United Nations Capital Development Fund (UNCDF)

24
Apr

Wednesday, April 24, 2024

Commercial fishing is one of the most dangerous occupations in the world. Accidents and fatalities are common, especially in small-scale fisheries (SSF). Fishers work long hours and often in harsh conditions. Climate change has only increased the hazardous conditions under which small-scale fishers operate, as natural disasters become ever more prevalent and destructive. Damage and […]

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01
May
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22
Jun

Monday, May 1, 2023 to Thursday, June 22, 2023

Learn more about an open call for applications for civil society-led projects that advance women’s digital financial inclusion in Ethiopia. The deadline to apply is June 22, 2023. Note: The grants are administered by Women’s World Banking with UNCDF operating as a technical advisor for grant selection and monitoring and evaluation. Background   The UN Capital […]

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28
Feb

Tuesday, February 28, 2023

This webinar will take place on 28 February, from 13:00 to 14:15 CET and will be open to the public. The platform used will be Webex and there will be simultaneous interpretation in French and Spanish. Due to its innovative approach, Index insurance is rapidly growing in popularity as an alternative to traditional indemnity-based insurance.  For those regions […]

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14
Dec

Wednesday, December 14, 2022

14 December 2022, 9 AM GMT (5 PM SGT) The financial inclusion of the 140 million migrant women is essential to the global development discourse. Remittances from these migrant women are not only a crucial source of income for millions of households in low- and middle-income countries but are also essential to the financial inclusion and resilience of the families receiving them. Despite the […]

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18
Oct
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03
Nov

Tuesday, October 18, 2022 to Thursday, November 3, 2022

*Inquiries to this request for applications may be submitted by email to financial.health@uncdf.org and cc to uncdf.rfa@uncdf.org by 27th October 2022. *All applications must be submitted by 23.59 (IST) on 3rd Nov 2022 through UNCDF e-investment platform: https://apply.uncdf.org/prog/community_of_practice_on_financial_health_and_innovations The United Nations Capital Development Fund (UNCDF) makes public and private finance work for the poor in the world’s 46 least developed countries. With its […]

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29
Sep

Thursday, September 29, 2022

Approximately 281 million migrants, nearly half of whom are women, live and work outside their home countries. Any unforeseen events affecting these migrants, such as death, sickness or job loss, negatively impact the financial stability of the recipient family, leading to an excessive debt trap, inequality and poverty. Insurance and pensions are essential safeguards for […]

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15
Jul
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04
Sep

Friday, July 15, 2022 to Sunday, September 4, 2022

DEADLINE EXTENDED TO 4th September 2022 This call for application is drawn to invite a global partner who could support in building the advocacy efforts for the portfolio, overall agenda and assist to amplify the various projects (interventions). Assist with messaging and managing of exclusive properties created for driving the agenda on FH globally. The […]

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15- 29
Jul

Friday, July 15, 2022 to Friday, July 29, 2022

United Nations Capital Development Fund (UNCDF) Pacific Insurance and Climate Adaptation Programme invites partners specializing in developing frontier Artificial Intelligence solutions for climate disaster risk insurance applications to submit proposals for an interesting project in the Pacific. Interested firms must submit their proposals via email on etenderbox.pacific@undp.org by or before 11.59pm July 29, 2021 (Fiji Time) clearly marked with […]

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01
Jul
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01
Aug

Friday, July 1, 2022 to Monday, August 1, 2022

All applications must be submitted by 23:59 hours (IST) on 01 August, 2022 using the UNCDF e-investment platform. UNCDF ‘s Financial Health programme (FHP) has partnered with the Government of Odisha to strengthen the financial lives of women entrepreneurs under the aegis of Mission Shakti Programme- a state government initiative to empower women through organizing them in self-help groups (SHGs). […]

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01
Jun
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01
Jul

Wednesday, June 1, 2022 to Friday, July 1, 2022

*Deadline extended to July 1st (23:59EDT) To help address the challenge of financial inclusion in Pacific Island Countries (PICs), the United Nations Capital Development Fund (UNCDF) is launching the Pacific Islands FinTech Innovation Challenge. The challenge aims to attract local and global FinTechs with market-ready solutions to address identified problem statements which represent the challenges […]

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18
Apr
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09
May

Monday, April 18, 2022 to Monday, May 9, 2022

Inquiries to this request for applications may be submitted by email to financial.health@uncdf.org and uncdf.rfa@uncdf.org by 02 May 2022. All applications must be submitted by 14:29 hours (EST) on 9 May 2022 using the UNCDF e-investment platform. The purpose of this Expression of Interest (EOI) is to invite firms or a consortium of firms working in the agri-techs, tech providers, e-commerce organizations, […]

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16
Apr
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16
May

Saturday, April 16, 2022 to Monday, May 16, 2022

Inquiries to this request for applications may be submitted by email to financial.health@uncdf.org and uncdf.rfa@uncdf.org by 06 May 2022. All applications must be submitted by 23:59 hours (IST) on 16 May 2022 using the UNCDF e-investment platform. The purpose of this Expression of Interest (EOI) is to invite firms or a consortium of firms working in tech providers, e-commerce organizations, marketplaces, technical advisory organizations etc. […]

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21
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30
Aug

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 to Monday, August 30, 2021

Applications deadline: 11.59 pm EDT on 30 August 2021  UNCDF makes public and private finance work for the poor in the world’s 46 least developed countries. With its capital mandate and instruments, UNCDF offers “last mile” finance models that unlock public and private resources, especially at the domestic level, to reduce poverty and support local […]

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Jul
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06
Aug

Thursday, July 1, 2021 to Friday, August 6, 2021

Inquiries to this request for applications may be submitted by email to financial.health@uncdf.org and uncdf.rfa@uncdf.org by 6th August 2021. All applications must be submitted by 23:59 hours (IST) on 15th August 2021 using the UNCDF einvestment platform: UNCDF has partnered with the Government of Odisha to further strengthen the financial lives of women entrepreneurs under the aegis of Mission […]

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08
Mar

Monday, March 8, 2021

March 8, 2021 08:00 AM in Eastern Time (US and Canada) Women’s World Banking, the World Bank, the Better Than Cash Alliance, and the United Nations Capital Development Fund invite you to join our Call to Action on March 8, International Women’s Day! Today, 247 million women 15+ are living below the extreme poverty line […]

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18
Jan
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28
Feb

Monday, January 18, 2021 to Sunday, February 28, 2021

Application Deadline: 28 February 2021 23:59 EST UNCDF is seeking applications from customer research-focused consulting firms to: I. Conduct comprehensive demand research on migrant remittances using data analytics from institutional databases, II. Carry out a Lean Data Survey, III. Conduct qualitative behavioural research using HCD techniques, IV. Develop a HCD toolkit on inclusive digital remittances and […]

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12- 31
Jan

Tuesday, January 12, 2021 to Sunday, January 31, 2021

Deadline for submission: 23:00 on 31st January 2021 Eastern Standard Time (GMT -5). The purpose of this request for applications (RFA) is to develop, host and manage online learning solutions for Better Than Cash Alliance (the Alliance) Secretariat team, its members and other stakeholders. This initiative aims to promote exchange of learnings and experiences, on […]

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21
Dec
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15
Mar

Monday, December 21, 2020 to Monday, March 15, 2021

Summary:UNCDF in partnership with the European Union under the 11th European Development Fund (EDF) and the Government of Uganda under the Office of the Prime Minister is implementing a four-year Programme referred to as the Development Initiative for Northern Uganda (DINU). The general objective of the Programme is to consolidate stability in Northern Uganda, eradicate […]

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02- 05
Jun

Yangon Myanmar

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 to Friday, June 5, 2020

This global forum will confront the most pressing financial inclusion question of the day:  How do we promote inclusion and trust in digital financial services while fostering innovation and growth? The gathering will bring together financial service providers, fintechs, regulators, investors, and digital financial service experts for three days of trainings, panels, and interactive breakout discussions, […]

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