Call for project proposals on Monitoring Electoral and Democratic Processes (2018)

The Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) launched a Small Grant Program for short-term projects in the area of monitoring of electoral and democratic processes, electoral education and independent reporting of public interest events in media.

Submitted proposals have to require a one-time contribution from SDC of min. CHF 2’000 and max. CHF 20’000, and have a duration of not more than 6 months (September 2018 – February 2019). SDC’s contributions will amount to a maximum of 80% of the overall proposed intervention.

Eligible for funding are the following types of legal entities registered in Moldova: a) national and local specialized non-governmental organizations, b) national and local media institutions that have an independent editorial policy, serve the public interest, with demonstrated commitment to ethical and professional journalism.

The deadline for submission of project proposals is 3 September 2018. Applicants shall send their proposals to: chisinau@eda.admin.ch.