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Call for Poject Proposals: French Solidarity Programme

“Strengthening the Professional Skills of Civil Society Organisations in Ghana”

Request for proposals from Ghanaian Civil Society Organisations
Location: Ghana
Duration:12 to 15 Months
Deadline for Submission:29th June 2017 at 4 pm GMT(both soft copy and hard copy)
Start Date: August 2017

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Development of France aims to strengthen civil societies across the globe. The French Embassy of Ghana is, therefore, calling on Ghanaian Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) to respond to this call for proposals on governance and environmental submissions.

A total of four projects will be chosen: two with the theme democratic governance and the other two projects promoting good environmental practices especially related to climate change and small-scale mining. Projects that would emphasise on women and youth participation, conflict resolution and actions supporting the Open Government Partnership would be valued.

The application form and terms of reference can be downloaded from the website of the Embassy of France in Ghana at

Applicants must drop a hard copy of their proposal at the security post of the French Embassy from Monday to Thursday, between 8 am and 4 pm and also email the full application to as one PDF file.

Applications that do not follow the guidelines will not be accepted.

Kindly find the Terms of Reference for the Governance and Environment proposals, respectively.

Access the Grants Application form here.

For all enquiries on this call for proposals, please contact and indicate in the email title ‘enquiry’:
Genevieve Partington
Project Coordinator- FSP PISCCA
Embassy of France, Accra
Tel: 0302 21 45 50

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