Call for Proposals: Ramsar Regional Center – East Asia Wetland Fund 2018

Deadline: 31 March 2018

The Ramsar Regional Center – East Asia (RRC-EA) is now seeking project proposals for funding support under the RRC-EA Wetland Fund 2018.

This Grant Program provides complementary support to plan and ongoing national Ramsar initiatives as a contribution of participating Contracting Parties to the implementation of the Ramsar Convention.

Thematic Areas

Wetland advocates from the region are invited to apply for small grants in line with the following thematic areas:

  • Wetland Conservation and Wise Use to support the implementation of the 4th Ramsar Strategic Plan 2016-2024
  • Celebration of World Wetlands Day

Funding Information

  • Thematic area 1: USD 10,000 or maximum of KRW 12,500,000 (up to 4 projects)
  • Thematic area 2: USD 5,000 or maximum of KRW 6,250,000 (up to 3 projects)

Project Duration

Up to 12 months (one year)

Target Countries

The Target Countries of this program are mainly the 17 countries in South, East, and Southeast Asia which include: Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, China, India, Indonesia, Japan, Republic of Korea, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nepal, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Thailand, and Viet Nam.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Potential Applicants: A team of members based in target countries from diversified backgrounds (practitioners, policy makers, researchers, local community leaders, media, NGOs, etc.) endorsed by the concerned Ramsar National Focal Point
  • Applicants must:
    • be experienced in any of the thematic areas
    • have established linkages or networks with various wetland stakeholders (practitioners, researchers, policy makers, local communities) involved in any of the thematic areas
    • have the capacity to encourage active stakeholder participation
    • possess strong management and communication skills

How to Apply

Application documents must be submitted via e-mail at the address given on the website.

For more information, please visit Call for Proposals.

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