Entries by Pete Charles

Nominate your Humanitarian Hero

The AidEx Humanitarian Hero of the Year Award aims to recognise and celebrate stand-out individuals from the humanitarian aid and development community and showcases the courageous heroism and dedication that they put into their line of work. This award is open to anyone involved in the aid and development community including those who are community volunteers, or […]


2019 awardee Greta & Starks agree an exciting new partnership for replication

Congratulations to #ZeroCon19 awardee and Zero Project Impact Transfer participant Greta & Starks on their new partnership with social impact investor Joachim Schoss, founder of the Scout24 group and MyHandicap.de. Having connected through the Impact Transfer programme, their goal is to make the GRETA app, which provides subtitles and audio description for accessible cinema screenings, […]

Last chance for round 2 of Disability Rights Fund request for proposals

The Disabiliy Rights Fund (DRF) opened its round 2 request for proposals on 24th June 2019. It is looking for organisations in the Pacific Island Countries, Rwanda and Uganda to apply for grants ranging from $5,000 to $100,000. The DRF supports the human rights and inclusion in development of persons with disabilities. Interested organisations should […]

Discovering Hands Austria are looking for a trainee!

Our very good friends at Discovering Hands, are looking for a trainee. Discovering Hands is a social enterprise that uses the sense of touch of visually impaired women in the early detection of breast cancer. Their dynamic team are looking for a trainee to work in Austria, to support the project managers and manage individual […]

Submission request for Austrian Inclusion Prize 2019

For the fourth time, Lebenshilfe in cooperation with the Austrian Lotteries is looking for projects that enable people with intellectual, physical, psychological or sensory disabilities to lead an inclusive life. The Inclusion Prize serves to show practical examples of the successful implementation of inclusion in Austria. The winners of the Inclusion Prize have a motivating […]

Are you attending the M-Enabling Forum Europe in September?

The second edition of M-Enabling Forum Europe in Germany will take place alongside REHACARE in Düsseldorf on September 19, 2019. The conference with its accompanying tabletop presentation is organized by E.J.Krause & Associates, Inc. and G3ict (Global Initiative for Inclusive Information and Communication Technologies). G3ict was established by the United Nations to implement the equal, […]

USAID call for promising psychosocial support interventions

USAID have opened a request for qualifications for promising psychosocial support interventions with community-based components in low- and middle-income countries. The request comes from USAID’s HEARD project (Health Evaluation and Applied Research Development). The purpose of the request is to identify multi-stakeholder research teams that are ready and have technical, managerial, and administrative capacities to […]