UNDP-GEF Small Grants Programme (SGP) has been operating in Pakistan for last twenty five years. With grant amount ceiling of $50,000 and flexible enough to reach out to the remotest communities, SGP has won several international and national awards including Ashden, Alcan Prize and UN Habitat Award. Its Benazir Housing Technology has been selected twice for Global South -South Development Expo 2009 held in Washington D.C. and in 2011 in Rome. SGP has also been the first donor of the then fifty CBOs which have now become successful national NGOs of Pakistan. Since 2006, SGP has been focusing geographically on the Indus Delta area in Sindh with several innovative projects in other parts of Pakistan. SGP plans to focus forty percent of its grants in the Indus Delta region and the rest in the other parts of Pakistan. A comprehensive Landscape Strategy is also developed for the focused region and available for review on this website.
SGP Pakistan now announces Call for Proposals for its Operational Phase-6. The key themes to develop proposals are as under:
SGP themes, strategy, guidelines and proposal templates can be downloaded from this website
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Please send your proposals in hard copy to the following address:
Masood Ahmed Lohar
National Program Manager
GEF Small Grants Programme Pakistan
House No. 144,
Defence Officers Housing Society Phase-1,
Hyderabad, Sindh, Pakistan
Phone No: +92-22-2108073
Fax No. +92-22-2108074
No phone calls will be entertained to respond to queries. Attempts to influence the selection process shall automatically disqualify the applicant. However, clarifications can be sought by sending an email with specific but brief queries on our email address: email@example.com . Only proponents of shortlisted proposals will be contacted for the next steps.