Subject: Child Labor, Child Welfare, Safety
Deadline: Oct. 31, 2014
The U.S. Dept. of Labor - Bureau of International Labor Affairs intends to award up to $ 1 million for a cooperative agreement(s) to one or more qualifying organizations for a project to develop a Child Labor Beneficiary Monitoring Toolkit. The project will provide guidelines and resources for developing a direct beneficiary monitoring system (to track service provision and children’s education and labor status) for organizations implementing child labor elimination projects. The toolkit will include the following:
- (1) guidelines and tools on the types of data needed to effectively track service provision and children’s labor and education status.
- (2) guidelines on data sources and frequency of data collection.
- (3) guidelines and tools for establishing a well-functioning data collection and reporting system, including proper data storage and tabulation and analysis capabilities.
- (4) Finally, the toolkit will identify good/innovative practices and lessons learned in beneficiary monitoring, and provide a menu of options for operationalization of such a system (available software options, database systems, etc.) and the necessary parameters (requirements) of such a system.
- (5) provide a prototype electronic-based system that grantees may utilize for beneficiary monitoring.
Funder: U.S. Dept. of Labor - Bureau of International Labor Affairs
Eligibility: Any commercial, international, educational, or non-profit organization(s), including any faith-based, community-based, or public international organization(s), capable of successfully fulfilling the objectives identified is eligible to apply.
Amount: Up to $1,000,000.