Title: European Union funded / Call for Applications for Small Grants for local Civil Society Organizations from Cahul and Ungheni districts.

Reg. no.: EoI21/02239

Launch date: 31 March 2021, 11:32 (GMT+2:00)

Deadline: 12 April 2021, 17:00 (GMT+2:00)

Procurement method: Expression of Interest

Category & Sub-category: Grants;Grants to Beneficiaries


The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) within the EU funded project “Strengthening gender action in Cahul and Ungheni districts" plans to award small grants to eligible Civil Society Organizations in the range of USD 5,000 to USD 10,000.

Small grants are intended exclusively to finance a limited range of eligible activities to support the development or strengthening of a CSO’s institutional capacity.

UN Women is targeting CSOs in the context of the “Strengthened Gender Action in Cahul and Ungheni districts” project implemented by UN Women in partnership with UNICEF, funded by the European Union.

 UN Women invites eligible applicants to submit Small Grants applications for the eligible activities, as elaborated in this advertisement.  UN Women will consider awarding several small grants in this case.  

This advertisement forms the basis for applying for Small Grants.

It must neither be construed as a small grant agreement nor as a confirmation of a small grant awarded by UN Women to any entity. Consequently, UN Women is not liable for any financial obligations, or otherwise, incurred by any entity in responding to this advertisement. UN Women will not approve such costs as part of any small grant budget, and an awardee must not use the small grant to cover such costs.

The proposals are expected to start from May 06, 2021 and be implemented for a period of maximum 6 months (from May 2021 to October 2021).

All proposals should be sent by email to the following secure email address: tender.md@unwomen.org

The deadline for proposals submission is April 12, 2021; Time: 17:00 pm, Moldova local time, GMT +2

Ms. Veronica Dobrioglo, e-mail: veronica.dobrioglo@unwomen.org

Supporting documents:

Annex 1 Aplication Form
Annex- 2 Declaration by the Authorized Representative of the Applicant Organization
Call for Applications for Small Grants for local Civil Society Organizations from Cahul and Ungheni districts