According to FMO website, Lok Foundation is seeking a Capacity Development (CD) grant that will be used for TA projects with portfolio companies of their equity funds Lok Capital II (until exiting) and Capital Lok III (expected to close before end 2015). TA projects will focus on improvements of operations, governance and social / bottom of the pyramid (BoP) missions of portfolio companies. Enabling TA to these portfolio companies through a grant will enhance the growth and impact of these portfolio companies in India, stimulating financial and broader social inclusion to the previously excluded, particularly BoP, in the rural and most untapped areas.
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ACCOUNTABILITY MECHANISM OF FMO
Communities who believe they will be negatively affected by a project funded by the Dutch Development Bank (FMO) may be able to file a complaint with the Independent Complaints Mechanism, which is the joint independent accountability mechanism of the Dutch Development Bank (FMO) and the German Investment Corporation (KfW) . A complaint can be filed in writing, by email, post, or online. The complaint can be filed in English or any other language of the complainant. The Independent Complaints Mechanism is comprised of a three-member Independent Expert Panel and it can provide either problem-solving, compliance review or both, in either order. Additional information about this accountability mechanism, including a guide and template for filing a complaint, can be found at: https://www.fmo.nl/