Impact grant registration countries

Impact grants are open to applications from medium sized, non-governmental organisations that are registered as a not-for-profit organisation in the UK, in one of the lowest 50 countries on the UN Human Development Index (HDI) or in one of the countries DFID considers to be of high or moderate fragility.

See full lists of these countries below.

Community Partnership grants are solely open to applications from not-for-profit organisations registered in the UK.

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The lowest 50 countries in UN Human Development Index (HDI):

  • Afghanistan
  • Angola
  • Bangladesh
  • Benin
  • Burkina Faso
  • Burundi
  • Cambodia
  • Cameroon
  • Central African Republic
  • Chad
  • Comoros
  • Congo (Democratic Republic of the)
  • Côte d'Ivoire
  • Djibouti
  • Eritrea
  • Ethiopia
  • Gambia
  • Ghana
  • Guinea
  • Guinea-Bissau
  • Haiti
  • Kenya
  • Lao People's Democratic Republic
  • Lesotho
  • Liberia
  • Madagascar
  • Malawi
  • Mali
  • Mauritania
  • Mozambique
  • Myanmar
  • Nepal
  • Niger
  • Nigeria
  • Pakistan
  • Papua New Guinea
  • Rwanda
  • Sao Tome and Principe
  • Senegal
  • Sierra Leone
  • Solomon Islands
  • South Sudan
  • Sudan
  • Swaziland
  • Tanzania (United Republic of)
  • Togo
  • Uganda
  • Yemen
  • Zambia
  • Zimbabwe

Countries DFID considers to be of high or moderate fragility:

  • Afghanistan
  • Angola
  • Azerbaijan
  • Bangladesh
  • Burundi
  • Central African Republic
  • Chad
  • Congo (Democratic Republic of The)
  • Egypt (Arab Republic of)
  • Eritrea
  • Ethiopia
  • Guinea
  • Guinea-Bissau
  • Haiti
  • Iraq
  • Kenya
  • Kyrgyz Republic
  • Lebanon
  • Libya
  • Mali
  • Myanmar
  • Nigeria
  • Pakistan
  • Somalia
  • South Sudan
  • Sudan
  • Syrian Arab Republic
  • Tajikistan
  • Turkmenistan
  • Uzbekistan
  • Venezuela (República Bolivariana de)
  • Yemen
  • Zimbabwe