Direct Aid Small Grants for NGOs in Nepal
Australian Embassy in Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal has announces a Call for Expression of Interests for its Direct Aid Program.
The Direct Aid Program (DAP) is a small grants program funded from Australia’s aid budget.
It has the flexibility to work with local communities in developing countries on projects that reduce poverty and achieve sustainable development consistent with Australia’s national interest.
DAP projects cover a range of sectors such as education, health, water and sanitation, environmental protection, women’s empowerment and gender equality, supporting people with disabilities, economic livelihoods, food security and human rights.
DAP projects engage a wide range of partners including community groups, non-government organizations, educational institutions and local governments.
Who can apply for DAP funding?
- Funding is available on a not-for-profit basis to community groups, NGOs and other entities engaged in development activities.
- There is no minimum amount that a single DAP project can receive but the maximum is $60, 000 over the life of the project (dependent on the country). Activities can run up to a maximum of two years.For more information and application details, see; Direct Aid Small Grants for NGOs in Nepal