Restricted call for proposals - EIDHR - Guatemala EuropeAid/134332/L/ACT/GT Closed!


The overall objective of this call for proposals is supporting civil society initiatives linked to the human rights sector (civil, political, economic, social and cultural) and democratization, such as:

  • Creation of common agendas in human rights and democratic reforms
  • Building political consensus in contested or controversial areas
  • Strengthening participation and political representation
  • Strengthening inclusion and pluralism of civil society
  • Support the implementation of the EU Guidelines on Human Rights at local level


  1. Support initiatives to promote gender equality (political participation, women and peace building processes, sexual and reproductive rights, actions/measures to eradicate and punish violence against women and rehabilitation of victims of violence).
  2. Promote and protect the rights of children (strengthening the system of child protection, actions/measures to eradicate and punish violence against children, rehabilitation of victims of violence, youth violence prevention and strengthening programs reintegration and social rehabilitation of children in conflict with the law).
  3. Assist in the defense and protection of human rights defenders (strengthening the role and capacities of political dialogue on human rights defenders, strengthening national protection mechanisms and international actions/measures to prevent, prosecute and punish attacks on defenders human rights).

European community funding

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

  • 1,02 Million EUR (Orientation of the budget)

All the important deadlines

  • 07 June 2013 - 8 years ago (Deadline for the presentation of proposals)

Further information about the call

Official webpage of the call

Useful documents

  • Call fiche EuropeAid/134332/L/ACT/GT (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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