"A grant call for new Academy Programme for Development Research launched"
"The Academy of Finland will open a call for applications for the new Academy Programme for Development Research on 1 September. "The programme is intended to provide funding for high-quality, phenomenon-driven and problem-based research that is concerned with issues of global development. It aims to benefit developing countries' economic, social and ecological development while utilising Finnish knowledge and expertise" for further information see the link: http://www.aka.fi/en/about-us/media/whats-new/2017/new-academy-programme.... Anyone interested by this call could form a team and let the PCDO office now as soon as possible, and in parallel the office will establish a grant writing team.
"The Public Affairs Section (PAS) of the U.S. Embassy to Ethiopia is pleased to announce a competition for U.S.-Ethiopian University Linkage Seed Grant projects through the Public Diplomacy Grants program. The purpose of funding these projects is to provide Ethiopian and American universities an opportunity to create new, innovative and mutually beneficial partnerships between two tertiary institutions. These projects should further Mission Ethiopia’s goals of" The areas of interest are agriculture, education, food security, law, media, comminication, public health, and university adminstration. For further information read this link:- https://et.usembassy.gov/u-s-ethiopian-university-linkage-seed-grant-com.... BDU researchers are encouraged to apply for this call.
PS: 4th August 2017 is the deadline!