Updated Apr 18, 2019CLOSED

Support to Kenya civil society actors - Land related conflicts

Offered by European Union

The EU is currently supporting the attainment of Kenya's Vision 2030 through devolved land reforms in community lands in Kenya.
The global objective of this call for proposals is to support civil society actors in Kenya in their endeavours to prevent conflicts, respond to crises and build peace.
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CLOSEDMay 29, 2019Deadline
€500,000 - €1,000,000Amount

Mandatory Requirements

StageStage 2: Research & Development, Stage 3: Proof of Concept and Stage 4: Transition to Scale
Implemented In:
Focus AreasLand Tenure (Economic Growth and Trade)
Natural Resources (Environment)
Good Governance (Democracy, Human Rights, and Governance)
Conflict Response (Humanitarian Assistance)
The specific objectives of this call for proposals are:
• to strengthen the capacity of civil society organisations in Kenya in addressing the conflicts dynamics revolving around land tenure and access to natural resource;
• to advance engagement and cooperation among civil society organisations, the private sector and national and county level public authorities to enhance land governance and management, including natural resources, to prevent tensions and conflicts;
• promote the role of civil society organisations in alternative dispute management and resolution systems.

In order to be eligible for a grant, the lead applicant must:
• be a legal person and
• be non-profit-making and
• be a Civil Society actor constituted in accordance with the legislation in force in the applicant's country of registration and
• be established in be established in a Member State of the European Union or any other country. However, where the lead applicant is not established in Kenya, it must act with minimum one co-applicant established in Kenya, and
• be directly responsible for the preparation and management of the action with the co-applicant(s) and affiliated entity(ies), not acting as an intermediary

Other Requirements

Target Beneficiaries
For county level work, the following counties are considered as a priority: Tana River, West Pokot, Turkana, Baringo, Marsabit, Samburu, Nandi and Laikipia. Single-county actions are encouraged.

Application Directions

To apply for this call for proposals the lead applicants need to:
I. Provide information about the organisations involved in the action. Please note that the registration of this data in PADOR is obligatory for this call for proposals:
Concept note step: Registration is obligatory for lead applicants applying for EU contributions of more than EUR 60 000.
Full application step: Registration is obligatory for co-applicant(s) and affiliated entity(ies). Lead applicants must make sure that their PADOR profile is up to date.


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