Our references

TripleMinds has experience with proposal writing, project implementation and evaluation from over 200 public and private donors. Some of the major donors are:

African Development Bank (AfDB)

Australian Agency for International Development (AusAID)

Austrian Development Agency (ADA)

Department for International Development (DFID) – various funding schemes such as UK Aid Direct or Global Poverty Action Fund (GPAF)

Embassies – different embassies worldwide such as the U.S. Embassy in Zimbabwe as well as embassy programs such as the Finnish Fund for Local Cooperation (FLC), the US Ambassador’s Self Help Programme (SSH) or the Australian Direct Aid Programme (DAP)

European Commission (EC) – various departments such as International Cooperation and Development (EuropeAid) or European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations (NEAR)

European Commission Humanitarian Aid & Civil Protection (ECHO)

Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA)

OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID)

Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC)

UN Organisations – various agencies such as UNDP, UNESCO, UNICEF, UNHCR or UN Women

United States Agency for International Development (USAID) – various funding schemes such as Global Development Alliance (GDA) or

Medicor Foundation

Liechtenstein Development Service (LED)

Oak Foundation

Porticus Global

Kahane Foundation

Neighbour in Need

Robert Bosch Foundation


Swiss Re Foundation

…and many more foundations

We have lived and worked in four continents:

Africa: Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, Mozambique, Senegal, Zimbabwe

Asia: Afghanistan, Indonesia, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Tajikistan

Central America: El Salvador, Guatemala, Nicaragua

South America: Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador

Middle East: Jordan, Palestine

South East Europe: Bosnia & Herzegovina, Moldova, Romania, Serbia

We are fluent in five languages and can carry out assignments in:

German, English, Spanish, French, and Portuguese.

Some of our reference projects are:

Proposal writing

Country Sector Task Donor
Bolivia Social inclusion and human rights Proposal development for inclusive education for children with disabilities
Latin America
Research EU-LAC relations (EC-Horizon 2020) Proposal writing for a capacity building programme of Latin American universities EC
Austria/Zambia Governance Stakeholder exchange and planning workshop ADA
Ethiopia Academic Partnership Proposal writing for an academic partnership between Gondar University (Ethiopia) and Alpen-Adria University (Austria)
Uganda Social entrepreneurship Support with proposal writing for business development
Bosnia and Herzegovina Social inclusion and human rights Proposal development for MOZAIK’s inclusive programming
Latin America
Research EU-LAC relations (Horizon 2020) Proposal support for better links between Latin America and EuropeAustrian Latin American Institute EC
Laos Children and youth Proposal development for a Swiss NGO working in Laos St. Eustachius Foundation
Moldova Social inclusion Concept note development for online submission Oak Foundation
Moldova Governance and voter education Grant coaching on a full proposal submitted to ADA on civic voter eduation of first-time-voters ADA
Colombia Indigenous communities and peace building Development of a concept note on food security, indigenous rights and peace building Porticus Global
Zimbabwe Agriculture and rural development Proposal on the promotion of small-scale agriculture and dryland farming AusAid
Zimbabwe Climate change and environment Proposal development on mainstreaming climate change in innovative value chains AfDB
Georgia Human rights Concept note development on human rights project in Georgia EC
Lebanon Humanitarian aid Grant coaching on proposal submission for health funding in Lebanon Kahane Foundation
Moldova Governance Concept note development on civic engagement of youth in Moldova Mott Foundation
Moldova Women and gender Registration of NGO in roster of potential partners of OSCE OSCE
Tajikistan Economic development Proposal development for value chain project with peace building components in Tajikistan Robert Bosch Foundation
Tunisia Value chain development Proposal development of leather value chain in Tunisia USAID
Zimbabwe Rural development Concept note development for agriculture and climate change project in Zimbabwe for online submission to DFID UK Aid Direct (DFID)


Trainings and webinars

Country Sector Task Donor
Ecuador Sustainable livelihood approaches Teaching cycle on “Socio-ecological sustainability studies in Latin America” -Universidad Politecnica Salesiana
Colombia & Ecuador
Capacity building in higher education (EC-Erasmus+) Curriculum development in climate, environmental and resource politics at the University of Vienna
Serbia General project management PCM training course for NGOs
Worldwide Fundraising – online webinar How to access EU Funds for development cooperation projects EC
Worldwide Fundraising – online webinar Unusual suspects – How to successfully apply to USAID and DFID DFID, USAID
Worldwide Fundraising – online webinar Successful fundraising from European foundations Foundations
Worldwide Fundraising – online webinar Successful fundraising from German and Swiss foundations Foundations
Austria Fundraising How to get International Grants from US Foundations US Foundations
Austria Fundraising Fundraising from Foundations Foundations
Jordan Evaluation Impact Evaluation Training various
Austria Proposal writing LogFrame Training various


Evaluations and review

Country Sector Task Donor
Albania Tourism, education and economic development Mid-term evaluation ADA
Colombia Sustainable livelihood approaches Final evaluation of an indigenous rights project (Emberá, Nukak and Guayaberos)
Ghana Peace building and conflict prevention Final evaluation of a capacity-building for peace and security project ADA
Mozambique Rural development and food security Final evaluation of river basin management project in Sofala EC
Rural development and food security Final review of a rural capacity development programme ADA
Social inclusion Final programme evaluation ADA
Nepal/Sri Lanka Business development and market linkages Baseline study for a pro-poor growth ecotourism intervention EC, USAID


Donor mappings

Country Sector Task Donor
Austria Public health and food security Donor mapping for European Commission grants on health funding in Austria and Turkey EC
Worldwide Youth and volunteerism Donor mapping for youth, international exchange and volunteerism projects worldwide Public and private donors
India Climate change, energy and social business Donor mapping for an emerging social business in India in the areas of green energy, climate change and reduction of CO2 emissions Public and private donors
Africa, Asia Agriculture, education, health and social inclusion Donor mapping for foundations working in various sectors in selected countries in Asia and Africa Foundations only
Zimbabwe, Lesotho Social inclusion Donor mapping for public and private donors funding disability projects in Zimbabwe and Lesotho Public and private donors



Country Sector Task Donor
Bolivia Sustainable livelihood approaches Implementation of sustainable livelihoods programme for the indigenous Tsimane’
Burkina Faso Social inclusion and human rights Support with programme development “Social Inclusion of PWD”
Latin America
Research biodiversity and climate change (EC-FP7) Research project on the role of biodiversity in climate change mitigation EC
Sierra Leone Social inclusion and human rights Support with programming for FGM projects for a foundation
Zimbabwe Inclusive Business and Economic Development Implementation of a 3-year public-private-partnership for the commercialization of plant species funded by EC, USAID and DFID EC, USAID, DFID
Nepal/Pakistan Humanitarian aid Coordination of two pilot projects ‘gender in emergencies’ by UNICEF UNICEF
South Asia Child protection and child well-being Development of social policy courses for UN staff on child poverty UNICEF