Call for Proposals: Establish a national CSOs platform for monitoring the implementation of CEDAW Recommendations, Istanbul Convention (Only for Albania)

Date: Friday, August 11, 2017

UN Women is inviting civil society organizations (CSOs) or CSOs networks working on gender equality and ending violence against women to submit proposals to establish a network of organizations to support women´s voice and agency to monitor, report on and advocate for the implementation of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW) and the Council of Europe Convention on preventing and combating violence against women and domestic violence (Istanbul Convention). The proposal will contribute to the implementation of the Programme Ending Discrimination and Violence against Women: Implementing Norms, Changing Minds. The Programme aims at ending gender based discrimination and violence against women, with a particular focus on the most disadvantaged groups of women, in the Western Balkans and Turkey.

Organizations that wish to participate in this Call for Proposals are requested to send all required application documents in one email to unwomen.albania@unwomen.org indicating in the e-mail subject: EVAW Albania- capacity building of CSOs for monitoring of Istanbul Convention, CEDAW Concluding Observations.

By 17 September 2017. 

Proposals received after the date and time may not be accepted for consideration.

UN Women will acknowledge receipt of the applications through a confirmation e‐mail. Only those short listed shall be considered and further contacted.