08 Apr 11 - Funding available for Travel and Accommodation - applications open to participants
Currently the Commission on Science and Technology for Development (CSTD) has funds available to support the travel and/or accommodation of selected NGO representatives from developing and least developed countries (LDCs) to 14th session of the CSTD.
If you are a representative of an NGO that is either in consultative status with the UN Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) or that has received accreditation to the World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) you can apply.
To apply, please fill out the application form below and send it by email to the CSTD Secretariat (firstname.lastname@example.org) ,no later than 22 April 2011.
Candidates will be selected based on experience relevant to the issues discussed at the 14th session of the CSTD and proven record of active participation in past CSTD meetings. Geographical balance and overall balance in the groups represented by the NGOs will also be taken into account.
Preference will be given to NGOs from LDCs.