Trust Fund for Statistical Capacity Building (TFSCB)
The TFSCB Spring Call for Proposals is now open until May 1, 2015
The TFSCB, a multi-donor trust fund, aims to improve the capacity of developing countries to produce and use statistics with an overall objective of supporting effective decision making for development. The TFSCB works closely with the Partnership in Statistics for Development in the 21st Century (PARIS21) to advance coordinated international efforts to improve statistics globally. The TFSCB supports projects aiming at strengthening national statistical systems in priority areas and developing statistical capacity in a sustainable manner, including openness and accessibility of data in line with the Open Data Initiative and innovative approaches to improve data collection.
The deadline to submit Spring 2015 TFSCB applications is May 1, 2015. The TFSCB Admin Unit will inform shortlisted applicants around the week of May 11, 2015. The deadline for full proposals (GFR) will be announced at a later date.