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Energy, Climate Change

Climate Technology Initiative — Women’s Energy Projects in West Africa

The Private Financing Advisory Network (PFAN), in partnership with other organizations, invites applications to facilitate the initiation and management of commercially viable energy projects by women entrepreneurs in West Africa. At least 10 projects or businesses will receive coaching support from experienced professionals for the development of a financially, socially, and environmentally sustainable business plan. […]

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AXA Research Fund — Research on Risk Management, Academic Chairs 2018

The AXA Research Fund supports research to help understand risk management and prevention, including risks related to natural disasters and climate change. Applications can be submitted by pre-registered research institutions in EU member states and collaborating countries — including a selection of developing and emerging countries in the Asia-Pacific region; Africa and the Middle East; […]

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Global Innovation Lab for Climate Finance — Accelerationg Investments in Climate Resilience 2018

The Global Innovation Lab for Climate Finance invites ideas that will attract increased investment for a low-carbon and climate resilient economy. The call for ideas covers four programs, each with distinct priorities. (i) The Global Lab seeks ideas to scale up finance in mitigation and adaptation in developing countries. (ii) The India Lab seeks ideas […]

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Alexander von Humboldt Foundation — International Climate Protection Fellowships 2018

The Alexander von Humboldt Foundation offers 20 fellowships for young climate experts from developing countries interested in conducting a project in Germany and pursuing long-term collaboration. The fellowship allows future leaders to spend a year in Germany working on a research-based project of their own choice in the field of climate protection. Fellows choose their […]

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Heinrich Böll Foundation — University Studies in Germany 2018

The Heinrich Böll Foundation annually funds approximately 1,000 undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral students across all subjects and nationalities for university studies in Germany. Preference is for applicants working in the subject areas of the Foundation such as climate and energy, resource governance, and ecology and green development (among others). The special focus regions for international […]

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U.S. Department of Agriculture — Global Research Alliance Fellowships on Agricultural Greenhouse Gases 2018

The U.S. Department of Agriculture invites applications for the 2018 Borlaug Global Research Alliance Fellowships. Fellows will be selected from countries that are members of the Global Research Alliance on Agricultural Greenhouse Gases (Colombia, Costa Rica, Egypt, Ghana, Honduras, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Peru, Philippines, Thailand, and Vietnam). Fellows will work with a mentor […]

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Asian Cities Climate Change Resilience Network — Climate Change Storytelling Competition

The Asian Cities Climate Change Resilience Network, in partnership with the Thomson Reuters Foundation, announces the ACCCRN Storytelling Competition 2017. The competition invites climate stories about impacts, actions, and innovations under the theme “Beat the Heat: How inclusive cities are coping with rising temperatures”. Shortlisted finalists will be invited to attend an Urban Heat Resilience […]

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Indo-US Science and Technology Forum — Bioenergy Awards

The IUSSTF’s program Bioenergy Awards for Cutting Edge Research (B- ACER) aims to nurture contacts between students and scientists from India and the USA in frontline area of biofuels and bioenergy. Opportunities are available for Indian citizens to pursue internships and fellowships at reputed U.S. scientific/technological institutions or laboratories to undertake the research work. The […]

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UK Met Office — Collaboration with Brazil in Climate Science

The Climate Science for Service Partnership Brazil (CSSP Brazil) announces grants for UK researchers on subjects of climate change and disaster risk in Brazil. The focal areas are models of vegetation dynamics; the use of in-situ forest observations and measurements to evaluate models; the use of regional-scale observations and measurements to evaluate models; and detection […]

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Asia-Pacific Network for Global Change Research — Call for Proposals 2017

APN has launched its 2017 call for proposals in its two program areas. (i) The Annual Regional Call for Proposals (ARCP) supports research on physical, biological, and human dimensions of change in the Earth’s systems. (ii) The CAPaBLE program focuses on training, awareness raising, and partnerships in these themes. APN lists priority research topics for […]

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