DAP is available on a not-for-profit basis to international and local NGOs, civil society organisations and other community-based organisations engaging in development and human rights activities in the Embassy’s countries of accreditation, namely Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), Malawi, Republic of the Congo (Roc), Zambia, and Zimbabwe.
DAP activities should primarily be aimed at achieving direct, practical, tangible, and immediate outcomes of high development impact. DAP can fund the following thematic areas: gender equality, good governance (including accountability and transparency of government institutions), access to justice, civic participation, health (physical and mental), social inclusion, education, WASH, climate change resilience, conservation, community and/or rural development, sustainable livelihoods, income generation/economic empowerment, and human rights.
Non-profit organisations are eligible.
The Australian Embassy in Harare manages Australian Aid funding for Zimbabwe, Zambia, Malawi, Republic of Congo (ROC) and the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC).
The funding ceiling per project is AUD 60,000 (approximately $45,000 – amount changes according to exchange rate).
During the 2021- 2022 Australian financial year, the Embassy will invite applications for consideration for DAP funding from 9am on 27 September 2021 to 1159pm on 11 October 2021.