Deadline: 7 June 2017.
The High Commission of Canada in Cameroon is seeking applications for its Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI) 2017-2018 to support positive bilateral relations between Canada, recipient countries and their respective civil societies by deepening contacts and supporting local endeavours.
The CFLI is a program designed to fund small-scale bilateral projects in Official Development Assistance (ODA) eligible countries, which align with Global Affairs Canada’s thematic priority areas for engagement. The program is directed at projects conceived and designed by non-governmental organization.
Promoting human rights;
Promoting gender equality and empowerment of women and girls
The fund’s financial allocation per project may not exceed CAD 25 000$ (approximately 11,000,000 FCFA at the May 2017 exchange rate). Successful projects must be implemented between September 2017 and mid-February 2018.
1. Demonstrate a minimum of 2 years of experience in the field of activity;
2. Show proof of experience working in the project region, or presence in the region of project activity;
3. Not have been financed by the CFLI in both 2015-2016 and 2016-2017.
How to Apply
Proposals may be submitted through either of the following address: firstname.lastname@example.org using the official proposal form available upon request. Proposals may also be submitted in hardcopy to the Canadian High Commission at “Les Colonnades” building (New Bastos neighborhood), Yaoundé, using the attached application form.
Organizations with short-listed projects will be contacted directly either by telephone or by email by 15 August 2017. If you require more information, you may contact the Canadian High Commission directly at: 222-503-900 / 699-890-630 or 650-285-093.