The first call for proposals under the IPA2CSO Mechanism in Macedonia is to provide support for CSOs in the process of developing sectoral policy analyses, which describe the current situation in one of the sectors identified in the CfP and give suggestions and recommendations for its improvement, as well as implementing related advocacy activities. The specific objective is the promotion of the IPA 2 Mechanism that provides effective support to participative democracy through cooperation between the government and CSOs. The overall indicative amount made available under this call is EUR 40.000, while any grant requested must fall between EUR 3.000 and EUR 5.000. The initial planned duration of the action is 6 months, beginning 1st September 2016. More information is available here.