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OSCE Call for Proposals: Covid-19 Response Fund

CALL PUBLICATION DATE: 22 May 2020
CALL DEADLINE: 25 June 2020

BRIEF DESCRIPTION:

The OSCE Mission to Skopje wishes to support civil society groups, associations, and charities to cope with security challenges in the country by addressing the needs of particularly vulnerable and underserved communities in the face of the COVID-19 emergency. With support from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, this endeavour aims to support the people of North Macedonia and civil society, to uphold fundamental rights, ensure access to basic services, and contribute to the protection of and respect for OSCE commitments on the ground.

TYPES OF SUPPORT PACKAGES:

  1. Projects up to 5,000 EUR to respond to immediate needs of the most vulnerable communities to respond to the emergency.
  2. Projects up to 15,000 EUR to support applicants who may face capacity/institutional/ sustainability issues due to Covid-19.
  3. Projects up to 5,000 EUR to support applicants to deal with mid-term effects of the Covid-19 emergency.

ELIGIBLE APPLICANTS:

Registered associations or civil society groups with at least three years of registration in the Central Registry that work with:

  • Children and young people
  • People at risk (including older people, people with disabilities, and people with long-term physical and mental health conditions)
  • Smaller communities, including Roma and Sinti
  • Victims of domestic violence, gender-based violence and trafficked persons
  • Refugees and migrants

and/or in the areas of:

  • Human rights protection and advocacy
  • Humanitarian assistance in the areas identified above

Consortia of associations and civil society groups that join forces to respond to the challenge of dealing with the Covid-19 emergency in the country.

The application can be downloaded here
Please note that the application shall be full and must be accompanied with all documents listed here. Additional documentation won’t be accepted upon the deadline expiration. Incomplete proposals won’t be considered.

COVID-19 RESPONSE FUND, Application Form


OSCE Mission to Skopje
Hyperium Building
Bulevar 8-mi Septemvri No. 16
1000 Skopje
Office: +389 2 323 4000
Fax: +389 2 323 4234
info-MK@osce.org

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