MENA-CD Fellowships with IHE-Delft

About This programme aims to strengthen the capacity of professionals and decision makers in the water sector to improve water management in the MENA region countries to better cope with the challenges of stressed water resources including under the impacts of climate change. IHE Delft will provide water professionals from seven MENA countries (Djibouti, Egypt, […]

Funding Opportunities from the U.S. Global Development Lab

Funding Opportunities from the U.S. Global Development Lab Now accepting applications from African Graduate Students and Mentors for land and resource governance research projects in select African countries USAID’s Global Development Lab is pleased to announce the Partnerships for Enhanced Engagement in Research (PEER) Special Call for applications to support graduate students and their mentors interested in […]

Call for the next cohort of the One Planet Fellowship

The call for the next cohort of the One Planet Fellowship is now open for applications and will close on March 31, 2020. The One Planet Fellowship seeks to build a vibrant, highly connected, and inter-generational network of African and European scientist leaders equipped to use a gender lens to help Africa’s smallholder farmers adapt to a […]

Request for Proposals: JRS Biodiversity Foundation

2020 Request for Proposals The JRS Biodiversity Foundation is issuing a Request for Proposals (RFP) for multi-year projects focused upon biodiversity data, knowledge and information services related to (1) freshwater biodiversity, (2) pollinator biodiversity, and (3) biodiversity informatics capacity development. The foundation will award about 1.6 million U.S. dollars among qualifying proposals by July 2020. […]

Bridge Spark Fund Launch

The Bridge Collaborative has officially launched their Bridge Spark Fund designed to expand the pipeline of integrated solutions needed to solve today’s most pressing global challenges for people and nature. Through this Fund, they will grant four US$150,000 awards – two focused on impact in the U.S., and two on impact in low-and-middle-income countries (LMICs) – to advance […]

Fall 2019 Call for Proposals: SESYNC

The National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center (SESYNC) has annouced it’s Fall 2019 request for Proposals for Collaborative and Interdisciplinary Team-Based Research SESYNC is seeking proposals for pressing socio-environmental synthesis projects focused on tools, methods, and other practices applicable to actionable team research. One of Fall 2019’s focal themes is: Social and Environmental Dimensions of the Food-Water-Energy […]

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Call with South Africa on Water-Energy-Food nexus

The South African National Research Foundation (NRF) under the Meridian Fund has opened its first call for proposals focusing on the Water-Energy-Food nexus within major societal challenges in South Africa. Deadline for submission: September 26, 2019 Call for proposals: https://www.nwo.nl/en/news-and-events/news/2019/06/call-with-south-africa-on-water-energy-food-nexus.html The Meridian Fund: https://www.nwo.nl/en/research-and-results/programmes/wotro/merian-fund/merian-fund.html