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Governors’ Climate and Forests Fund — Requests for Proposals

The Governors’ Climate and Forests Fund currently requests proposals in two thematic areas: (i) enhanced landscape governance and capacity — with application deadline on 15 December 2016; and (ii) jurisdictional partnerships for forests, climate and agriculture — with application deadline on 31 January 2017. Eligibility for funding extends to accredited organizations in the GCFF member […]

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Asia Pacific Forum on Women, Law and Development — Climate Justice Feminist Participatory Action Research for Change

APWLD invites grassroots women’s rights organisations and movements to take part in the Climate Justice Feminist Participatory Action Research programme.  The programme aims to develop tools and resources that support rural, indigenous, migrant, and urban poor women to monitor, engage, and influence climate policies that impact on them. Grants are up to US$10 thousand.  The […]

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Asia-Pacific Network for Global Change Research — Annual Proposal Development Training Workshop

APN is partnering with Past Global Changes (PAGES) and the National Environment Commission of Bhutan to jointly host a proposal development training workshop in Bhutan (December 2016). The focus will be Paleoclimate science and modern climate studies in South Asia. The workshop is designed to enhance the capacity of young scientists and practitioners in the […]

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Climate Food and Farming Research Network — PhD Research on Climate Change Mitigation in Smallholder Agriculture

CLIFF is an initiative of the CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture, and Food Security in collaboration with the University of Copenhagen and Aarhus University. CLIFF invites applications from PhD students from developing countries for short-term (3-4 month) scientific training and research stays at CGIAR research centers or affiliated research institutions. The focus of […]

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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; […]

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Climate Technology Initiative (CTI PFAN) — Private Financing to Build Resilience to Climate Change in West Africa

The WAFCEF-3 call for proposals solicits proposals from project developers in West Africa as part of a two-stage process to selecting finalist projects for the 3rd Edition of the West African Forum for Clean Energy Financing Business Plan Competition. The proposed project must promote or deploy technologies for clean energy. CTI PFAN will consider projects […]

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European Commission Horizon 2020 — Sustainable Food Security 2017

The Horizon 2020 program of research and innovation includes topics that are suitable for international cooperation. This includes cooperation in several projects of sustainable food security (SFS). Topic SFS-8-2017 will research accessible and cost-efficient alternatives to contentious inputs (e.g., copper) in organic farming. Topic SFS-10-2017 will explore methods to detect and arrest emerging diseases and […]

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West African Science Service Center on Climate Change and Adapted Land Use — Small Research Grants on Climate Change in West Africa

WASCAL supports research to address the severe challenges posed by climate change in West Africa. WASCAL currently calls for proposals in “Building Local Capacity for Policy-Oriented Research in Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation in West Africa (BLOC).” BLOC will make small research grants of between €5 thousand to €10 thousand. To be eligible for consideration, […]

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Global Innovation Lab for Climate Finance — Ideas to Accelerate Investments for Climate Resilience

The Global Innovation Lab for Climate Finance is partnering with the India Innovation Lab for Green Finance and the Fire Awards to request ideas that will attract increased investment for a low-carbon and climate resilient economy. The call for ideas covers three programs, each with distinct priorities. (i) The Global Lab seeks ideas to scale […]

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World Bank — Big Data Innovation Challenge

The World Bank is interested in how “big data” can be used to address development questions, including how climate change affects food security and forestry and watersheds. Solutions may include but are not limited to analytical methodologies, APIs, algorithms, software applications, tools, and new data set generation. Technologies may include artificial intelligence, crowd-sourcing applications, data […]

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