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European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights (EIDHR): 2018 Global Call for Proposals

Deadline: 21 December 2018.

Comisión Europea

The global objective of this call for proposals is to support civil society in protection and promotion of human rights and fundamental freedoms worldwide.

This call for proposals is fully in line with the European Consensus on Development, the EU's response to the UN 2030 agenda for sustainable development. The recently adopted European Consensus sets out in an integrated manner the main principles which will guide the approach of the EU and the Member States to cooperation with developing countries over the next 15 years, as well as a strategy for reaching the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The Consensus reiterates the EU and its Members states commitment to the principles of EU external action, set out in Article 21(1) of the Treaty on the European Union (TEU): democracy, the rule of law, the universality and indivisibility of human rights and fundamental freedoms, respect for human dignity, the principles of equality and solidarity, and respect for the principles of the United Nations Charter and international law.

 In order to be eligible for a grant, the lead applicant must:

  • be a legal person or an entity without legal personality or a natural person and
  • be non-profit-making and
  • be a specific type of organisation such as:
    • civil society organisations or an association of civil society organizations, including non-governmental non-profit organisations and independent political foundations, community-based organisations, indigenous peoples’ organisations, disabled persons organisations and private-. sector non-profit agencies, institutions and organisations and networks thereof at local, national, regional and international level;
    • National Human Rights Institutions, Ombudspersons;
    • universities;
  • Be directly responsible for the preparation and management of the action with the co-applicant(s) and affiliated entity (ies), not acting as an intermediary.

No nationality restriction applies to lead applicants and, if any, to co-applicants and affiliated entities.

Any requested EU contribution under this call for proposals must fall between the following minimum and maximum amounts:

  • Lot 1:
    • minimum amount: EUR 500,000
    • maximum amount: EUR 2,000,000
  • Lot 2:
    • minimum amount: EUR 500,000
    • maximum amount: EUR 1,500,000
  • Lot 3:
    • minimum amount: 1,000,000
    • maximum amount: 2,500,000

Deadline: 21 December 2018

[Boletín SIUN 416, 15 de noviembre de 2018]

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