CFPs for Socio-Economic Development and Job Creation Program (Ethiopia)

Deadline: 31-Jan-21 With this Notice ( Call for Proposals) the foreign branch of Addis Ababa of the Italian Agency for Development Cooperation (hereinafter “AICS”) intends to identify the Executing Bodies for entrusting the implementation of the initiative called “Social development program-economic and job creation for young people and women in regions with a high migration rate AID 11549” (hereinafter the “Initiative”). (Ad) What tools do you need to raise funds for your organization? A grants database, a donor search option, sample proposals, a library of guidebooks on how to raise funds, a grants map, a deadline calendar, training from fundraising experts and an alert system to give you timely information about new opportunities. We have all of these in our Premium Membership service – now available at 50% discount. $49.99 per year only. Click here! This initiative aims to intervene by creating opportunities for decent employment in order to mitigate some of the causes of the migratory phenomenon by addressing in particular young people, among the most vulnerable categories and most attracted to migration. The main goal is, therefore, the promotion of a more inclusive and sustainable economic environment, which contributes to making migration a conscious choice, rather than an obligatory one. Objectives The general objective: To contribute to improving the living conditions for young people and potential women migrants in Ethiopia. The specific objective: To create job and business opportunities in the textile sectors agro-industrial in the regions of Tigray and Oromia respectively. Funding Information (Ad) How can I search grant information of my interest? The maximum amount of the AICS loan is equal to Euro 1,900,000 (one million nine hundred thousand / 00), of which Euro 950,000 (nine hundred and fifty thousand / 00) for Lot 1 – Activities in Tigray and Euro 950,000 (nine hundred and fifty thousand / 00) for Lot 2 – Activities in Oromia. The maximum duration of the project activities is 24 months. Intervention Area The geographical choice of the intervention derives from the results of the analysis on the value chains and the employment opportunities created by UNIDO and ILO within the SINCE program. From such analysis shows, in fact, that Tigray and Oromia are the areas in which the value chains of textile/clothing and agro-industry are the priority, both in terms of relevance for the context and employment potential for young people and women. In addition, the strengthening of these sectors not only respond to the country’s development intentions but also allow real offers training and employment opportunities for people at risk of migration and for returnees present in the selected areas. Lot 1 – Tigray Region: The pool of potential migrants in the intervention area is very large: about 95,000 people from the young people (aged 15 to 24) are under-employed or unemployed, falling into the category of potential migrants. Lot 2 – Oromia Region: For Lot 2 of the Initiative they intend to intervene in the Oromia region, with particular focus on the areas of Arsi, Bale, West Arsi. In the identified areas the basin of potential migrants reaches approximately 298,000 people. Eligibility Criteria (Ad) Looking for Grants and Donors for your country? The Ethiopian authorities responsible for the Initiative will be the administrative authorities at the level of Region, Zone and Woreda in the areas where the CSOs will carry out the projects; other institutions they can be identified by the CSOs themselves in relation to the type of project proposal that will be presented. For more information, visit https://addisabeba.aics.gov.it/it/home-ita/opportunita/bandi/ Post Views: 48 Share this post: Related

CFPs for Socio-Economic Development and Job Creation Program (Ethiopia)

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