UNDP – Call for Proposals for the Challenge Fund of the Czech-UNDP Partnership
The Czech-UNDP Partnership for Sustainable Development Goals Project aim to respond to the development challenges by transferring Czech expertise and innovative solutions for SDGs to partner countries.
The objective of the Challenge Fund: Czech Solutions for the Sustainable Development Goals (hereafter CFCS) is to facilitate transfer of Czech know-how and innovative solutions that would address development challenges identified by UNDP Country Offices in the project countries and contribute to the achievement of SDGs. The CFCS is looking for innovative solutions that generate improvement and value, especially by introducing new methods, ideas, or products. The CFCS views innovation in its broadest sense, the proposed solutions need to be sustainable and have a potential for scale up.
Eligible applicants may come from Czech private sector, NGOs, universities, state institutions or research centers. The applicants are required to engage local partners to assure viability in local conditions, and to promote sustainability and scalability of the solution.
All the details regarding the background of the call, criteria for selection and evaluation could be found in the call for proposals and its attachments.
Locality: Bosnia and Herzegovina, Georgia, or the Republic of Moldova.
Expected date of contract start: November 2018
Expected length of contract: up to 1 year
Estimated prize: ranging between US$20,000 USD and US$40,000, the applicants provide co-funding of at least 20% of the total cost of the project
The proposal must be submitted by e-mail (all required documents in PDF format, max. size 10MB) to the following address: email@example.com before or on November 12, 2018 at 22:00 CET (GMT +1 hour). Any application received after this date and time will not be accepted.