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Norad’s civil society department launches a call for applications

The Civil Society Department in Norad has just launched a call for applications

The Royal Norwegian Embassy in Juba is hereby-encouraging relevant organizations and networks in South Sudan to submit applications to Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation (NORAD).

The Civil Society Department in Norad has just launched a call for applications supporting two Grant Scheme Allocations; Efforts supporting the follow-up of SCR 1325 and the subsequent SCRs on Women, Peace and Security and Women’s Rights and Gender Equality Grant Scheme, specifically efforts supporting Women’s Economic Participation and Empowerment and Women’s Political Participation and Empowerment.

It will be possible to address the application to one or both of these allocations. Please check Norad’s web page for the full call for proposals at:

The application process will consist of two parts; in the first round, applicants shall be invited to submit a Concept Paper. Based on the Concept Paper, selected candidates will be invited to submit a full project proposal.

The Civil Society Department is hoping for a substantial selection of qualified applications so that shall further establish solid portfolios for Women’s Rights. The period of support is one to three years. National and regional based organizations or south based networks will be prioritized.

In addition, the Civil Society Department would like to inform you that after screening all the applications, prioritized applications will be sent to the Embassy for comments and assessments. This will be coordinated with the main call for applications over chapter post 160.70.

For any questions regarding the call for applications, please do not hesitate to contact:

Christine Beate Knudsen, Senior Adviser

Civil Society Department, Section for Development Initiatives, Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation

Phone: +47 23 98 02 03
Tel: +47 23 98 00 00
Postal address: P.O. Box 8034 Dep, 0030 Oslo, Norway
Office address: Bygdøy allé 2, 0257 Oslo, Norway