LDC - Laboratoire de développement des capacités

The EUDiF Capacity Development Lab (CDL) aims to equip diaspora organisations with skills, tools and knowledge to enable them to foster diaspora engagement.
(Updated on16/01/2023)

In short

Détail des critères de l'offre
  • Local and central public institutions: Only public institutions from partner countries in Africa, Asia, the EU neighbourhood, Latin America and the Caribbean, and the Pacific are eligible to apply.
  • Diaspora organisations and networks: Organisations and networks must be based in Europe (in the EU 27, Switzerland, Norway and/or the UK) and represent partner country diasporas.
  • Only non-profit diaspora organisations and networks can apply.
  • Individual diaspora members are not eligible.
  • Regional organisations: Intergovernmental organisations composed of sovereign states from Africa, Asia, the EU neighbourhood, Latin America and the Caribbean, and the Pacific, whose members are characterised by their belonging to a specific common geographical, geopolitical, economic or other feature.
  • International organisations are not eligible.
Target audience
Researchers & Academics
Entrepreneurship / investment support organizations
Diaspora support organization professionals
Project phases
Activity sectors
Diaspora priority level value
No criteria



EUDiF's Capacity Development Lab (CDL) aims to equip diaspora organisations in Europe, partner countries and regional organisations with skills, tools and knowledge to enable them to foster diaspora engagement. To this end, EUDiF provides technical support in relation to the following activities : 

  • Development of strategic documents and/or training tools: drafting of laws, strategies, guidelines, manuals, curricula, policies.  
  • Organisation of knowledge transfer events: conducting training, workshops, seminars, webinars.  
  • Conducting analysis, research and/or evaluation: needs assessment, survey development, data collection, profiling, mapping, monitoring and evaluation tools.
  • Providing know-how for visibility and communication activities: carrying out awareness raising activities, creating communication toolkits. Facilitation of networking and partnerships: networking activities.  

The EUDiF Capacity Building Lab covers up to 100 days of experts' fees per action and - where applicable - travel costs, daily subsistence allowances, costs related to the organisation of knowledge transfer events and other pre-approved operational costs related to the implementation of activities, including interpretation, conference facilities and printing costs.  

The implementation of the actions runs from January 2022 to October 2022.  EUDiF, the European Union's Global Diaspora Facility. EUDiF is a pilot project funded by the European Union's Directorate-General for International Partnerships (DG INTPA) under the Development Cooperation Instrument, which runs from June 2019 to the end of 2022. The project is implemented by the International Centre for Migration Policy Development (ICMPD). 

Service(s) proposé(s)
Communication, marketing and sales consulting
Strategy consulting
Other services proposed by the organization
Description du processus
  • To submit an application, click on the "Apply" button on the EUDiF website.
  • This button generates an application form to be completed online and submitted. EUDiF accepts applications in English, French, Spanish, Russian and Arabic.
  • Once you have submitted your application, the EUDiF Steering Committee, consisting of ICMPD and DG INTPA, will select a limited number of applications after an internal evaluation based on the selection criteria listed below and consultation with relevant stakeholders.  
  • Both successful and unsuccessful applicants will be informed of the results. After selection, EUDiF and successful applicants will jointly develop an action plan defining the operational phase.
  •  * Secondary target that can only apply with a main applicant.
Delay for answers to applications
2 month
Difficulty level
Difficulty level
3 (moderate)
Time required to prepare your application
2 weeks
Average acceptance rate
Application mode
Includes funding
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