[chamada] Global Innovation Fund – GIF Funds

20/06/2017 13:01

Objetivo:
The Global Innovation Fund (GIF) is nonprofit innovation fund headquartered in London. The GIF invests in social innovations that aim to improve the lives and opportunities of millions of people in the developing world. GIF supports breakthrough solutions to global development challenges from social enterprises, for-profit firms, non-profit organisations, international organisations and researchers. The GIF Funds invests in a range of innovations with strong potential for social impact at a large scale. GIF defines ‘innovation’ broadly to include new business models, policy practices, technologies, behavioural insights, or ways of delivering products and services that benefit the poor in developing countries, any solution that has potential to address an important development problem more effectively than existing approaches. GIF is interested in innovations that enable greater social impacts to be achieved compared to current practices.

Inscrições:
durante todo o ano.

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[bolsa] Informações sobre a Chamada 2017 para Bolsas PQ e DT

14/06/2017 16:33

Com relação ao Edital Bolsas de Produtividade em Pesquisa (PQ) e de Desenvolvimento Tecnológico e Extensão Inovadora (DT)/2017, o CNPq informa que as inscrições serão abertas, em data a ser confirmada, até o início de julho/2017.

Os recursos já estão garantidos, mas não haverá aumento no número de bolsas.

O atraso se deu por questões meramente técnicas internas (ajustes no sistema).

O Calendário de Avaliações será mantido, ou seja, o julgamento será em novembro/2017.

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[chamada] NGS – Early Career Grant 2017

14/06/2017 16:23

Objetivo:
The National Geographic Society (NGS) is a global nonprofit organization committed to exploring and protecting our planet. Every day, National Geographic works to promote science and conservation across the planet, and we couldn’t do it without your generosity. NGS awards grants for research, conservation, education, and storytelling through its Committee for Research and Exploration. An Early Career Grant application is a request for funding that offers individuals their first opportunity to lead their own project. All proposed projects must be novel and exploratory, and be of broad interest. National Geographic Society grant-funded projects should be bold, innovative, and transformative.

Inscrições:
Durante o todo o ano.

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[chamada] FAO – Technical Cooperation Programme

12/06/2017 17:13

Objetivo:
The Technical Cooperation Programme (TCP) was launched in 1976 and is a part of FAO s Regular Programme, financed from the assessed contributions of its Members. The TCP is one of FAO s tools for contributing to the achievement of the UN Millennium Development Goals and particularly the goal of eradicating extreme poverty and hunger. The Programme aims to provide FAOs technical expertise to its Member countries through targeted, short term, catalytic projects. The projects address technical problems in the field of agriculture, fisheries, forestry and rural livelihood that prevent Member countries, either individually or collectively, from implementing their development programmes.

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Durante todo o ano.

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[chamada] USAID – Development Innovation Ventures

08/06/2017 17:30

Inscrições: durante todo o ano

The Development Innovation Ventures (DIV) supports breakthrough solutions to the world’s most intractable development challenges by finding and testing bold ideas that could change millions of lives at a fraction of the usual cost. The DIV model begins with an open grant competition for innovative ideas, pilots and tests them using cutting-edge analytical methods, and scales solutions that demonstrate widespread impact and cost-effectiveness.
DIV provides financing at Three Stages along an innovation’s growth path.
Applicants can apply at any stage, and those who have received funding at a prior stage must compete to advance to the next stage:
Stage 1: Proof of Concept/Initial Testing;
Stage 2: Testing and Positioning for Scale;
Stage 3: Transitioning Proven Solutions to Scale.

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