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Oxfam | Grants for peacebuilding projects in South Sudan & Uganda

| Sector: Peacebuilding
| Granting entity: Oxfam
| Deadline: September 30
| Type of support: Grants
| Funding/benefits: From 25 to 40 million UGX
| Applicants: South Sudanese and Ugandan CSOs
| Locations: Uganda, in Arua (new Terego and Madi Okolo Districts; for Rhino, Omugo and Imvepi settlements), Yumbe District (Bidibidi settlement), and Lamwo District (Palabek settlement)

Synopsis: The call aims at supporting community-led peacebuilding in districts hosting refugees to carry out activities within refugee settlements under any of the following themes:

  • Building peaceful coexistence with host communities
  • Engaging in mediation or dispute resolution relating to incidents of violence or ongoing sources of tension either within refugee communities, or in relation to refugee and host communities;
  • Supporting refugees’ awareness of and engagement in South Sudan peace processes
  • Addressing ethnic and political cleavages among refugees
  • Addressing youth idleness and poverty as a strategy for conflict mitigation
  • Documenting and remembering the impact of the conflict
  • Addressing the impacts of Covid-19 pandemic outbreak on conflict dynamics
  • Engaging with authorities to develop/discuss strategies for conflict mitigation in settlements

Link to application: https://uganda.oxfam.org/get-involved-jobs/call-proposals-supporting-community-led-peacebuilding-districts-hosting-refugees

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