Grant Guidelines - Overview
The Disability Rights Fund (DRF) seeks to strengthen the participation of Disabled Persons’ Organizations (DPOs) in the advancement of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) at country level in the Africa, Asia, Latin America and the Caribbean, the Middle East, the Pacific Islands, and Eastern Europe.
The 2013 “Advancing Rights for All” grant cycle consisted of two grantmaking rounds:
1. Round One: The first grantmaking round, which included a Letter of Interest (LoI) process for DPOs in India (States of Andhra Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Karnataka, Kerala, Orissa, Tamil Nadu or the National Capital of Delhi only) and Ukraine as well as a Request for Proposals (RFP) process for DPOs in Haiti, Indonesia, and Lebanon is now closed.
2. Round Two: The second grantmaking round, which consists of a now closed Letter of Interest (LoI) process for DPOs in Bangladesh and Uganda and a now closed Request for Proposals (RFP) process for DPOs in Ghana, Pacific Island Countries (Cook Islands, Federated States of Micronesia, Fiji, Kiribati, Nauru, Niue, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Republic of the Marshall Islands, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu, and Vanuatu), Rwanda, and Peru. Only selected DPOs from Peru were asked to submit an application.