Call for proposals - Enabling access to social services for vulnerable and socially disadvantaged groups - Bosnia and Herzegovina EuropeAid/133448/L/ACT/BA Closed!

Objectives

The global objective of this Call for Proposals is to contribute to improvement of the social protection system at all levels of governance and to address the specific needs of vulnerable groups in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

The specific objectivess of this Call for Proposals are divided into:

  • Lot 1: Assistance to persons with disabilities
  • Lot 2: Social housing scheme

Actions

Lot 1:

Policies on support to disabled persons implemented at all levels of governance in BiH:

  • Relevant laws and bylaws drafted based on the consultation process with relevant authorities
  • Held at least 6 meetings of Council for Persons with Disabilities
  • Number of specific activities on promotion of rights of persons with disabilities conducted

Financial assistance programs effectively delivered in the field of training/education and support of disabled persons

  • 10 educational workshops for members of associations of persons with disabilities on process of grant application and grant awarding delivered as well as trainings on project management
  • Strategy on coordination among associations of persons with disabilities drafted
  • At least 10 grants awarded to proposed programs and projects by associations of persons with disabilities and other NGOs that are working in this field
  • Number of associations of persons with disabilities participating in the grant scheme (members and non-members of the Council of persons with disabilities)

Lot 2

Analysis of appropriate solutions for vulnerable categories of persons performed and the integrated model of sustainable Social Housing System developed:

  • Tailored made durable and sustainable housing solutions for vulnerable categories of persons provided and tested,
  • Recommendations for social housing and adequate financial sustainability of social housing scheme provided

3 Pilot social housing projects implemented:

  • Constructed three social housing premises with each 15 to 20 flats to be located accordingly: 1 in Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina; 1 in Republika Srpska; and 1 in Brcko District of Bosnia and Herzegovin.
  • Up to 60 families benefiting from the social housing project including at least 15 vulnerable individuals and/or families with vulnerable persons

Follow-up analysis and evaluation of results of the schemes prepared

European community funding

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

  • 2,00 Million EUR (Orientation of the budget)

All the important deadlines

  • 06 December 2012 - 8 years ago (Deadline for the presentation of proposals)

Further information about the call

Official webpage of the call

Useful documents

  • Call fiche EuropeAid/133448/L/ACT/BA (Guidelines for applicants)

Organisations eligible to participate

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

Covered areas

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

  • Candidate Countries
  • Third countries

Directorate-Generale responsible

Directorate-General for Enlargement

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