance social accountability in the municipalities located in Imereti, Mtskheta-Mtianeti, Kvemo Kartli,Guria, Samegrelo-Zemo Svaneti and Racha-Lechkhumi-Kvemo Svaneti regions. Priority will be given to the proposals targeting the engagement of women, youth and ethnic minorities in decision-making and creating and enabling environment for effective social accountability. Applicants are encouraged to come up with the initiatives seeking to advance the participation mechanisms defined by law (e.g. general assembly of a settlement; petition; council of civil advisors; participation in the sessions of the municipality Sakrebulo and the sessions of its commission; hearing reports on the work performed by the Mayor of the municipality and by a member of the city council, etc)as well as cooperation with municipalities to engage communities in identifying and addressing current challenges, including Covid-19.
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Aug 10, 2020Deadline
$10,000 - $30,000Amount

Mandatory Requirements

Implemented In:
Focus AreasYouth
Citizen Participation (Democracy, Human Rights, and Governance)
Communication with Communities (Humanitarian Assistance)

To be eligible for this call, an applicant must:

  • Be a non-profit organization (civil society organization, think tanks, independent media, etc.) registered in accordance with the legal requirements and provide organization’s registration certificate, statute and the debt certificate;
  • Have sufficient capacity to execute the proposed application and operating experience of minimum two years;
  • Be established and operating in the target region/municipalities; Have experience of managing at least two similar projects during the last four years.

Application Directions

Applications can be sent electronically by email.


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