Program of development and adaptation to climate change of irrigated crops in Senegal

Deadline for submitting a proposal for this call is Thursday, August 31, 2017, at 4 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time (UTC-4).

The total amount of funding available under the Program of development and adaptation to climate change of irrigated crops in Senegal call for proposals is $39,250,000 over five years. We may fund any number of proposals, or none, up to the maximum funding available.

We will not accept any late submissions. Be sure to review the instructions in Apply through a call for proposals before beginning your application.


Under this call, your project proposal must contribute to all of the following outcomes:

You must not alter any of these outcome statements.

By "young people", we mean any individual between the ages of 18 and 30.

By "household", we mean a small group of people who pool all or part of their income and property, and who consume or collectively share certain types of goods and services, including food and housing.

Gender equality

Please note that preference will be given to proposals that:

Priority will be given to proposals that fully integrate gender equality issues in their design. This means that gender equality issues raised in the gender comparative analysis will be integrated in the theory of change and are addressed specifically through concrete activities, resources, outcomes and indicators.

Proposals must also clearly indicate how:

Organization eligibility

We will not pre-assess or comment on the eligibility of specific potential applicants. Carefully review the following eligibility screening requirements that we will use to assess submitted application packages for this particular call. To be eligible, you must be able to respond to each requirement and, where stipulated, provide supporting documentation:

Project idea conformity

Carefully review the parameters of this call and judge whether your project idea will fit. You must be able to answer "yes" to all of the following statements in order for your application to be considered for funding under this call.

If your proposed project does not conform to the above statements, it will not be assessed because it cannot be considered for funding under this call.

Available resources

There are a number of resources available online to help you develop your application package. We strongly encourage you to read all of the following tools and guidance before beginning your application process. Failure to meet the mandatory requirements, minimum standards and deadlines detailed therein will result in your application package not being considered for funding.

How to submit your application package

In order to be considered in this call, you must submit your complete application package through the Partners@International portal by Thursday, August 31, 2017, at 4 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time (UTC-4).

Your application package must include all of the following documents:


If you have questions about this call, please send them to by Friday, June 30, 2017, at 4 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time (UTC-4). Global Affairs Canada will not respond to questions on specific organizational circumstances or on specific project proposals. Answers will appear on Questions and answers for this call.

Reference documents mentioned in the application form

The following reference documents are furnished solely to provide information on Senegal and the identified issues. Applicants may consult them or other documents. Applicants are not required to refer to the documents below when filling out their application forms.

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