Thinking of a Career in Emergency Management?
- BY Nicole Pelette
The Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor (DRL) is inviting applications from organizations interested in submitting concepts for Promoting Democracy and Human Rights in Cuba Program that support the policy objective to foster civil, political, religious, and labour rights in Cuba.
DRL seeks SOIs that aims to strengthen the capacity of independent civil society groups in Cuba to advance civil and political rights on-island and to increase accountability of Cuban officials for human rights violations and corruption.
Moreover, DRL encourages applicants to foster collaborative partnerships with each other and submit a combined SOI in which one organization is designated as the lead applicant. The applicant should also demonstrate experience programming effectively within Cuba and/or within other closed society environments. Most importantly, the applicant should clearly demonstrate that the proposed activities emanate directly from needs expressed by independent Cuban civil society.
Organizations submitting SOIs must meet the following criteria: