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NDICI-Global Europe – Strengthen Human Rights and Democracy in China – 2022

NDICI-Global Europe - Strengthen Human Rights and Democracy in China, aiming at promoting and protecting human rights, fundamental freedoms, democracy, the rule of law and implementation of Agenda 2030 in China from a rights-based approach.

900,000 euro

Appeal framework

Institution European Commission
Sectors Citizenship & Human Rights Civil Protection & Risks Cooperation & Development
Beneficiaries All beneficiaries
Regions Asia
  • Actions should take place mostly in mainland China
  • Activities of the action may take place, as necessary to achieve the objectives, in other parts of China or other countries, noting however that the final beneficiaries are the citizens and communities living in mainland China

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Priorities and funded actions


  • To promote and protect human rights, fundamental freedoms, democracy, the rule of law and implementation of Agenda 2030 in China from a rights-based approach
  • To reduce inequality within and among countries and empowering social, economic and political inclusion of all, irrespective of age, sex, disability, ethnicity, origin or economic status
  • To achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls
  • To promote sustainable use of ecosystems, halt and reverse land degradation and biodiversity loss, and combat climate change


  • Priority 1: Protecting and empowering individuals to fully enjoy all human rights by all
  • Priority 2: Building resilient, inclusive and democratic societies, by strengthening democratic, accountable and transparent institutions and promoting participatory processes and representative decision-making
  • Priority 3: Harnessing the opportunities and addressing challenges of new technologies
  • Priority 4: Delivering by working together, with civil society’s and their networks contributing to human rights policy dialogues

Among financed actions 

  • Awareness campaigns and innovative (social) media capacity, and defend/ enlarge civic space, in their own right as actors in democratic governance
  • Strengthen organizational capacities of civil society, including advocacy and public awareness, to effectively operate in support of human rights improvements
  • Improve efficiency, quality, accountability, transparency and credibility of justice systems
  • Conduct research in social, legal, environmental practice and trends, research on case studies with dissemination of best practice and for use in training
  • Promoting women’s equal access to – and control over – resources, productive employment, decent work, equal pay and financial services

Additional information 

  • This call for proposals is a restricted call for proposals. In first instance, only concept notes will be evaluated
  • Initial duration of the action: between 24 and 36 months


  • Be a legal person and be non-profit-making
  • Be 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
  • Be international (inter-governmental) organisations
  • Be established in any country
  • Total budget of the call: 900,000 euro
  • Amount of the grant: between 300,000 and 450,000 euro
  • Co-financing rate: between 50% and 95% of the total eligible costs of the action

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