The Innovations for Social Accountability in Cambodia (ISAC) is a five-year project supported by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) from October 2019 to September 2024 and implemented by FHI 360, a non-profit human development organization dedicated to improving lives in lasting ways by advancing integrated, locally-driven solutions. FHI 360’s implementation partners for ISAC are DAI Global, Internews, and Open Development Cambodia (ODC). The goal of the project is to support Cambodian citizens in urban areas to improve accountability for public services in health, education, Sangkat administration services, and other citizen priorities through the application of social accountability tools. It will achieve this goal by accomplishing the following four objectives, while incorporating Gender Equality and Social Inclusion (GESI) principles across project activities:
ISAC announces its Annual Program Statement (APS) to solicit applications for the Digital Innovation and Information Fund (DIIF) from registered civil society organizations (CSOs), community-based organizations (CBOs) and/or technology companies to design and implement technology-enabled projects that aim to enhance local government accountability for the delivery of primary education, health center and Sangkat administration services in seven ISAC municipalities.
What is the Annual Program Statement looking to fund?
The Digital Innovation and Information Fund, in accordance with the third objective of the ISAC project, is seeking to support CSOs, community-based organizations (CBOs), and/or private companies to design and implement new or existing ICT-enabled projects to:
Under this solicitation, ISAC will provide a maximum of three grants, each of which must not exceed USD 33,333, and it is subject to availability of funding. All award activities must have a period of performance in between three and six months.
Interested entities should download and review the following Annual Program Statement, Application Template, Budget Template and frequently asked questions (FAQs) about the Fund. The applications will be accepted from now until 30 September 2020.
Applications are accepted and reviewed on a rolling basis, and the grants can be awarded anytime, so applicants are encouraged to submit applications early before the closing date.
Questions and applications must be submitted to email into the contact detail with the subject line “Digital Innovation and Information Fund”.
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