OSIWA Call for Proposals : Because Accountability Counts!

The Open Society for West Africa (OSIWA), a private operating and grant making Foundation is calling for proposals from Civil society groups and Non governmental Organisations under its first 2009 call with theme "Because Accountability Counts"

The overarching priorities of the foundation in 2009 will be Transparency and Accountability activities designed to monitor the actions of governments and hold  them accountable to their citizens and Capacity building activities designed to enhance the capacity of individuals, institutions and governments.

Proposals are expected in four broad strategic areas as follows:
* Governance( Political and Economic)
* Law,Justice and Human Rights
* Public Health and Development,with current emphasis on HIV/AIDS
* Information Communication Technology and Media

Deadline for Submission of proposals is 15th February 2009

Method of Application:
All applicants must fill the proposal and budget templates which can be downloaded from the OSIWA website. A detailed Call for Proposal can also be obtained from the website:

All inquiries should be sent to proposals@osiwa.org