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Call for bids in Myanmar: Magna Carta Fund 2022 to 2023

The Magna Carta Fund for Human Rights and Democracy (MCFHRD) is the FCDO’s dedicated strategic fund supporting our global human rights and democracy work.

The British Embassy Yangon has £90,000 available for work under the Magna Carta Fund for fiscal year 2022 to 2023.  We are looking to fund two projects in total.

Selection criteria

Bids will be assessed against the following criteria:

  • project impact: delivering sustainable, meaningful change
  • project viability: including the capacity of implementing organisation to deliver outcomes
  • project design: there must be clear links between the proposed activity and the project outcomes
  • risk management: robust analysis of key risks, and a plan of action to manage and mitigate those risks
  • value for money: including the number of direct beneficiaries and the scale of achievable outcomes

How to apply

Submit completed (in English) project proposal form (ODT, 61.7 KB) and Activity Based Budget template (ODS, 10.2 KB) by 23:59 (GMT) on Monday 12th October 2022 to

Proposals must be completed in English. Only proposals using the designated application forms will be considered. Late proposals will not be considered.

Published 22 September 2022