The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), the UNAIDS convening agency on HIV prevention, treatment and care for people who use drugs, invites proposals from civil society organizations working in the area of harm reduction. The primary aim of the funding opportunity is to strengthen the capacity of civil society to address HIV prevention, treatment, care and support among people who inject drugs.
The proposals must focus on one, more than one or all of the following – HIV prevention, treatment, care, and support among people who inject drugs. The projects should support the active participation of drugs user communities, have an international reach (regional or global), and are initiated, planned, managed, implemented, monitored and/or evaluated by community based organization.
Project funding ranges between US$5,000 to US$60,000.
- Applicant must be a non-profit making organization or Non Governmental Organization registered under the relevant Laws of the country where it is registered.
- Applicants must demonstrate prior experience of implementing activities in the area of HIV prevention, treatment, care and support among people who use drugs.
- Applicants must have the required experience or capability to administer international funding.
- Applicants must have a bank account.
- Proposed project must aim at strategic initiatives addressing HIV prevention, treatment, care and support among people who inject drugs.
- Proposed project must have an international reach, either regional or global/worldwide.
For more information, please visit UNODC Call for Proposals.