The United States Government, represented by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Regional Contracting Office in Budapest, Hungary, is seeking applications from qualified organizations interested in implementing the Kosovo Civil Society Program (CSP). The program is aimed to support USAID/Kosovo Strategic Objective (S.O) 2.1 entitled ?Civil Society and Government are More Effective Partners in Achieving Good Governance? with intermediate results: (1) better informed citizens; (2) increased civil society influence on public policy decisions; and (3) increased citizen participation in political and economic decision making. Subject to the availability of funds, USAID intends to provide approximately $3,900,000 in total USAID funding to be allocated over a 3 (three) year period. The Strategic Team requests that applicants demonstrate their commitment to program success by including cost-sharing. The recommended cost share is 10% of the total activity cost. Please refer to the full announcement of the RFA for all information and requirements to submit an application.
Any questions concerning this RFA should be submitted in writing either by fax or email (Email preferred) to Ms. Riana Napitupulu, Acquisition & Assistance Specialist, firstname.lastname@example.org and to Mr. Bruce Gelband, Regional Agreement Officer, at email@example.com. or via fax (36)(1) 475-4988 or 475-4991, at the USAID Regional Services Center, Regional Contracting Office, Budapest, Hungary. The deadline for receipt of questions and/or requests for clarifications is no later than 17:00 hours local Budapest time, January 21, 2005. Please do not contact USAID/Kosovo directly, since all communication must be through the RCO/Budapest.
Who can apply:
Eligible functional categories:
USAID Foreign Assistance for Programs Overseas
If you have problems accessing the full announcement, please contact:
Agency for International Development, Overseas Missions, Budapest USAID-Regional Services Center