UNDP Call for Proposals: GEF Small Grants Programme in Lebanon

Deadline: 31 August 2017

The Global Environment Facility Small Grants Programme (GEF SGP), implemented by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is accepting proposals in the five thematic areas:

  • Biodiversity
  • Land degradation
  • Climate Change
  • International Water
  • Chemicals

Focus Areas

  • Conservation of biodiversity: in protected areas, critical forest ecosystems, and conservation of biodiversity related to sustainable agriculture.
  • Climate change mitigation: by reducing the percentage of greenhouses gases emission.
  • Prevention of Land degradation and soil erosion.
  • Protection of International Waters.
  • Reduction of Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs)/chemicals.

Grant Information

The maximum grant for one project is $ 50,000, as well as the maximum limit for one proponent is $ 50,000.

Eligibility Criteria

The applicant must:

  • Have experience, credibility and good governance (transparency, democracy, acceptance from the community and have previous experience in the field).
  • Be representative (public committee, NGO, research center or academic institution).
  • Coordinate with other local partners (public committees, NGOs, municipalities, private sector, youth clubs, women’s associations, etc.).
  • Have the ability to write narrative and financial progress reports and to propose ways to modify and evaluate the project.
  • Be a non-profit, non-governmental body.
  • Have a bank account.

How to Apply

Interested applicants can send their proposals at the address given on the website.

Eligible Country: Lebanon

For more information, please visit GEF Small Grant Program.

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