The EU Delegation to Uzbekistan is seeking proposals contributing to enhancing the capacity of civil society organisations and local authorities through networking and innovation, which could focus on different topics such as promoting climate actions; strengthening networks of civil society actors; awareness raising to encourage public discussion and dialogue between local authorities, citizens and civil society; ensuring active participation of women and women’s organisations in decision-making processes and others.
OBJECTIVES OF THE PROGRAMME AND PRIORITY ISSUES
The global objective of this call for proposals is to enable Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) to engage as actors of governance and development at country level
The specific objective of this call for proposals is to enhance the capacity of civil society and local authorities through networking and innovation
The priorities of this call for proposals are:
- To increase the capacity of civil society organisations to perform their role as independent development actors more effectively and to enhance efforts to promote a conducive environment for CSOs;
- To increase the efficiency, responsiveness, transparency and accountability of Local Authorities in the provision of essential services in an equitable way;
- To promote a meaningful and structured participation of CSOs in domestic policies of the country;
- To increase the representation of- and to support the meaningful and structured participation of women, girls and women's CSOs to local governance processes that lead to the delivery of improved and equitable services;
The detailed Guidelines and all the relevant documents can be found in the following website link:
Deadline for submission of full applications is on 12 September 2019 at 14:00 (Brussels date and time).