Funding brief: WDF projects combine one or more interventions with one or more focus areas. Funding can be described in two ways.
Firstly, programmes can be divided by the purpose of the activity: either to stimulate Access to Care, Prevention or Advocacy and Stakeholder Engagement. These areas they name Interventions.
Secondly, programmes can be divided by the disease state they address within diabetics: Type 2, Diabetes foot care, Diabetes eye care, Pregnancy and diabetes, Type 1 diabetes and TB and diabetes, Type 1 diabetes and TB and diabetes.
Donor Name: World Diabetes Foundation (WDF)
Funding name: No specific fund name
● 15th, June, 2017
● 15th, December, 2017
● 15th, June, 2018
● 14th, December, 2018
Funding details link: https://www.worlddiabetesfoundation.org/how-apply/what-we-fund
Funding limit: Not found
Special Notes: Please contact with the donor directly for further clarification and understanding.
Project start date: Not found
Project duration: Not found
Eligible organization: As below
● The applicant organization should be registered as a legal entity.
● Applicants should have a successful track record within diabetes care and prevention, or be aligned with locally anchored partners or networks with such a track record. They expect co-funding from applicants, stakeholders and/or other partners involved. They expect support from or involvement by local health authorities in the country or area in question.
● Collaboration with diabetes associations or similar civil society groups within the field of chronic disease prevention and care is welcomed. For examples of our projects and partners
WDF projects should
● Focus on diabetes care, prevention and/or advocacy within one or more of WDF’s focus areas (See What We Do (http://www.worlddiabetesfoundation.org/what-we-do) for details)
● Produce sustainable outcomes that continue after WDF funding ceases
● Require minimum funding from WDF for salaries and indirect costs
WDF does not fund
● Basic laboratory research or other exclusive research projects
● Travel grants for conferences, meetings, etc.
● Educational grants – long term basic or specialised training
● Construction of buildings
● Primary health care work without focus on/link to diabetes prevention and care
● Establishment of parallel structures
● Heavy equipment (vehicles and tertiary care equipment, unless justified)
● External consultants (unless justified by project design and local context)
● North/South approach (unless justified by local context)
● Project staff component should be kept to a minimum
● Per diem/daily allowances where cost of participation, transport and accommodation is also covered through the project budget
● WDF funds projects devoted to improving diabetes care and prevention in low- and middle income countries. For more information about eligible countries and the WDF partnership concept please refer to the OECD DAC List of ODA recipients (http://www.oecd.org/dac/stats/documentupload/DAC%20List%20of%20ODA%20Recipients%202014%20final.pdf) and WDF’s Code of Conduct (https://www.worlddiabetesfoundation.org/who-we-are/our-code-conduct).
Barriers can arise related to specific countries. Current country-specific barriers are:
● Applications from Tanzania are not accepted due to the ongoing National Diabetes and NCD Programme.
● Projects in India focusing on diabetes and tuberculosis: Following the adoption of new policy directive, all patients registered with TB in India will be screened for diabetes. As a consequence hereof, WDF will no longer support such screening components.
Submission mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Other important link:
● What they do: https://www.worlddiabetesfoundation.org/what-we-do
● Form: https://www.worlddiabetesfoundation.org/how-apply/application-forms
● Guideline: https://www.worlddiabetesfoundation.org/sites/default/files/Application%20Guideline%20v.1.1.pdf
● WDF Indicator Catalogue: https://www.worlddiabetesfoundation.org/sites/default/files/Indicator%20catalogue%20version%201.0%2005.07.16%2C%20external.pdf
How to apply: Applications shall be submitted to the WDF Secretariat via e-mail (email@example.com).
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