The World Bank's Extractive Global Programmatic Support trust fund started the release of terms of reference for funding over $50,000 under the Emergency Support Window for Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining (ASM) Communities Impacted by COVID19 via E-consult.
All opportunities are accessible on the World Bank E-Consult platform. Registration is required to access the platform. Each EOI will have a budget estimate and a specified deadline for response. Given the holiday period, EOI responses will be extended beyond the usual timeframe of 10 days.
|Selection #||Title||Publication Date||Expression of Interest Deadline||Language of Notice|
|1272126||Strengthening Local Mechanisms for COVID-19 Outreach and Prevention in Select Artisanal Mines of the Democratic Republic of Congo||Dec. 21, 2020||Jan. 11, 2021||English|
|1272131||Re-Imagining the Diamond Supply Chains of the Central African Republic||Dec. 21, 2020||Jan. 11, 2021||English|
|1272130||Scaling Up and Out: Innovating Gemstone Supply Chains||Dec. 21, 2020||Jan. 11, 2021||English|
|1272133||The Role of Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining (ASM) Networks during COVID-19:Facilitating Experience Sharing for Improved Responses to the Pandemic in Mining Communities||Dec. 21, 2020||Jan. 11, 2021||English|
For full details and information, please refer to the World Bank's Notice Page at https://www.worldbank.org/en/programs/egps/brief/notice-upcoming-launch-of-round-2-emergency-window-for-support-to-artisanal-and-small-scale-mining-asm-communities-impacted-by-covid-19
For further questions or clarifications, please reach out to: firstname.lastname@example.org with “Round 2: COVID and ASM Emergency Response Window” in the title.