GLOBAL FUND REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS: Meaningful Engagement of Adolescent Girls’ and Young Women in Global Fund Related Processes.
The Global Fund invites proposals to support the management of funds to foster meaningful engagement of Adolescent Girls and Young Women (AGYW) community-based organisations in Global Fund related processes. Those who apply must have capacity to manage and channel small grants in an effective and efficient way to selected sub grantees in 13 focused countries: Botswana, Cameroon, Lesotho, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Swaziland, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Zimbabwe, and Zambia. Submit to: Solicitation@theglobalfund.org; AND Orion.Yeandel@theglobalfund.org Closing Date: 15 May 2017 Click here for more details Who should apply? The supplier will ideally be a regionally based civil society organisation; with strong links or existing operations in a majority of the 13 AGYW focus countries. Additionally, the supplier must have the following: Demonstrated experience in working with community based organisations. Knowledge or/and previous work with women’s community groups and organisations is desirable Demonstrated experience in management of Funds and channeling to community-based organisations or groups Technical and financial management capacity to support a network of selected sub-grantees in 13 selected countries, including capacity to receive Global Fund funds and channel to organisations and groups in different countries Sound knowledge and experience with Global Fund and its in-country processes is highly desirable Background Under the Community Rights Gender Strategic Initiative, USD 500,000 (the AGYW Fund) has been set aside to support efforts towards meaningful engagement of adolescent girls and young women (AGYW) and community-based organisations working with/on AGYW issues;...Read More