Call for proposals – Project(s) for a web-based platform on female genital mutilation – Action grants 2014 JUST/2014/RPPI/AG/FGMU Closed!


The call for proposals is for one or several action grant(s) is based on the 2014 annual work programme of the Pilot Project “Knowledge platform for professionals dealing with female genital mutilation”. It aims to co-fund one or several transnational projects that are proposing to develop a web-based knowledge platform on female genital mutilation (FGM).


The European Parliament has asked the European Commission to implement a pilot project with a view to:
  • Developing a web-based knowledge platform on female genital mutilation (FGM), which will gather easily accessible information and support to professionals, deliver victim support more effectively, help prevent FGM and protect women and girls living with or at risk of FGM;
  • Contributing to the implementation of the directive on the rights of the victims of crime and the directive on international protection in particular on qualification  and reception conditions;
  • Improving knowledge of the practice, preventing stigmatisation in the media and protecting women and girls living with or at risk of FGM.

European community funding

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

  • 0,90 Million EUR (Global Budget)

All the important deadlines

  • 08 January 2015 - 5 years ago (Deadline for the presentation of proposals)

Further information about the call

Official webpage of the call

Useful documents

  • Call for proposals (Legal base)

Organisations eligible to participate

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

  • 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:

  • European Union (EU)

Directorate-Generale responsible


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