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Sectors: Human Rights, Justice - Security, Local development, Social Affairs

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

Regions: Worldwide

Category: Call for proposals

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Funds for:  Support and strengthen civil society organizations, democracy activists and human rights defenders in Mongolia
Main beneficiaries: CSOs, NGOs, independent political foundation

Responsible: European Commission

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Funds for: Support and strengthen civil society organizations, democracy activists and human rights defenders working on critical human rights and democracy issues in Mongolia
Main beneficiaries: CSOs, NGOs, independent political foundation

Priorities and funded actions:

Objective
* Support and strengthen civil society organizations, democracy activists and human rights defenders working on critical human rights and democracy issues in Mongolia;

Priorities
* Encourage Mongolian CSOs key actors in the promotion of transparency, accountability and fight against corruption:
– Reinforce domestic accountability at local and national levels and enhancing checks and balances;
– Promote and advocate for a more transparent access to relevant data and information aiming at increasing citizen’s participation in policy processes and oversight of public institutions and public service delivery

* Encourage Mongolian CSOs to contribute to a reinforced protection of Human Rights of vulnerable groups:
– Support vulnerable groups through the adoption of a legal framework and regulations in line with international human rights standards

Among the actions financed
* Advocacy, lobbying and development of strategies by civil society organisations to push for legal reform and to influence policy-making;
* Provide  psychosocial, medical, legal assistance and any other type of support;
* Document and report on cases of human rights violations;
* Monitor and report on the implementation of the international human rights instruments that the country has ratified;
* Support the collection of appropriate information, including statistical and research data, to enable governments to formulate and implement policies;
* Capacity-building through trainings of civil society organisations active in the human rights/democracy field and of human rights defenders;
* Awareness-raising and communication campaigns to inform on specific democracy/human rights issues;
* Promote inclusive and strategic partnerships, networking and cooperation with CSOs and other relevant stakeholders or among CSOs;
* Support CSOs and media in promoting accountability and transparency at national and local level;
* Promote greater contact and cooperation between civic and political actors, including fostering of structured dialogue mechanisms;
* Promote the inclusion of vulnerable groups into formal and informal decision making structures, including the political party system;   
* Capacity building of civic and political actors to develop responsive policy platforms, adequately representing citizen’s interests   

Additional information
* This is a restricted call for proposals. In the first instance, only concept notes will be evaluated

* Initial project duration: between 24 and 36 months

* Eligibility
– Be a legal person; 
– Be a civil society organisations, including non-governmental non-profit organisations and independent political foundations, community-based organisations, private sector non-profit agencies, institutions and organisations, and networks thereof at local, national, regional and international level; 
– Be a public sector non-profit agencies, institutions and organisations and networks at local, national, regional, and international level;

– Lead applicants established in Mongolia may act individually or with co-applicant(s);
– Lead applicant that is not established in Mongolia must act together with at least one co-applicant established in Mongolia;

– Actions must take place in Mongolia