Updated Aug 31, 2019CLOSED

Small is Beautiful (Special Call): Cambodia Empowerment Grant

Offered by Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Government of the Netherlands, Oxfam International and Hivos as part of Voice

Are you a new and/or informal group that is led members of the LGBTI and/or Persons Living with Disabilities community? Do you want to strengthen how your group can work better together? Do you want to work on leadership and/or increasing confidence of your group members? Do you want to embark on a journey to change attitudes and/or social norms in Cambodia towards your community?
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CLOSEDSep 16, 2019Deadline
$5,000 - $25,000Amount

Mandatory Requirements

StageStage 3: Proof of Concept and Stage 2: Research & Development
Created inCambodia
Implemented In:
Focus AreasInclusion
Informal groups through partnering with locally registered Cambodian organisation as lead applicant.
Small organisations with legal registration/local permit or accreditation and a bank account under the applicant’s name

Voice will only fund projects in the existing target areas of Battambong, Banteay Meanchey, Siem Reap, Kampong Chnang, Kampong Cham, Svay Reang, Takeo, Rattanakiri , Mondulkiri and Phnom Penh.

Other Requirements

Target Beneficiaries
Age-discriminated vulnerable groups, notably the young and the elderly
Indigenous groups and ethnic minorities.
Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) people
People living with disabilities
Women facing exploitation, abuse and/or violence
Management TeamAll applicants must be rightsholder-led. An organisation (formal/informal) isrightsholder-ledwhen it is governed and managed by members of the rightsholder-group(s). The principle of “Nothing About Us Without Us” guides their work. If the target-group(s) do not play roles in the governance and management of the organisation, the proposal needs to describe how the target-groups are fully involved in the conceptualisation, implementation, monitoring, and evaluation of the project.REQUIRED
Impact Evaluation/M&E PlanLinking and Learning is at the heart and soul of Voice. All grantees are expected to participate in facilitated meetings and gatherings enabling the exchange of ideas and learnings from each other’s experiences. Applicants must demonstrate in their proposals how they will identify, document, and share their learnings as they implement their project. These may come in many forms such as blog posts, videos, photo essay or audio recordings.

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