|1. About GGP|
The Japanese Government has various programs under its Official Development Assistance (ODA) that meets the diverse needs of developing countries. One of the ODA schemes, the Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Projects (GGP) support small-scale projects directly benefiting the grassroots level as well as contributing to the socio-economic development of developing countries. In the Philippines, GGP was launched in 1989 and as of March 2017, 525 small-scale grassroots projects have been implemented by non-government organizations (NGOs), local government units (LGUs), and other non-profit organizations. GGP can support a project that amounts maximum 4 million pesos.
The Embassy of Japan in Manila accepts applications for GGP (at the Economic Section). Interested parties may read the guideline carefully and submit concept paper and documentary requirements to below 5.Contact.