Grant Size :  

$100,000 to $500,000

Closing Date :

  28-12-2022

UNDRR inviting Not Profit-Making Organisations to Submit Grant Proposals

About

The United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR) is seeking proposals from not profit-making organisations to enhance knowledge, practices, and capacities for building back better in recovery, rehabilitation, and reconstruction.

Purpose

This project aims to support the Secretariat functions and activities for the International Recovery Platform. Secretariat responsibilities are defined in accordance with the IRP Strategic Framework, as delegated and agreed by the IRP Steering Committee. These responsibilities include:

  • Provide secretariat service to the Steering Committee, including organization of Steering Committee meetings, preparation of agenda, minutes, reports, and background documents;

  • Facilitate the development and implementation of the IRP work plan, monitors progress of activities, and prepares detailed year-end narrative report showing cash and in-kind contributions;

  • Under the guidance of the Chair, facilitates necessary communication among the IRP Steering Committee members between Steering Committee meetings;

  • Under the guidance of the Chair or Co-chair represent the IRP in conferences and meetings organized by members or partners;

  • Organization of IRP events, including the International Recovery Forum, and participation at international and regional events including the Global Platform on Disaster Risk Reduction in accordance with the approved work plan or as agreed by the Steering Committee;

  • Monitor the progress of actions agreed at the meetings, including external communications with other relevant parties. For the purpose of monitoring the progress and impact of collective work of the IRP, the Secretariat will develop and monitor a set of key indicators for IRP platform;

  • Management of IRP knowledge and communication by

    • Sharing information with ‘IRP Community of Practice’;

    • Creating the web-based platform for and facilitating the ‘IRP Community of Practice’;

    • In partnership with IRP network members review, develop and disseminate tools and knowledge products;

    • Development of a communication strategy and communication materials including publication of regular newsletter;

    • Maintain and update the IRP website;

    • Administer the IRP Recovery Help Desk according to the approved modality of the IRP Steering Committee.

  • Management of IRP Secretariat human resources, assets/office facilities.

Funding Information

The duration of the proposed project cannot exceed 12 months. The maximum amount requested from UNDRR for the implementation of this project cannot exceed 105,000 USD.

Projects’ activities can include, amongst others, the following:

  • Seminars, workshops, trainings;

  • Capacity building activities;

  • Institutional strengthening activities and

  • Advocacy

The following types of activity will not be covered:

  • Capital expenditure, e.g. land, buildings, equipment and vehicles;

  • Individual scholarships for studies or training courses;

  • Supporting political parties; and

  • Sub-contracting.

Eligibility :
Outcomes

It is expected that the project will achieve measurable progress toward the achievement of the following three IRP Strategic Goals and in the four areas of work specified in the IRP Strategic Framework

IRP’s Strategic Goals

  • Proactively contribute to the implementation of Priority Four of the Sendai Framework and lead discussions around the issue of building back better at international forums;

  • Promote collaboration and cooperation among global and regional partners on the subject of building back better in recovery, rehabilitation and reconstruction;

  • Promote shared understanding of a common strategic approach for building back better among IRP partners.

IRP’s areas of work

  • Supporting the International Agenda;

  • Knowledge Management;

  • Promoting Partnerships and Collaboration and

  • Engagement.

Post Date: 07-Dec-2022

Location :
Yemen
Estonia
Syrian Arab Republic (the)
Turkey
Saudi Arabia
Egypt
United States of America
Palestine
Jordan
GHANA
Niger
Tunisia
Afghanistan
Algeria
Angola
Argentina
Australia
Azerbaijan
Bahrain
Barbados
Belgium
Benin
Bolivia (Plurinational State of)
Botswana
Brunei Darussalam
Burkina Faso
Cabo Verde
Cameroon
Central African Republic (the)
Chile
Colombia
Congo (the)
Côte d'Ivoire
Cuba
Czechia
Democratic Republic of the Congo (the)
Djibouti
Dominican Republic (the)
Equatorial Guinea
Fiji
France
Gambia (the)
Germany
Greece
Guatemala
Guinea-Bissau
Haiti
Hungary
India
Iran (Islamic Republic of)
Ireland
Italy
Japan
Kazakhstan
Kiribati
Kyrgyzstan
Latvia
Lesotho
Libya
Lithuania
Madagascar
Malaysia
Mali
Marshall Islands (the)
Mauritius
Micronesia (Federated States of)
Mongolia
Morocco
Myanmar
Nauru
Netherlands (the)
Nicaragua
Nigeria
Oman
Palau
Papua New Guinea
Peru
Poland
Qatar
Republic of Moldova (the)
Russian Federation (the)
Saint Kitts and Nevis
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
San Marino
Serbia
Sierra Leone
Slovakia
Solomon Islands
South Africa
Spain
Sudan (the)
Swaziland
Switzerland
Tajikistan
the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
Togo
Trinidad and Tobago
Tuvalu
Ukraine
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (the)
Uzbekistan
Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)
Zimbabwe
Cook Islands (the)
Niue
Albania
Andorra
Antigua and Barbuda
Armenia
Austria
Bahamas (the)
Bangladesh
Belarus
Belize
Bhutan
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Brazil
Bulgaria
Burundi
Cambodia
Canada
Chad
China
Comoros (the)
Costa Rica
Croatia
Cyprus
Democratic People's Republic of Korea (the)
Denmark
Dominica
Ecuador
El Salvador
Eritrea
Ethiopia
Finland
Gabon
Georgia
Grenada
Guinea
Guyana
Honduras
Iceland
Indonesia
Iraq
Jamaica
Kenya
Kuwait
Lao People's Democratic Republic (the)
Lebanon
Liberia
Liechtenstein
Luxembourg
Malawi
Maldives
Malta
Mauritania
Mexico
Monaco
Montenegro
Mozambique
Namibia
Nepal
New Zealand
Norway
Pakistan
Panama
Paraguay
Philippines (the)
Portugal
Republic of Korea (the)
Romania
Rwanda
Saint Lucia
Samoa
Sao Tome and Principe
Senegal
Seychelles
Singapore
Slovenia
Somalia
South Sudan
Sri Lanka
Suriname
Sweden
Thailand
Timor-Leste
Tonga
Turkmenistan
Uganda
United Arab Emirates (the)
United Republic of Tanzania (the)
Uruguay
Vanuatu
Viet Nam
Zambia
Holy See (the)
Antarctica
Aruba
Bermuda
Bonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba
Bouvet Island
British Indian Ocean Territory (the)
Cayman Islands (the)
Christmas Island
Cocos (Keeling) Islands (the)
Curaçao
French Guiana
French Polynesia
French Southern Territories (the)
Gibraltar
Greenland
Guadeloupe
Guam
Guernsey
Heard Island and McDonald Islands

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