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CALL FOR PROPOSALS
F-SURE KARAMOJA PROJECT LOW VALUE GRANTS MANAGER
The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) invites applications/proposals from registered Non-governmental organizations (NGOs) working in Karamoja Region and have experience in management of small grants to Community Based Organizations (CBOs). This call focuses on operations within the project area of the Fostering Sustainability and Resilience for Food Security in the Karamoja Region. The small grants are meant for implementation of community level projects that enhance ecosystem services, adoption of sustainable land management practices, and innovate alternative livelihood options in six districts of Karamoja Region. The districts are categorized in two clusters: Cluster One includes Kotido, Kaabong and Karenga Districts, while Cluster Two includes Nakapiripirit, Moroto and Nabilatuk Districts. Maximum grant shall not exceed US$ 300,000 per NGO and the project lifetime shall not exceed 1 year (12 months).
Priority will be given to proposals that will describe how the NGO will engage communities to respond to one or all of the following objectives:
- Contribute to reversal of land degradation and deforestation, biodiversity loss, and a reduction of climate change emissions.
- Promote diversification and improvement of livelihoods and livelihood options through techniques like water harvesting, post-harvest management, business skills development,
- Demonstrate innovative approaches through which local enterprises and communities, particularly women, are able to access alternative energy; adapt to climate change; and sustainably use natural resources for productive purposes will be considered.
Intending applicants can access and download the detailed Request for Proposals and Terms of Reference from the UNDP Uganda Procurement Notices at www.ug.undp.org/procurement. The same can also be accessed from the UNDP MOROTO FIELD OFFICE in Moroto Town.
Each application MUST clearly indicate the name of the Proposer, address and the CLUSTER for which you are applying. Applications (ONLY SOFT COPIES) should be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than 14:00 hours on Friday, 7th May, 2021 and addressed to:
UNDP Uganda Country Office
Plot 11 Yusuf Lule Road; Kampala
Attn: F-SURE KARAMOJA PROJECT LOW VALUE GRANTS MANAGER