Embassy of Japan in Namibia



The Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Projects –Application for 2019 open (Deadline: 22 March 2019)


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 run since 1997. The GGP aims to bring a 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 22 March 2019)

Application for 2019 is now open. Eligible organisations who are interested in the GGP are welcome to submit a complete application by the deadline, 22 March 2019. Please read through and follow the Guideline for 2019 in completing your application. The guideline can be down loaded from the below link.

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


Eligible Applicant

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

          * Please refer the guideline for more details


Guideline & Application Form

Guideline for 2019 and application forms can be downloaded from the link below.