Office of Global Women's Issues

The Secretary?s Office of Global Women?s Issues (S/GWI) works to promote sustained peace and development by empowering women around the world.

The work of the office is organized upon four pillars: 1) Promoting the full engagement of women in the political and economic spheres; 2) Addressing and
responding to gender based violence, food security, and global problems such as climate change; 3) Addressing underlying socio-economic problems, including women?s access to health and education; 4) and ensuring that emergency relief to countries affected by conflict and natural disasters reaches women and children.

Agency - Department of State

The Department of State strives to create a more secure, democratic and prosperous world for the benefit of the American people and the international community.




Selected Recipients for this Program


RecipientAmount Start DateEnd Date
International Bank For Reconstruction And Development $ 50,000,000   2018-02-122023-01-31
Miscellaneous Foreign Awardees $ 431,200   2017-09-202019-09-30
Miscellaneous Foreign Awardees $ 100,000   2016-10-012018-12-30
Miscellaneous Foreign Awardees $ 363,676   2016-09-302018-09-30
Ug Medica Zenica $ 190,000   2015-09-212018-09-30
Casa Alianza De Honduras $ 200,000   2016-09-122018-09-30
Unicef $ 6,949,735   2015-09-302018-09-30
Karuna Center For Peace Building Inc $ 205,164   2018-09-30
Unicef $ 198,000   2016-09-302018-09-30
Fundacion Comunitaria Centro De Informacion Y Recursos Para El Desarrollo $ 96,000   2016-09-282018-06-30



Program Accomplishments

Not Applicable.

Uses and Use Restrictions

See individual announcements in grants.gov for further information.

See individual announcements in grants.gov for further information.

Eligibility Requirements

Applicant Eligibility

See individual announcements in grants.gov for further information.

Beneficiary Eligibility

See individual announcements in grants.gov for further information.

Credentials/Documentation

No Credentials or documentation are required. This program is excluded from coverage under 2 CFR 200, Subpart E - Cost Principles.

Aplication and Award Process

Preapplication Coordination

See individual announcements in grants.gov for further information.

Environmental impact information is not required for this program.

This program is excluded from coverage under E.O.

12372.

Application Procedures

2 CFR 200, Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards applies to this program. See individual announcements in grants.gov for further information

Award Procedures

Final awards cannot be made until funds have been appropriated by Congress, allocated and committed through internal Office procedures. Successful applicants will receive a Federal Assistance Award (FAA) from the Grants Officer. The FAA and the original proposal with subsequent modifications (if applicable) shall be the only binding authorizing document between the recipient and the U.S. Government. The FAA will be signed by an authorized Grants Officer, and submitted to the recipient?s officer in the application.

Deadlines

Contact the headquarters or regional office, as appropriate, for application deadlines.

Authorization

Department of State, Foreign Assitance Act of 1961 as Amended.

Range of Approval/Disapproval Time

From 60 to 90 days. See individual announcements in grants.gov for further information.

Appeals

Not Applicable.

Renewals

As stated in the grants.gov and Federal Register announcements.

Assistance Considerations

Formula and Matching Requirements

Statutory formulas are not applicable to this program. Matching requirements are not applicable to this program. MOE requirements are not applicable to this program.

Length and Time Phasing of Assistance

See individual announcements in grants.gov for further information. See the following for information on how assistance is awarded/released: draw-down by request of SF-270 or through the Payment Managment System.

Post Assistance Requirements

Reports

Quarterly or as specified via grant agreement.

Quarterly or as specified via grant agreement.

Quarterly or as specified via grant agreement.

Quarterly or as specified via grant agreement.

Quarterly or as specified via grant agreement.

Audits

In accordance with the provisions of 2 CFR 200, Subpart F - Audit Requirements, non-Federal entities that expend financial assistance of $750,000 or more in Federal awards will have a single or a program-specific audit conducted for that year. Non-Federal entities that expend less than $750,000 a year in Federal awards are exempt from Federal audit requirements for that year, except as noted in 2 CFR 200.503. As per 2 CFR 200, Subpart F as applicable

Records

Financial records are required to be kept for three years after the final reports are due.

Financial Information

Account Identification

19-1201-1-3-000.

Obigations

(Cooperative Agreements) FY 16 $8,250,000; FY 17 est $10,000,000; and FY 18 est $10,000,000

Range and Average of Financial Assistance

See individual announcements in grants.gov for further information.

Regulations, Guidelines, and Literature

See individual announcements in grants.gov for further information

Information Contacts

Regional or Local Office

None.

Headquarters Office

Katrina Fotovat 2201 C St NW Room 7532, Washington, District of Columbia 20520 Email: fotovatki@state.gov Phone: 2026475896

Criteria for Selecting Proposals

See individual announcements in grants.gov for further information.



Social Entrepreneurship
Spotlight



Social Enterprise Creates World’s First 3D Printed Wrench From Recycled Ocean Plastic


Social Enterprise Creates World’s First 3D Printed Wrench From Recycled Ocean Plastic

Vancouver-based social enterprise, The Plastic Bank, announced it has created “the world’s first 3D printed item from entirely recycled ocean plastic,” according to co-founder Shaun Frankson.




Human Services Jobs

  Substance Abuse Jobs
  Program Director Jobs
  Substance Abuse Jobs
  Executive Director Jobs
  Executive Director Jobs





More Federal Domestic Assistance Programs


Earthquake Consortium | Women and Minorities in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Fields | Cooperative Agreements with States for Intrastate Meat and Poultry Inspection | Rehabilitation Short-Term Training | Office of Integrative Activities |  Site Style by YAML | Grants.gov | Grants | Grants News | Sitemap | Privacy Policy


Edited by: Michael Saunders

© 2004-2019 Copyright Michael Saunders