Commonwealth Foundation Grants for Civil Society Organisations

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Commonwealth Foundation Grants for Civil Society Organisations

With more than 2.3 billion citizens, the Commonwealth Foundation provides a potentially huge pool of ideas for advancing societies. The Foundation offers grants of up to £200,000 over four years in support of innovative project ideas and approaches that seek to strengthen the ability of civic voices

Focus Areas

We are interested in supporting projects that strengthen civic voice so that it:

 

  • Is more effective in holding governance institutions to account
  • Enhances involvement in policy processes
  • Shapes public discourse
  • Your project should address one or both of the following outcomes and may include the use of creative expression to achieve project aims:
  • Stronger civic voices engaging in policy processes to hold government to account:
  • Your project will strengthen the capacity of civic voices in contributing to:
  • Monitoring government commitments and action

 

  • Raising awareness and advocating for specific policy issues
  • Public discourse more reflective of less-heard voices
  • Your project will support less heard voices to contribute to public discourse on development issues
  • Your project will support less heard voices to access policy spaces and/or platforms with the potential to amplify voices and influence public discourse
  • You can forward any enquiries you have about our grants call to cfgrants@commonwealth.int

    How to Apply

  • For more information and call for application details, see; application details, see; Commonwealth Foundation Grants for Civil Society Organisations 

 

 

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