GRANT ASSISTANCE FOR GRASSROOTS HUMAN SECURITY PROJECTS (GGP) PROGRAMME
GOVERNMENT OF JAPAN
The Government of Japan invites to apply for the Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Projects (GGP) Programme, in fiscal year 2018 (April 2018- March 2019).
Reflecting the Japanese Government's strong commitment to uphold the concept of "Human Security", GGP programme intends to contribute to improvements in various fields including education, health, infrastructure, as well as other sectors.
The overall goal of GGP is to enhance the wellbeing of people at the grassroots level, based on the concept of human security.
ELIGIBLE RECIPIENTS: Non-Government Organizations (NGOs), Non-Profit Organizations (NPOs), Local Public Authorities, Educational Institutions, Research Institutions and Medical Institutions.
Recipients shall have minimum 3 years of activities with stable financial status.
Education: Primary Education, Illiteracy Reduction, Vocational Training, Human Resource Development in Communities.
Health: Primary Health Care, Social Welfare for People with Disabilities and Vulnerable People, Rehabilitation for People with Disabilities, Family Planning, HIV/AIDS, Prevention of Communicable Diseases.
Infrastructure: Improvement of Community Lifeline, Disaster Prevention, Environmental Protection, Renewable Energy Generalization, Waste Management.
Others: Mine Risk Education, Women’s Empowerment, Refugee Support, Vehicle Provision
Note: The priority is given to the projects which are in line with Japanese Assistance Policy for the Republic of Armenia. Please see GGP Presentation for the detail.
(Assistance Policy for the Republic of Armenia: http://www.ru.emb-japan.go.jp/ARMENIA/20130613.html)
- Capability of the proponent (including track record, financial management capacity, implementation capability and monitoring system, etc.)
- Project feasibility
- Appropriateness and cost-effectiveness of the requested grant
- Necessity, urgency and impact
GRANT AMOUNT: The grant amount per project generally cannot exceed JPY 10,000,000 (approximately US$ 90,000 in FY 2017)
DURATION: No longer than 12 months.
ENGLISH-BASE APPLICATION: All the required documents shall be presented in English.
DEADLINE FOR THE APPLICATION: Application for FY 2018 which is opened until 30 June, 2018.
HOW TO APPLY: Send your project request papers and all supporting documents to: E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
DOWNLOAD: Please find the GGP guideline and application form and read them carefully before you start preparing for the application.
Japan Embassy in Armenia
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