Funding Opportunity for NGO programs Benefiting Refugees

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Applications are invited for NGO programs benefiting refugees in the Democratic Republic of the Congo,Tanzania, and Uganda. This program is funded by U.SDepartment of State Bureau of Population, Refugees and Migration (PRM). The deadline is 7th May 2013.

Objectives of this program

  • Tanzania-
  1. Proposals should focus on life-saving basic preventative and curative healthcare assistance, including reproductive health and prevention of and response to gender-based violence, in Nyaragusu refugee camp in western Tanzania.
  2. Health Sector Standard Indicators Pilot
  • Uganda-
  1. Proposals may focus on life-saving basic preventative and curative healthcare assistance, including prevention of and response to gender-based violence, in Uganda’s refugee settlements.
  2. Health Sector Standard Indicators Pilot
  • Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC)—Equateur Province-
  1. Proposals should focus on Equateur Province, specifically on areas of high refugee return where new refugee returnees (those who have returned in 2011-2013) make up at least 50% of targeted beneficiaries. Proposals should specify refugee returnee population numbers and/or projections for 2013 in proposed locations.
  2. Proposals should focus on water and sanitation, sustainable livelihood promotion, peace-building, or gender-based violence prevention and response that will lead to successful and durable reintegration.

PRM will consider projects submitted with budgets up to $500,000 (Tanzania); $1,000,000 (Uganda settlements); $200,000 (Uganda Urban); $1,000,000 (DRC—Equateur Province).

Eligibility & Criteria-

  1. Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with IRS, other than institutions of higher education
  2. Nonprofits without 501(c)(3) status with IRS, other than institutions of higher education
  3. International Organizations

For more information, visit  grants.gov and search by funding opportunity number.PRM-PRMOAPAF-13-008

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