The global objective of this call for proposals is:
The specific objectives and outputs of this call for proposals are:
The priorities of this call for proposals are:
The proposed actions must address both of the above specific objectives.
Capacity building is integrated in the outputs of both specific objectives and must be targeted in a cross-cutting manner, aiming at strengthening the capacity of CSOs at different levels. This must include activities that promote the creation of space for exchange and networking to further facilitate the mainstreaming of civil society in all relevant aspects of policy dialogue, e.g. on issues of human rights, gender inclusion and collective advocacy in relation to the two specific objectives of the present call. Activities would likely include events and platforms of exchange on topics of common concern for civil society. At least 30% of the eligible direct costs of the action need to be devoted to capacity building.
The main targets of the proposed capacity building activities should be the beneficiaries of financial support to third parties. At least 30% of the costs of the action need to be devoted to financial support to third parties. Capacity building should also include the following (non-exhaustive) elements:
Proposals should furthermore tangibly and measurably address gender inclusion and equality as a cross-cutting issue.
The proposed action should, where relevant, be consistent with and take into account COVID-19 response strategies of the NDMA of Pakistan and/or PDMA at provincial level.