POSTED : 21 JULY 2017


UNHCR South Africa 2017 Calls for Expression of Interest

The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) in Pretoria is inviting qualified organizations to submit proposals for the implementation of the following projects in South Africa:

  • Social Assistance Project for refugees and asylum-seekers;
  • Legal Assistance Project for refugees and asylum-seekers;
  • Prevention and reduction of statelessness;
  • DAFI Scholarship Project for refugee students;
  • Promote/advance social cohesion in communities hosting refugees and asylum-seekers.

Interested organizations are requested to submit an initial Concept Note describing the goal/objective, expected outcome and main activities of the project.

For further details about the criteria of application and submission process, please register your organization on the UNHCR Partner Portal at


UNHCR PROJECT – Livelihood Project for Refugees in South Africa 

Project Location : Gauteng, Western and Eastern Cape, Kwa-Zulu Natal Provinces, South Africa

Purpose : The purpose of this Call for Expression of Interest is to identify and – on the basis of responses received – select a prospective or existing partner to implement the Livelihood Project for Refugees in South Africa on behalf of the UNHCR South Africa Unit. The partner will handle the day-to-day activities related to the management and implementation of the Livelihood Strategy Project for the benefit of persons of concern (PoCs) to UNHCR and the communities they reside in, under the overall coordination and management of UNHCR.

For more information and application guidelines, please click the following;

  1. 2017 CEoI Livelihoods
  2. Concept Note template

Submission Deadline :  13 February 2017