Call for Proposals: Transforming harmful masculinities in universities through HeForShe Movement in Türkiye under the Project “Advancing gender equality and women’s leadership in political and business life” (CFP – TUR – 2022 – 03)


UN Women invites applications from civil society organizations (CSOs) to submit proposals to scale men and boys’ engagement in gender equality to challenge gender roles/stereotypes and transform harmful masculinities in at least ten universities all around Türkiye through HeForShe movement. The overall objective is to change perceptions of gender roles/stereotypes and transform harmful masculinities among university students in a sustainable way and demonstrate the change.

This Call for Proposals is launched within the framework of the “Advancing Gender Equality and Women's Leadership in Political and Business Life Project” implemented by UN Women Türkiye with the financial support of Sweden through the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency.

Applicants are kindly invited to review the Terms of Reference (along with the templates of Partner Agreement and UN Women Policy documents) and the eligibility requirements carefully.

Eligible applicants are requested to ensure the submission of all documents listed below:

Part of proposal

Annex B-1 Mandatory Requirements/Pre-Qualification Criteria and Contractual Aspects

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Annex B-2 Template for Proposal Submission

Part of proposal

Annex B-3 Format of Resume for Proposed Personnel

Part of proposal

Annex B-4 Capacity Assessment Minimum Documents (supporting documents should be submitted with the application)

Application deadline: 29 September 2022, Türkiye midnight time.

Call for proposals (PDF)

Call for proposals (DOCX)

Clarifications (PDF)


Questions regarding the application processes can be submitted until 12 September 2022 until the end of business hours. Clarifications will be issued until 19 September 2022 on the CFP announcement page.

E-mail address for applications and questions: [ Click to reveal ]

When submitting applications and questions use of the reference code “CFP – TUR – 2022 – 03” in the subject section of the email is required.