Anthem Foundation announces Grant to improve Health and Wellness of Communities across U.S.

An additional grant of $23 million has been announced by the Anthem Foundation which aimed at their continued efforts to improve the health and wellness of communities across U.S. The latest funding brings the Foundation’s current community investments to $53 million at work addressing some of the nation’s most pressing and preventable health issues through innovative… [Read More]

EIB and Spanish Bank collaborate to support Unemployed Youth of Spain

The European Investment Bank (EIB) and Spanish bank, Bankia have signed a €50 million agreement to encourage small and medium businesses to hire young unemployed people in Spain. The agreement is backed by the European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI), the heart of the Investment Plan for Europe. Commissioner for Employment, Social Affairs, Skills and… [Read More]

Canadian Government launches Call for Proposals to assist National Conservation Organizations

Environment and Climate Change Canada is launching a call for proposals for the Natural Heritage Conservation Program. Proposals will be sought from organizations that can develop, coordinate, and deliver a national program aimed at assisting local, provincial, territorial, and national conservation organizations in securing ecologically sensitive private lands across Canada. Canadians love nature and the… [Read More]

EU announces New Programmes worth €141 Million for Sahel and Lake Chad Region

Five new programmes worth over €141 million has been adopted by the European Commission under the EU Emergency Trust Fund for Africa. The assistance adds to the 165 programmes already approved across the three regions (North of Africa, Sahel and Lake Chad region and Horn of Africa), worth a total of €3,157 million. These funds were… [Read More]

Safety Training Programme organised for Women Journalists of North Sudan

The Safety Training Programme for Women Journalists of North Sudan was organised by the Sudanese Journalists Union (SJU) with support of the UNESCO Khartoum office. 20 women from different media and media related institutions were trained to manage their personal risks of being violated. The Safety Programme for Women Journalists in Sudan was created by the… [Read More]

Call for Nominations for the Expert Panel on ‘Early Learning and Child Care’ launched

The Government of Canada is creating the Expert Panel on Early Learning and Child Care to support the development and implementation of the Multilateral Early Learning and Child Care Framework and the Indigenous Early Learning and Child Care Framework. For Canadian families, high-quality, affordable child care is more than a convenience—it’s a necessity. The Government… [Read More]

Nonprofits benefit from Motorola Solutions Foundation’s Grant

The grant of more than $9.5 million has been announced by the Motorola Solutions Foundation, the charitable arm of Motorola Solutions to charitable organizations around the world. The grants will impact more than 2 million students, first responders, teachers, veterans and community members in more than 38 countries, with a focus on nonprofit organizations that provide education in… [Read More]

New Program to Eliminate Neglected Tropical Diseases launched in West Africa

A new, five-year $200 million program to control and eliminate five neglected tropical diseases in Sub-Saharan West Africa has been launched by the United States of America, through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) with the collaboration of the ministries of health in 11 countries. This newly launched program deepens USAID’s efforts to eliminate… [Read More]

Local and International NGOs held 3rd Edition of NGO Fair

Over the weekend, the third edition of the Annual NGO Fair was held at the Paynsville City Hall, Paynesville City by the Local and International Nongovernmental Organizations in the country. This year’s program brought together over 50 heads of NGOs both national and international organizations, including Plan Liberia, Kids’ Educational Engagement Project (KEEP), Concern Worldwide,… [Read More]

The 2019 Global Entrepreneurship Summit launched!

The 2019 Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES) has been launched. The Netherlands and the United States will co-host the ninth Global Entrepreneurship Summit in The Hague, the Netherlands. The 2019 GES underscores both countries’ commitment to entrepreneurship and innovation. During the 2019 GES, entrepreneurs and investors will gather for two days of dynamic “TED-like” discussions, panels,… [Read More]