The Embassy of Switzerland is pleased to announce a Call for Proposals for Gender Equality related projects to be supported through the Small Actions grants of the Swiss Cooperation Programme in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
The Swiss Cooperation Strategy in Bosnia and Herzegovina 2017-2020 focuses on large, long-term programmes. In order to support complementary initiatives, the Embassy of Switzerland in Bosnia and Herzegovina can additionally (co-)finance projects by local organizations through Small Actions grants. The Small Actions grants aim to support innovative small-scale and social relevant interventions of limited duration that contribute to achieving the results outlined in the Swiss Cooperation Strategy in BiH 2017-2020. Through the Gender Equality Small Actions the Swiss Cooperation aims to support creative, change-oriented, and socially relevant actions aimed at enhancing the empowerment of women and gender equality at local and national levels.
This Call for Proposals for Gender Equality Small Actions will support initiatives under the following themes:
- women’s social and economic empowerment,
- women’s political empowerment,
- reduction of gender based violence,
- civil society strengthening,
- institutional strengthening,
The deadline for submission of proposals is April 30th, 2017. The Embassy will finalize approval process one month later.
Please read first the eligibility criteria and requirements at: link (PDF, Number of pages 2, 165.8 kB)
Applicants are invited to send electronic copies of the duly completed application form and attached budget form (see templates links below) to the email address with the subject: “Application to Gender Equality Small Actions”.
Applications with requested contribution equal of higher than BAM 40’000 must be submitted in English, other applications can be submitted either in English or local language.
Please remember to save the templates on your computer before you start filling in your application.
Application forms and other details find here.