Questions and Answers RFA- 514-14-000012: Civil Society Strengthening Activity
The United States Government, as represented by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Mission to Colombia, is seeking assistance for a four-year activity to strengthen the capacity and accountability of Colombian civil society organizations and enable them to achieve effective development results.
After a half-century of intractable violence, Colombia may be nearing an end to its fifty-year internal armed conflict. Ongoing negotiations between the Government of Colombia (GOC) and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC – the Western Hemisphere’s oldest insurgency) continue to advance, albeit slowly, with an array of complex issues still to be resolved. The United States Government (USG) has clearly stated its support for these negotiations and is planning to assist in the implementation of any agreement that may result from the talks.
Four page overview of the USAID program in Colombia.
USAID/Colombia's guidelines for unsolicited assistance application concept papers.
Last updated: November 20, 2014