CALLS - Calls for partners
Deadline of the call - 09/01/2020 at 12:00 (Brussels date and time
Location - See the Annex L at the programme page for a detailed list of eligible countries and regions for the Lot 1 and the Lot 2. For the Lot 3 actions must take place in at least fifteen countries outside the European Union.
Objective: The global objective of this call for proposals is to support civil society in protection and promotion of democracy, human rights and fundamental freedoms worldwide.
This call for proposals has three lots:
- Lot 1 – BUSINESS AND HUMAN RIGHTS: the specific objective is to support and empower civil society to collaborate with business and investment actors in the mitigation, prevention and remediation of adverse impacts of business activities on human rights
- Lot 2 – FIGHT AGAINST TORTURE AND OTHER ILL-TREATMENT: The specific objective is to provide support to civil society projects by contributing to the prohibition and prevention of torture, ensuring accountability for torture and other ill treatment outside the EU, in particular by supporting civil society in the implementation of existing legislation, court rulings, regional statutes, and other forms of regulations on torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment
- Lot 3 – DEMOCRATIC ACCOUNTABILITY : The specific objective of lot 3 is to strengthen the role of civil society in contributing to democratic accountability by, inter alia, monitoring the work of state institutions, scrutinising the formulation and implementation of public policies, controlling the use of public expenditure, and raising awareness and advocating for the role of oversight institutions
If interested, kindly fill in the e-form to submit your call for proposals. Due to the high number of expressions of interest, we inform you that we will not be able to respond to all the potential partners, although we will go through all the expressions of interest.