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UNFPA, United Nations Population Fund, an international development agency, invites qualified organizations to submit proposals for Sahel Women’s Empowerment and Demographic Dividend (SWEDD) - capacity building and implementation support to NGOs implementing girl-centered programming.

 The purpose of the Invitation for Proposals is to identify eligible non-governmental organizations for prospective partnership with UNFPA WCARO to support achievement of results outlined in the attached TOR or section 1.3 below.

 Organizations that wish to participate in this Invitation for Proposals are requested to send their submission through email or mail no later than 25 July 2019 17h00 Dakar timeclearlymarked “NGO Invitation for Proposals  - UNFPA/WCARO/IFP/19/002” by either physical mail OR email (organizations are only required to choose one method of submission – electronic is preferred), at the following addresses:

Mailing address:

UNFPA West and Central Africa Regional Office

P.O. Box 21090 Dakar-Ponty, Dakar, SENEGAL



 Applications must be submitted in French or English.  

Any requests for additional information must be addressed in writing by 17 July 2019 at the latest to Ms. Lauren Bolinger, UNFPA will post responses to queries or clarification requests by any NGO applicants who submitted, on UNGM before the deadline for submission of applications.

 UNFPA shall notify applying organizations whether it is considered for further action.

 Please refer to the following UNGM site for all necessary documents:  

*Note to any organizations who have already submitted an offer – Please note that you do not need to resubmit your proposal. Offers already received will be considered during the evaluation process.