United Nations Democracy Fund – call for civil society projects

UNDEF_600pxThe United Nations Democracy Fund invites civil society organizations to apply for funding for projects to advance and support democracy during the annual proposal window, which is open only from 15 November to 31 December at www.un.org/democracyfund.
Only on-line proposals during this period, in either English or French, will be accepted.

UNDEF projects are two years long, project grants ranging from $100,000 to $300,000, and fall under one or more of six main focus areas:

  • Community development
  • Rule of law and human rights
  • Tools for democratization
  • Media
  • Women
  • Youth