Business Partnerships Platform

Business Partnerships Platform Round 2 – coming soon

A call for Round 2 proposals will commence in June 2016 with the nominated countries and investment sectors announced at that time. A revised application form and guidelines will also be made available.

For updates on the BPP, please register on our subscriber database located on this page. Subscribers will be notified of the upcoming arrangements for Round 2 as well as progress of successful Round 1 proposals.

Business Partnerships Platform Round 1 Update

Thank you to everyone who participated in Round 1. The quality and scale of the response, with over 180 applications received, reflects the growing interest in the business community, civil society and government coming together and exploring the potential of partnering to achieve sustainable development outcomes, consistent with the Shared Value ethos.

Applications that were shortlisted for Round 1 are being developed into full proposals for final funding consideration by DFAT. Successful proposals will be announced in mid-June.

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Last Updated: 21 December 2015

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