• Description
  • Programmes
  • Contact

Sectors: Citizenship, Humanitarian, Local development, Social Affairs

Beneficiaries: Development NGOs, International Organisation, Local and Regional authorities, Non-profit organisations

Regions: Asia, European Economic Area, European Union

Category: Call for proposals

References:

To view this information, please connect.

Additional info regions:

Eligible country in Asia: India

Amount:

To view this information, please connect.

Linkedin:

WE funding – DCI – Enhance…
Funds for: Enhancing Indian CSO’s capacities to contribute governance and development process in India
Main beneficiaries: NGOs, CSOs

Responsible: European Commission

Useful:

To view this information, please connect.

Contact:

To view this information, please connect.

Advice:

To view this information, please connect.

Amorce:

Funds for: Enhancing Indian CSO’s capacities to contribute governance and development process in India
Main beneficiaries: NGOs, CSOs

Priorities and funded actions:

Objectives
* Strengthen the ability of Indian civil society and its organisations to perform their role as independent agents of change, implementing actions that bring transformative change into the lives of women and girls;
* Impact the lives of vulnerable women and girls by building capacities of CSOs in India to scale up their work, through partnership and engagement with social enterprises, private sector, cooperatives and social businesses

Priorities
* Promote women’s economic and social rights and empowerment;
* Enhance women’s voice and leadership, and participation in social and economic life;
* Promote gender equality so as to improve access to resources and guarantee equal rights;
* Strengthen capacities for undertaking policy dialogue with decision makers to enhance women’s participation;
* Increase Women’s participation in the climate change agenda;
* Promote trilateral cooperation on the above issues through the engagement of Indian CSOs with CSOs in the region and/or in the African continent

Among financed actions
* Capacity building;
* Identification of skills requirements, curricula development as well as training; 
* Awareness-raising activities and campaigns;
* Multimedia activities and campaigns;
* Outreaching to government as well as private sector entities on measures and/or reforms required to improve the conditions for women social and economic empowerment;
* Networking, exchange of best practices and experience and related policy advocacy;
* Setting up collaborative platforms;
* Research activities, data collection, surveys