1st Call for Concept of OP7 GEF Small Grants Programme
CALL FOR PROJECT CONCEPT NOTES FROM NGOs/CBOs
THE GLOBAL ENVIRONMENT FACILITY SMALL GRANTS PROGRAMME
The Small Grants Programme (SGP) is a corporate programme of the Global Environment Facility (GEF) implemented by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) since 1992.
The GEF SGP will support small scale projects relating to the 5 thematic areas, for activities that conserve and restore the environment while enhancing people's wellbeing and livelihoods, taking into consideration gender, vulnerability and equality concerns.
2. Climate Change
3. Land Degradation
4. International Waters
5. Persistent Organic Pollutants
Along with the 5 focal areas mentioned above the following multifocal “strategic initiatives” should be kept in mind while formulating concept notes.
1.Community-Based Conservation of Threatened Ecosystems and Species – Terrestrial and International Waters
2. Sustainable Agriculture and Fisheries, and Food Security
3. Climate Change - Low Carbon Energy Access Co-Benefits
4. Local to Global Coalitions for Chemicals and Waste Management
5. Catalyzing Sustainable Urban Solutions
Who Can Apply?
Civil society organizations (CSOs) with priority for national and local non-governmental organizations (NGOs), community-based organizations (CBOs) and scientific communities, advocating for the rights of persons with disability, women, and children.
The maximum grant amount obtainable per project is US$ 30,000
However, in exceptional cases US$ 50,000 may be considered
Maximum duration is 24 months.
DEADLINE: 22nd November 2020, Sunday 5.00 pm
For more information and submission of concept notes please refer to the details below;
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