Are you a youth-led or youth-focused national organization with a big idea to promote young people’s right to access and use family planning services and information? Do you see a timely opportunity to support the rights of adolescents and youth to decide, freely and for themselves, whether and when to have children? Family Planning 2020 (FP2020) can help you fund that activity through the Rapid Response Mechanism’s Youth Outreach!
The Rapid Response Mechanism’s (RRM) Youth Outreach is a one-time call for proposals focusing on youth-led and youth-focused initiatives. This call will run through August 30, 2017.
Through this initiative, FP2020 aims to:
The RRM’s Youth Outreach will provide small grants for time-sensitive projects. To be considered time-sensitive, your project should:
The activities in your project should fall into one or more of the following categories: Technical assistance, non-routine training, advocacy, or increasing access for hard-to-reach and marginalized groups. For examples of past and current RRM-funded projects, please visit the RRM webpage.
To learn more about application criteria, please visit the RRM Youth Outreach FAQ page.
Youth-led or youth-focused registered national civil society organizations are eligible for consideration in this time-bound call for proposals. FP2020 considers organizations to be youth-focused if their programs serve adolescents and young people. FP2020 considers organizations to be youth-led if they are both serving and led by young people (30 years old or under). If you are applying as a youth-led organization, you will be asked to provide additional details regarding your organization’s youth leadership.
Please remember that:
Check out our resources below, review the Frequently Asked Questions , and tune in on August 22, 2017 for our English and French webinars to learn more!