Strengthening Nigeria Police Force’s Lawful Detention Procedures

Active
Yes
Status
Posted
Published Date
June 7th, 2024
Close Date
August 5th, 2024
Total Funding
$500,000.00
Award Ceiling
$500,000.00
Award Floor
$400,000.00
Expected No. Awards
1
Opportunity No.
INL24CA0080-AMENIGERIA-LAWDETENTION-0607

Agency

Bureau of International Narcotics-Law Enforcement (DOS-INL)

Eligible Applicants

Private Institutions of Higher Education

Funding Category

Law, Justice and Legal Services

Funding Instrument

Cooperative Agreement

Opportunity Category

Discretionary

Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement

Yes

Summary

The Bureau of International Narcotics-Law Enforcement, under the U.S. Department of State, is seeking applications for the "Strengthening Nigeria Police Force's Lawful Detention Procedures" project. This project aims to promote adherence to legal provisions within Nigeria's Administration of Criminal Justice Act (ACJA) 2015 and the Nigeria Police Act 2020, specifically regarding the detention of individuals. The project's goal is to enhance transparency, accountability, due process, and the protection of human rights within the police detention system in Nigeria. The funding instrument for this opportunity is a Cooperative Agreement, and there is no cost sharing or matching requirement. Private institutions of higher education are eligible to apply. The estimated total program funding is $500,000, with an award ceiling of $500,000 and an award floor of $400,000. The expected number of awards is 1. The opportunity is posted under the category of Law, Justice, and Legal Services. The application deadline is August 5, 2024. For more information, contact Mark Hove, the Program Officer, at hovemt1@state.gov.

Description

The Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs of the U.S. Department of State announces an open competition for organizations to submit applications to carry out the “Strengthening Nigeria Police Force Lawful Detention Procedures” project. This project will promote the Nigeria Police Force’s (NPF’s) adherence to the legal provisions provided for in Nigeria’s Administration of Criminal Justice Act (ACJA) 2015 and the Nigeria Police Act 2020 as it concerns detention of persons. This will enhance transparency, accountability, due process, and protection of human rights within the police detention system.

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