Updated Jul 09, 2020

Call for Proposals: Innovative initiatives for food security and nutrition

Offered by Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation

The Global Programme Food Security of the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) is looking for innovative initiatives to contribute to food systems’ improvements and transformative and sustainable impacts on poor people. In order to do so the SDC launches four Calls for Proposals.

To address this problem in a sustainable manner, the Global Programme Food Security of the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) is therefore looking for innovative initiatives. With the help of multi-stakeholder approaches, the following should be achieved:

  • promoting social, technological and organizational innovations,
  • making strategic use of economic incentives,
  • testing new forms of governance,
  • changing individual and collective values and behavior
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Aug 28, 2020Deadline
Up to $955,632Amount

Mandatory Requirements

Implemented In:
RegionLow and Middle Income Countries
Focus AreasInfectious & Vector Diseases (Health)
Democracy, Human Rights, and Governance
Nutrition (Health)

The call for proposals welcomes applications from single organizations, organizations with subcontractors, consortia or alliances of different stakeholder groups. SDC/GPFS is looking for partners with proven experiences and competences in the mentioned fields, demonstrated capacity to develop and implement projects of similar volume and complexity and a good anchoring in and context knowledge on the focus countries. In case of a consortium, the composition of the applicants should ensure complementarity, coherence and competence in all related field.

Application Directions

The proposals have to be submitted by August 28 2020, 24:00 CET latest to the following email address: gpfscallforproposals@eda.admin.ch with the subject: “Human Rights in Food Systems”.


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