Democratic and Inclusive School Culture in Operation (DISCO) 2020-2021 [Council of Europe + European Union]

Closing Date: 15.12 2019. Funding for projects promoting Education for Democratic Citizenship and Human Rights Education (EDC/HRE). This call aims at contributing to the fostering of inclusive and democratic societies in the States party to the European Cultural Convention. Thematic Priorities The implementation of the Council of Europe Reference Framework of Competences for Democratic Culture in education institutions Fostering democratic and inclusive culture in education institutions, with a particular focus on creating opportunities for migrants, refugees and minorities The Council of Europe intends to award …

Premio Internacional de Fotografía Humanitaria Luis Valtueña [Médicos del Mundo España]

Cierre de la convocatoria: 8.11 2019. El premio reconoce el trabajo de fotógrafos/as profesionales que a través de sus imágenes denuncian inequidades, injusticias y abusos, o bien, dan testimonio de las situaciones que los propician o que las combaten. Este certamen quiere también resaltar los valores humanos y evidenciar todo tipo de violaciones a los derechos de las personas. Podrán participar fotógrafos y fotógrafas de cualquier nacionalidad, mayores de edad y afines al enfoque documental. Las fotografías deberán narrar o contar una historia relacionada con …

Global Media Competition on Labour Migration [International Labour Organization]

Submissions Close 31.10 2019. Competition recognizes exemplary media coverage of labour migration. This year’s themes are ‘fair recruitment’ and ‘the future of labour migration’. Entries must have been published between 1 November 2018 and 31 October 2019. A submission in any language is welcome, however an English, French or Spanish translation must be included if the submitted material, or parts of it are in another language. Four (4) professional prizes (two in the category ‘fair recruitment of migrant workers’ and two for ‘the future of …

Fund for Bilateral Relations Travel Support Scheme (Bulgaria) [EEA Grants 2014-2021]

This scheme provides opportunities for networking, exchange and transfer of knowledge, experience and best practices and to promote cooperation between Bulgarian entities and entities in the Donor States and/or international organizations. Applications accepted on an ongoing basis until exhaustion of funds. It offers small scale financial support on an ongoing basis for participation in seminars, workshops, conferences, etc. events with clear bilateral dimension within all programme areas under the EEA FM and NFM 2014 – 2021, based on applications submitted by the eligible beneficiaries. Open …

Muste Institute Social Justice Fund

Closing Date: 14.10 2019. Support available for grassroots activist projects in the United States and around the world. Priority for efforts with small budgets and little access to mainstream/traditional funding sources. Priority Areas: (a) Ending war and militarism; (b) Abolishing the death penalty; (c) Labor organizing; (d) Defending immigrant rights; (e) Opposing prison injustice; (f) Exposing the dangers of nuclear weapons and nuclear power. https://ajmuste.org/programs#sjf

Shaping Fair and Effective Migration Systems [European Programme for Integration and Migration]

Concept Notes due 11.10 2019. EPIM aims to support civil society organisations in shaping fair and effective migration systems by promoting humane and sustainable responses to irregularity. Specific focus manifestations are (1) the emergence of new forms of (de facto) detention, both inside and outside the EU territory, which are often characterised by a lack of transparency and adequate procedural safeguards; and (2) a continuing lack of alternative pathways for status resolution at national level. Concept notes should address the following objectives, linked to at …

Call for Policy Relevant Research Proposals on Local Democracy [Swedish International Centre for Local Democracy – ICLD]

Proposals Due 20.9 2019. The aim of the call is to better understand the role of local governments and local democratic institutions in addressing global challenges. Proposed research should focus on problems and opportunities where there is a potential to generate innovative and transformative policies that can increase the influence of vulnerable people in the decisions made by local governments that affect their lives. ICLD will prioritize research projects that include the countries where ICLD operates: Bosnia & Herzegovina, Georgia, Kosovo, Macedonia, Moldova, Serbia, Turkey, …

Fund for Bilateral Relations Travel Support Scheme (Bulgaria) [EEA Grants 2014-2021]

This scheme provides opportunities for networking, exchange and transfer of knowledge, experience and best practices and to promote cooperation between Bulgarian entities and entities in the Donor States and/or international organizations. Applications accepted on an ongoing basis until exhaustion of funds. It offers small scale financial support on an ongoing basis for participation in seminars, workshops, conferences, etc. events with clear bilateral dimension within all programme areas under the EEA FM and NFM 2014 – 2021, based on applications submitted by the eligible beneficiaries. Open …