The International Development Research Centre (IDRC) in partnership with the United Kingdom’s Department for International Development (DfID) and The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation launched a Call for Research Proposals for the Growth and Economic Opportunities for Women (GrOW). This is for a systematic review of the evidence of the effects of women’s economic empowerment on economic growth.
Note: This Call for research specifically looks at Theme 3. Please see the Call document for further details.
Online applications can be submitted in either English or French. UN, donor, and multilateral organizations are not eligible to apply. Applications from individual persons will not be accepted. Research focused on a single country or economic context will not be accepted. Applications led by principal investigators who are already leads on any other GrOW funded project will not be accepted. Research organizations located or planning to conduct research in the following countries are not eligible for research grants as lead institutions: Cape Verde, Comoros, Equatorial Guinea, Mauritius, Sao Tome and Principe, Seychelles, and Somalia.
Up to $500K.
Not exceeding 24 months, including all research activities and final reporting.
For details, please consult the IDRC page on GrOW: Effects of Women’s Economic Empowerment on Economic Growth. To apply, please complete and submit the online application.
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