REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS
The National Development Agency (NDA) in partnership with the Department of Social Development and the Interim Steering Committee on Gender-based Violence and Femicide (IGBVF-SC) hereby Requests for Proposals from Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) that implement Victim Empowerment Programmes (VEP) in response to Gender-Based Violence and Femicide.
The overall purpose of the programme is to identify, partner and empower, through grant funding, CSOs in the nine (9) Provinces that provide services to victims of crime and abuse. The following services have been identified as the key services the CSOs should provide:
Family strengthening to increase family strengths, enhance child development, and reduce the likelihood of child abuse and neglect.
Social crime prevention focusing on the structural drivers of gender based violence.
Social behaviour changes programs focusing on boys and men.
Welfare services focusing on social protection, maximization of human potential and on fostering self-reliance and participation in decision-making.