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Interchurch Organization for Development Cooperation

ICCO2Support for grassroots projects in agriculture, adaptation to climate change, and access to land and water resources

Principal Office: Netherlands



The Interchurch Organization for Development Cooperation (ICCO) works towards a world in which people can live in dignity and well-being without poverty and injustice.

ICCO is active in 36 focus countries, and it works with Dutch partners (i.e, the ICCO Alliance) to support programs and projects in additional developing countries.

Grant Programs for Agriculture, Energy, Environment, Natural Resources

Projects in grassroots agriculture, climate change, and natural resources. ICCO supports projects in the following subject areas, varying according to regional priorities.
  • Food security;
  • Economic empowerment;
  • Responsible business;
  • Emergency Response.

Climate mitigation, gender and the rights of marginalized groups are cross-cutting issues.

ICCO works in collaboration with civil society organizations in its focus countries. They are associations, foundations, and other organizations active in a human-oriented approach to development.

About themes

APPLICATION: Most programs and projects are managed from ICCO’s regional offices, each of which defines specific focus areas.

Civil society organizations that want to inquire about partnering with ICCO should make contact at the country or regional level.

Link to ICCO’s offices

Geographical Distribution of Grant Activities in Developing Countries

ICCO’s focus countries are identified below, applying the regional geographical framework of the Terra Viva Grants Directory.

Southeast Asia and Pacific Islands: Cambodia, Indonesia, Myanmar, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Vietnam

South Asia: Bangladesh, India, Nepal, Pakistan

Eurasia and Central Asia: Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan

Middle East and North Africa: Palestinian Territories

Sub-Saharan Africa: Angola, Benin, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Dem Rep Congo, Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, South Africa, South Sudan, Sudan, Uganda, Zimbabwe

Latin America and Caribbean: Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname


ICCO profiles its projects.

Last Profile Review

June 2020