Call for proposals - Thematic programme Non-state actors and Local authorities in development - Dominican Republic EuropeAid/132499/L/ACT/DO Closed!

Objectives

The overall objective of this call for proposals is to contribute to the consolidation of democratic governance in the Dominican Republic.

The specific objective is to strengthen the capacities of Non-State Actors (NSA) & Local Authorities (LA) at the end mentioned above to define, implement and/or monitor public policies and local development projects.

Proposals must be submitted in Spanish.

Actions

Proposals should be towards strengthening the capacity of Non-State Actors (NSA) and Local Authorities (LA) for the definition, implementation and monitoring of the following:

  • Actions at the local level that promote social cohesion and welfare of vulnerable groups;
  • Environmental actions that contribute to the protection of natural resources, sanitation and improvement of indicators related to public health;
  • Local action to promote intercultural dialogue, cultural activities, etc.;
  • Local development actions that lead to employment generation and income.

To this end, it should be implemented the following activities:

  1. advocacy, and capacity building relating to the implementation of the legal framework on the functioning of municipalities and local public administration;
  2. activities aimed at promoting citizen participation mechanisms, access to information on municipal management, and the establishment of mechanisms for social oversight of public policy at the municipal level.
  3. activities aimed at promoting employment and social investments in the local area.

European community funding

The Community provisional funding available for the call for proposals is:

  • 4,04 Million EUR (Orientation of the budget)

All the important deadlines

  • 20 March 2012 - 9 years ago (Deadline for the presentation of proposals)

Further information about the call

Official webpage of the call

Useful documents

  • Call fiche EuropeAid/132499/L/ACT/DO (Guidelines for applicants)

Organisations eligible to participate

Opened to the following bodies or institutes with legal status established in the covered areas:

  • Non-governmental organization
  • Any legal organisation

Covered areas

Bodies or institutes must have their registered legal seat in one of the countries taking part in the Programme which are:

  • Third countries

Directorate-Generale responsible

Directorate-General for External Relations

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