GUAN EDEN – ENVIRONMENTAL AWARENESS PROGRAM
Guan Eden is a support program for cultural creators and environmental activists living in Iraq. It financially supports artistic campaigns on environmental topics with up to € 10,000 (approx. $ 11,700) if they target children and young people. It also promotes the networking and further education of artists and environmental activist from all over Iraq. The call is open to applicants of all ages.
These are the prerequisites:
WHO IS SUPPORTED?
The support program is aimed at people, activists or artists, active in the environmental field. Cultural organizations may also apply for support. The support is available exclusively to Iraqi citizens and people with an Iraqi residence permit (Iqama).
The application has to prove former experience both in the fields of environmental activism and art. It is mandatory to add a CV of the artist or art group which/who has confirmed their participation in the project and of the environmental organization/activist.
WHAT IS SUPPORTED?
Artistic campaigns on environmental topics are supported. The campaigns should target children and youth in Iraq. Artistic campaigns are awareness measures that use art and artistic expression as a medium for their delivered messages …. Sponsored campaigns must be completed until the end of the October 2021.
HOW DOES THE SUPPORT LOOK LIKE?
Each campaign can apply for support of a minimum of € 1,000 (approx. $ 1,100) and a maximum € 10,000 (approx. $ 11,700). Beside the financial support, chosen applicants will receive professional support in the field of campaigning as well as access to a wide network of artists and environmental activists all of Iraq.
HOW TO APPLY?
To apply for project support, fill out this Online form
Please choose between private person and cultural institution.
Press the button “SUBMIT” to finalize your application. You should receive an automatic response e-mail which confirms that we received your submission. If you do not receive this mail within 12 hours after submitting, please get in touch with your contact partner of Guan Eden (see chapter “Contact partner”).
CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS
The closing date for sending the application form is 15 June 2021.
For questions on the principles of the process and the application form please contact Mutaz Abdulrahman (contact see below). We reserve the right to request information by telephone after receipt of the application.
Guan Eden is a project of the Goethe-Institut, supported by the German Federal Foreign Office.
Mr. Mutaz Abdulrahman
Tel.: +964 (0) 7500748538