Call: To support capacity building on rights of the child and child protection for professionals in asylum and migration
Rights, Equality and Citizenship
|Type of Fund||Action programme|
|Description of programme |
"Rights, Equality and Citizenship"
The general objective of the Programme shall be to contribute, in accordance with Article 4 of the Treaty on the EU (TEU), to the further development of an area where equality and the rights of persons as enshrined in the TEU, in the Treaty of the Functioning of the EU (TFEU), in the Charter of fundamental rights of the EU and in the international human rights conventions to which the Union has acceded, are promoted, protected and effectively implemented.
To achieve the general objective, the Programme has the following specific objectives:
Amongst others, the specific objectives shall be pursued through:
To support capacity building on rights of the child and child protection for professionals in asylum and migration
|Description of call |
"To support capacity building on rights of the child and child protection for professionals in asylum and migration"
|This call for proposals will support capacity building on rights of the child and child protection for professionals working for and with children in migration. The aim of the call is to ensure better protection and respect for the rights of all children in migration on EU territory through capacity-building for family-based care for unaccompanied children (Priority 1) and through building capacity and cooperation mechanisms for guardians whose role is to safeguard the rights of children in migration (Priority 2). Proposals shall complement the efforts of the EU in the area of rights of the child and child protection, and support the work on integrated child protection systems. To this end, proposals should be carried out in line with the 10 Principles for integrated child protection systems, and proposals should describe how their project implements the principles. This call does not aim to support operating costs.|
|Thematic Focus||Education, Equal Rights, Youth, Capacity Building, Human Rights|
|Funding area|| EU Member States |
Iceland / Ísland
|Select Origin of Applicant|| EU Member States |
Iceland / Ísland
|Eligible applicants||Education and Training Centres, , Federal State / Region / City / Municipality / Local Authority, , Research Institution, Lobby Group / Professional Association / Trade Union, International Organization, Small and Medium Sized Enterprises, SMEs (between 10 and 249 employees), Microenterprises (fewer than 10 employees), NGO / NPO, Public Services, Other, National Government, University, Enterprise (more than 250 employees or not defined), Association|
|Applicant details||The applicants must be public entities or private organisations, duly established in one of the countries participating in the Programme, or international organisations. Organisations which are profit-oriented must submit applications in partnership with public entities or private non-profit-oriented organisations|
|Project Partner Details|| The application must be transnational
and involve organisations from at least four participating countries (applicant and co-applicants) |
At least one public authority from each participating country must either be involved in the project (as applicant or co-applicant) or express in writing its support to the application; These public authorities can be Ministries and/or agencies responsible for children (e.g. child protection agencies and services, national guardianship institutions, Ministries for children, child protection, education, health, social affairs, justice, children's ombudspersons and/or national human rights institutes for children, responsible regional authorities, etc). The rationale for the choice must be documented and explained in Annex 1- Project Description and Implementation Form. In practical terms, it means that if, for instance, a transnational project is submitted by a partnership involving four different eligible countries, at least four public authorities as described above (one per each eligible country) must either be involved in the project as applicant or partner(s) or express in writing its support of the application. In the latter case, this support will be expressed through Annex 5 - Letter from the public authority supporting the application.
|Project duration max||24 months|
|Type of Funding||Grant|
|Financial details|| The EU grant applied for cannot be lower than 100 000 €.
The total call budget is 3 100 000 €.
The funding under the Justice and the REC programmes is based on the co-financing principle - unless otherwise specified in the call notice the grant cannot constitute more than 80% of overall eligible project costs.
|Submission||Applications in response to this call are only possible via the Electronic Submission System. In order to use this system all participants (applicant and partners) first need to create a user account, the so-called ECAS account. To do so, you need to access the Participant Portal: http://ec.europa.eu/research/participants/portal/desktop/en/home.html|