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Call for Bids: Political Participation

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Proposals should focus on encouraging improved voter and civil engagement in the governorates outside of Amman.

The bidding window for the Arab Partnership Participation Fund (APPF) in Jordan to support the delivery of Political Participation projects for 2013/2014 is now open. Proposals should focus on encouraging improved voter and civil engagement in the governorates outside of Amman, covering one or both of the following priorities:

  • Supporting local civil society institutions to play a positive and responsible role in local politics, building their capacity to effectively harness information on local activities and cascade key messages and platforms to their respective communities.
  • Strengthening local community engagement with municipal councils regarding local events—political, economic, and security-related—and providing a mechanism for constructive dialogue with municipal officials.

All bidders should complete a concept note template and send it to AP.Amman@fco.gov.uk by 19 August.

The Embassy will accept concept notes in Arabic, although English is preferred.

The Embassy will only contact successful bidders to discuss their concept notes and next steps.

For more details on the Arab Partnership Participation Fund please visit Arab partnership participation fund.

Project Concept Note