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: [email protected] with “Round 2: COVID and ASM Emergency Response Window” in the title.
Article Democratic Republic of Congo, Central African Republic Gemstones Political, Formalization, Economic, Access to Markets, Business Models, Social, Health and Safety, COVID-19