Thinking of a Career in Emergency Management?
- BY Nicole Pelette
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) GEF Small Grants Programme invites applications/proposals from registered indigenous non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and community-based organizations (CBOs) for grants to implement community-level projects that enhance ecosystem services, adopt sustainable land management practices, and innovate alternative livelihood options in six districts of Karamoja Region comprising: Moroto, Kotido, Kaabong, Karenga, Nakapiripirit, and Nabilatuk.
Proposed interventions should target local communities including subsistence farmers, pastoralists, agropastoralists, and other resource users, and ensure that vulnerable segments of the population in the project area have sustainable livelihoods and employment including improved agricultural systems, to manage the population dynamics, economic disparities, environment shocks, and recovery.
Priority will be given to proposals that respond to one or both of the following objectives: