The Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Projects –Application for 2020 open (Deadline: 3 April 2020)


The Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Projects (GGP)  was first introduced as the Small Scale Grant Assistance Program in 1989, and in Namibia, the program has been implemented since 1997. The GGP aims to bring  direct and immediate impact on the well-being of disadvantaged communities at a grass-roots level by supporting relatively small development projects to be implemented by Non-Profit Organisations (NPOs).


Application (the application deadline is 3 April 2020)

Application for 2020 is now open. Eligible organisations who are interested in the GGP are welcome to submit completed application documents by the deadline, 3 April 2020. Please read thoroughly and follow the guidelines for 2020 in completing your application documents. The guidelines can be downloaded from the link below.

Duly completed application form with all the required documents must be submitted in hard copies by hand or any other reliable methods to the Embassy of Japan before the deadline. Any application documents submitted via FAX or email will not be accepted.


Eligible Applicant

  • Registered NPOs (NPOs here include non-governmental organisations, community-based organisations, educational institutions, medical institutions and local governments.)
  • The site of a proposed project must be located within Namibia.
  • The eligible organisation must have at least 3 (three) years’ experiences in the sector of the proposed project.

          * Please refer to the guidelines for more details


Guidelines & Application Form

The guidelines for 2020 and application forms can be downloaded from the link below.