Call for Proposals: COVID-19 Emergency Response

The Women’s Peace and Humanitarian Fund (WPHF) has launched a Call for proposals under the newly established WPHF COVID-19 Emergency Response Window.

The WPHF COVID-19 Emergency Response Window aims to support local civil society organizations’ needs in the context of the global pandemic through two funding streams:

  1. Institutional support (from 2,500 USD to 30,000 USD per grant) for local CSOs working on Women Peace and Security and humanitarian issues whose existence might be at risk in the context of the current COVID-19 crisis.
  2. Programmatic support (from 30,000 to 200,000 USD per grant) for local CSOs to prevent and respond to COVID-19 and its gendered dimensions.

Civil society organizations in the following countries/regions are eligible to apply. Applications are accepted in English, Spanish, French and Arabic.

AFGHANISTAN, BURUNDI, BANGLADESH (ROHINGYA CRISIS), C.A.R., COLOMBIA, D.R.C. (KINSHASA, KWILU, NORTH KIVU, ITURI AND SOUTH KIVU), HAITI, IRAQ, JORDAN (SYRIA CRISIS), LIBERIA, MALAWI, MALI, MYANMAR, NIGERIA (BORNO, ADAMAWA AND YOBE STATES), PALESTINE, PAPUA NEW GUINEA, THE PACIFIC (FIJI, PALAU, TONGA, SAMOA, SOLOMON ISLANDS, VANUATU), THE PHILIPPINES, SOMALIA, SOUTH SUDAN, SUDAN, SRI LANKA, UGANDA, UKRAINE, AND YEMEN.

Find the Call for proposals and application packages in 4 languages here: https://wphfund.org/call-for-proposal-covid19/.

The application deadline for this first Call is 28 April 2020.