French Global Environment Facility: Small-scale Initiatives Programme 2017 in Central & Western Africa
donor presentationIn December FFEM launched their 5th phase of the Small-Scale Initiatives Programme (SSIP5) with their historic partners: the French committee of the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN) and the UICN's Central and West Africa Programme (PACO).
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how to apply for grant
adress 1Agence Française de Développement / Secrétariarat du FFEM 5, rue Roland Barthes 75598 PARIS Cedex 12 FRANCE Phone number + 33 1 53 44 31 31
Deadline: 1 May 2017
The two aims of SSIP5 are to protect outstanding biodiversity and fight climate change using nature-based solutions. SSIP5 will consider how to bring about improvements to living standards for local populations.
Contribution of SSIP will have an average amount of 35 000 € for each project.
Some projects can receive up to 50 000 € in case of projects with great biodiversity issues, guaranteed results, strong expertise of the NGO on the relevant field, or/and importance of cofinancing.
- A legal status that allow them to receive a grant
- A confirmed field experience
- A management of projects experience
- A solid knowledge of the field relevant to the project, on biodiversity conservation and/or on fight against climate change
How to Apply
For more information, please visit French Global Environment Facility .