Deadline:

13 June 2019.

Location:

Online.

(Partially Funded)

Description

UNESCO-The International Fund for Cultural Diversity (IFCD).

The International Fund for Cultural Diversity (IFCD) is a multi-donor fund, established by the UNESCO Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions (2005) to support its implementation in developing countries. Its purpose is to foster the emergence of dynamic cultural sectors in developing countries
Parties to the Convention, through strengthening the means to create, produce, distribute and have access
to diverse cultural goods and services.

More Details

The IFCD invests in projects that lead to structural change through:

  • the introduction and/or elaboration of policies and strategies that have a direct impact on the creation, production, distribution of and access to a diversity of cultural expressions, including cultural goods, services, and activities;
  • the reinforcement of human and institutional capacities of the public sector and civil society organizations deemed necessary to support viable local and regional cultural industries and markets in developing countries.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Entrepreneurship
  • Audiovisual/Cinema
  • Visual arts
  • Design
  • Media arts
  • Music
  • Performing arts
  • Publishing

Required Languages

English or French.

Eligible Countries

ALGERIA, COMOROS, DJIBOUTI, EGYPT, IRAQ, JORDAN, KUWAIT, MAURITANIA, MOROCCO, OMAN, PALESTINE, QATAR, SUDAN, SYRIA, TUNISIA, TURKEY, EMIRATES, & OTHER COUNTRIES ARE NOT FROM THE MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA..

Program Period

Minimum 12 months – maximum 24 months

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • Public authorities and institutions from eligible countries (developing countries, Parties to the 2005 Convention).
  • Non-governmental organizations (NGOs) from eligible countries (developing countries, Parties to the 2005 Convention)
  • International non-governmental organizations (INGOs) registered in countries Parties to the 2005 Convention

Opportunity Cost

(Partially Funded)

  • Maximum 100,000 USD.

How to Apply

First Step: Prepare the Application form:

Second Step: Create your account at https://en.unesco.org/creativity/applicant/register;

Third Step: Complete the Application Form by:

  1. Uploading the Project Framework and Complementary Documents in the dedicated fields
  2. Ensuring that all fields have been completed and accept the Terms and Conditions before finalizing your application,
  3. Dating, signing and clicking on the ‘SUBMIT’ button to finalize your application.

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This Scholarship Published by:
Rania Khalaf/ Egypt

Reviewed by” Hend Younis/ Egypt “
MARJ3 Intern
MARJ3 Scholarships team