Updated Aug 27, 2018

Tanzania Sudden Opportunity Grant

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

Through this Sudden Opportunity grant, Voice in Tanzania is calling on Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) to undertake collective action to addressspecific anticipated threatsto marginalised and discriminated groups in Tanzania (Voice target groups mentioned above) in one or more of the Voice impact themes:

  1. Access to productive resources (for example land and/or employment)
  2. Access to social services (for example health and/or education)
  3. Space for political participation
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GrantType
Dec 31, 2018Deadline
€5,000 - €20,000Amount
6-12 Months Duration(Months)

Mandatory Requirements

Implemented in:
RegionN/A
CountryTanzania
Focus AreasDemocracy, Human Rights, and Governance and Social and Behavior Change
Disability
Inclusion
Human Centered Design

Possible interventions would require using non-violent action, with active participation of human rights defenders, private institutions and companies, faith leaders, NGOs and self-interested individuals or intellectuals who jointly and collectively seek the promotion and protection of civil and political rights as well as the realisation of economic, social and cultural rights of the Voice target groups.



Other Requirements

Target Beneficiaries
Possible interventions would require using non-violent action, with active participation of human rights defenders, private institutions and companies, faith leaders, NGOs and self-interested individuals or intellectuals who jointly and collectively seek the promotion and protection of civil and political rights as well as the realisation of economic, social and cultural rights of the Voice target groups.

Application Directions

Please follow these steps:

  1. Take the eligibility test available on the next page to assess whether you are eligible.
  2. If you have passed the eligibility test, you need to send an Email toTanzania@voice.globalto describe your collective action in 1 to 2 paragraphs. In this Email you need to describe what the sudden opportunity is, the actions you intend to take, the actors undertaking the collective action, the amount needed and the duration.

If the collective action meets the criteria of the grant, Voice will contact you to discuss further and send you an application form to complete. Once the application form has been submitted via Smartsheets, we aim to make decisions within 4 weeks after application. Projects that are rewarded with fundingmust be implemented within 6-12 months after approval of theapplication.


Application And Awards Process

Questions about this grant and other open grants may be submitted by email. Potential Applicants are encouraged to seek further guidance and can send questions by email to:Tanzania@voice.global. We also strongly encourage you to read ourFrequently Asked Questionscontaining a wealth of information on eligibility, budgets and assessment process. If your question hasn’t been responded to please write the Email address above.
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