Wednesday, February 07, 2007
The CGIAR has launched a new competitive grants program designed to cultivate stronger relationships between civil society organizations and the CGIAR in agricultural research for development. This initiative is part of the building blocks for further expanding engagement with CSOs and sharing knowledge for impact.
What are the objectives of this new competitive grants initiative?
- Support innovative projects involving civil society partners and other stakeholders in agricultural research for development
- Promote partnerships between the CGIAR and CSOs that apply novel approaches for working together better
- Create new avenues by which a growing network of CSO and CGIAR partners can continue to learn one another through active knowledge sharing
The deadline for submitting concept notes is March 15th. For more information, templates, eligibility etc.: http://www.cgiar.org/csos/cso_cgiar_grant_program.html