Expression of Interest – Project Manager

The Grenada Community Development Agency (GRENCODA) has received funding from the Caribbean Biodiversity Fund (CBF) Ecosystem-based Adaptation (EbA) Facility towards the implementation of the project entitled: “Building Community Resilience and Ecosystem Based Adaptation to Climate Change in Selected Communities along the West Coast in Grenada” (the “Project”). The Project will be implemented between January 2020 and December 2022 as the grant’s scheduled closing date.

The Grenada Community Development Agency (GRENCODA) through this project plans to enhance resilience of fisheries and community livelihoods to climate change impacts through the rehabilitation and restoration of watersheds and coastal resources utilizing an EbA approach.  GRENCODA is therefore seeking to hire a Project Manager who will be responsible for the day-to-day management and implementation of the Project, including all substantive and administrative matters.

DEADLINE: February 11th 2020

MULTI-YEAR FUNDING FOR CARIBBEAN WOMEN’S RIGHTS AND LBTIQ ORGANIZATIONS

In order to advance women’s and LBTIQ rights and gender equality in the Caribbean region, the Women’s Voice and Leadership – Caribbean (WVL-Caribbean) initiative—implemented by the Equality Fund in partnership with the Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice (Astraea) with the support of the Government of Canada—will support the capacity, leadership, and agendas of grassroots women’s rights organizations (WROs) and lesbian, bisexual, trans, intersex and queer (LBTIQ) groups that advance their own solutions to improve women’s and LBTIQ rights and gender equality in their own contexts.

WVL-Caribbean has established a Multi-Year Funding Mechanism to support the work of WROs and LBTIQ groups in the Caribbean region. Selected organizations must be based and/or working in one of the following Official Development Assistance (ODA) eligible countries in the Caribbean Community (CARICOM): Jamaica, Belize, Guyana, Antigua and Barbuda, Dominica, Grenada, Saint Lucia, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, or Suriname.

The project will provide approximately 20 multi-year grants ranging from CAD $10,000 to CAD $20,000 (USD $7,000 to USD $15,000) per year over a period of three (3) years, to provide core funding to WROs and LBTIQ groups to enable them to implement their own programs and advocacy based on their own agendas and priorities. The project will prioritize groups and organizations working directly and at the intersections of the following broad thematic areas of focus:

Economic Justice;

Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights;

Feminist Leadership and Movement-Building;

Lesbian, Bisexual and Trans Rights

DEADLINE: Friday, February 14th, 2020

For more information click on the following link: https://equalityfund.ca/section/wvl-caribbean

The TT Civil Society Organisations for Business Project

The TT Civil Society Organisations for Business Project is funded by the European Union and strengthens the capacity of CSOs to participate effectively in the decision making and implementation of the national and local policies related to business and the economy. The Capacity Building project focuses on CSOs Leadership Development, strengthening of CSOs Corporate Governance and assistance in its Advocacy efforts.

Are you a CSO that supports Business & Entrepreneurship?
Do you meet our criteria of being Business Service Organisations, Industry Associations or a CSO that supports business and entrepreneurship in a geographic area or a particular sector?

If your organisation meets this criteria, Register your CSO’s interest and be reviewed to be a part of Cohort 3, by completing this form: https://lnkd.in/ekK7Jtb

Call for Proposals- VIVA Girls Grant

Are you a girl or young woman with an idea for making change in your community? Are you a girl or young woman with a group or an initiative in your community that is organizing to achieve the change you envision? Are you an organization that runs a community-based initiative with programming by and for girls? If yes, then apply for a VIVA girl grant!

MADRE supports initiatives through grants (financial support) of $100 to $20,000 US dollars. They provide flexible financial support that can be used for general support and/or projects, to be used over a period of 12 months. At month 9, they will review progress with the grantees (successful applicants) to discuss possible project and funding renewal.

Deadline: February 10th, 2020

Learn more at: https://www.madre.org/viva-girls-call-proposals