Indigenous Peoples Assistance Facility 2011 Call for Proposals IASG, Nov 2011 A. Cordone, IFAD. OBJECTIVE.
2011 Call for Proposals
IASG, Nov 2011
A. Cordone, IFAD
Strengthen indigenous peoples’ communities and their organizations by financing micro-projects which foster their self-driven development in the framework of the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples.
Generate lessons learned and approaches for replication and up-scaling.
Small grants ranging
between USD 20,000 and USD 50,000
Maximum duration of two years
The IPAF Board is independent and composed of a majority of IPs leaders
The Board reviews the proposals and makes final recommendations on grant awards
IPAF Current Board Members: Joan Carling, Mirna Cunningham, Kyrham Nongkynrih, Wolde Gossa Tadesse, Jean-Philippe Audinet
New: Community Consultation
2011 Call for Proposals specificities
1130 proposals received from 88 countries
Comparison 2008 - 2011 by Region
Screening process with support of FIMI, MPIDO, Tebtebba
Oversight IPAF Secretariat
149 highest rated proposals
IPAF Board expected to meet early January 2012 to revise best proposals and take final decision on awards