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Offer: Call for applications for the Japan Water Forum Fund 2013 (Deadline: 19 August 2013)

Any grass-roots organizations in only least developed countries involved in resolution of water and sanitation problems

The countries are:
Afghanistan, Angola, Bangladesh, Benin, Bhutan, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Central African Rep., Chad, Comoros, Congo, Dem. Rep., Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gambia, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, Kiribati, Laos, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nepal, Niger, Rwanda, Samoa, São Tomé e Príncipe, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Tanzania, Timor-Leste, Togo, Tuvalu, Uganda, Vanuatu, Yemen, Zambia (49 countries)

Effective for reporting on 2012 and 2013 flows

„ What kind of projects can be awarded the grants from JWF Fund 2013?
Only projects planned and faithfully implemented to solve the current water and sanitation problems by
grass-roots organizations in developing countries will be considered.
These projects include for example:
- Installation of rainwater-harvesting tanks, ponds or digging wells;
- Development of small scale water supply systems;
- Building new toilets and upgrading existing sanitation facilities;
- Prevention of water-related disasters projects;
- Establishment and encouragement of water-efficient irrigation;
- Solving gender issues on water and sanitation;
- Water environment restoration activities.

Up to 1,000(one thousand) US$ per project/organization
・Only one project is accepted* from one organization.

(NB: adapted from the website)


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