Notice of funding opportunities 2022

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  2. Notice of funding opportunities 2022

The U.S. Embassy in Lome-Togo through this Notice of Funding Opportunity is pleased to announce that funding is available through its Public Diplomacy Small Grants Program. This is an Annual Program Statement, outlining our funding priorities, the strategic themes we focus on, and the procedures for submitting requests for funding. Please carefully follow all instructions below. Purpose of Small Grants: PAS Lome invites proposals for programs that strengthen cultural ties between the U.S. and Togo through cultural and exchange programming that highlights shared values and promotes bilateral cooperation. All programs must include an American cultural element, or connection with American expert/s, organization/s, or institution/s in a specific field that will promote increased understanding of U.S. policy and perspectives. Examples of PAS Small Grants Program programs include, but are not limited to: Academic and professional lectures, seminars and speaker programs; Artistic and cultural workshops, joint performances and exhibitions; Professional and academic exchanges and programs.

The U.S. Embassy in Lome-Togo through this Notice of Funding Opportunity is pleased to announce that funding is available through its Public Diplomacy Small Grants Program. This is an Annual Program Statement, outlining our funding priorities, the strategic themes we focus on, and the procedures for submitting requests for funding. Please carefully follow all instructions below.

Priority Program Areas:
1. Peace & Security
✓ Promote peace and tolerance and social cohesion
✓ Counter violent extremism

2. Democratic Institutions
✓ Encourage civic engagement
✓ and democratic participation of youth and women

3. Economic Growth
✓ Promote entrepreneurship and social enterprises
✓ Strengthen public-private partnerships

4. Opportunities for Development
✓ Support education initiatives
✓ Support women, minorities, and persons with disabilities’ autonomisation

Please carefully follow all instructions attached below.
2022 Annual program statement

On April 1, 2022, the White House announced the list of priority countries and regions under the U.S. Strategy to Prevent Conflict and Promote Stability. Priority countries include Haiti, Libya, Mozambique, Papua New Guinea, and one region Coastal West Africa, including Benin, Côte d’Ivoire, Ghana, Guinea, and Togo.
As part of this initiative to prevent conflicts and promote stability in Togo, the U.S. Embassy in Lomé, Togo, through this Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO), is pleased to announce an open competition for organizations to submit applications to carry out a program to reinforce the organizational and functional capabilities of the CIPLEV. A grant for up to $250,000 U.S. Dollars (USD) in FY 2022 Public Diplomacy Funds will be awarded (pending availability of funds) for work that will support program objectives in section
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A.2. The period of performance is one (01) year. Funding authority rests in Global Fragility Act (Preventing and reducing violence in fragile states)

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On April 1, 2022, the White House announced the list of priority countries and regions under the U.S. Strategy to Prevent Conflict and Promote Stability. Priority countries include Haiti, Libya, Mozambique, Papua New Guinea, and one region Coastal West Africa, including Benin, Côte d’Ivoire, Ghana, Guinea, and Togo.
As part of this initiative to prevent conflicts and promote stability in Togo, the U.S. Embassy in Lomé, Togo, through this Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO), is pleased to announce an open competition for organizations to submit applications to implement a project that will increase youth political participation at the local level across Kpendjal 1, Kpendjal Ouest 2, Tone 1, Oti Sud 1, Keran 1, Tchamba 1, Tchaoudjo 1, Anié 1 and Agoe-nyive 4 (Zongo).

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The U.S. Embassy in Lomé, Togo, through this Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO), is pleased to announce an open competition for organizations to submit applications to carry out a program to promote human rights of members of marginalized groups by supporting the fight against discrimination and human rights violations and abuses against members of Togo’s most vulnerable communities.  Marginalized groups may include but are not limited to the LGBTQI+ community, persons with disabilities, religious minorities, women, and persons with albinism.  Please follow all instructions below.  A grant for up to $250,000 U.S. Dollars (USD) in FY 2022 Economic Support Fund (ESF) resources will be awarded (pending availability of funds) for work that will support program objectives in section A.1.  The period of performance is one (01) year.

Full Announcement – PDF(354KB)