Updated Aug 08, 2019CLOSED

Call for local advocacy projects: promoting accountability and inclusive citizenship of religious minorities across South Asia

The South Asia Collective, a regional network of researchers, activists, and organisations from across South Asia is looking to support projects focused on religious minorities in Afghanistan, Bangladesh, India, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka. This call seeks to support local civil society initiatives to design and implement their own advocacy initiatives with the aim to improve accountability for violations against religious minorities and to promote their inclusive citizenship. As part of an EU-funded initiative to support religious pluralism and respect for freedom of religion or belief across South Asia, this call seeks to fund local level advocacy campaigns to improve accountability for violations again religious minorities in Afghanistan, Bangladesh, India, Nepal, Pakistan, and/or Sri Lanka.
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CLOSEDAug 19, 2019Deadline
€1,000 - €1,500Amount

Mandatory Requirements

Implemented in:
CountryAfghanistan, Bangladesh, Nepal, India, Sri Lanka and Pakistan
Focus AreasDemocracy, Human Rights, and Governance
Your proposal is eligible for consideration only if it complies with the following criteria:
Projects in the following countries are eligible under this call: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, India, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka.
All applicants should be registered as legal entities or be part of a registered entity/network in the respective country where they operate. There may be some exceptions permitted if a suitable arrangement can be organised.
All applicants must have the ability to receive funding, either through their own organisation or an agreed upon alternative arrangement which aligns with approved protocol.
Organisations must be able to demonstrate relevant experience working on the issues covered in their applications, in particular those affecting religious minorities and vulnerable populations.
We particularly encourage minority-led initiatives to apply.

Application Directions

Please complete the application form in English and return by email. Please send proposal and all supporting documents in ONE email.
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