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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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Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations — FLEGT Direct Assistance Grants

The EU’s Forest Law Enforcement, Governance and Trade (FLEGT) Action Plan includes grants of technical assistance to benefit government institutions and private-sector organizations. Projects need to address the identified themes in FLEGT and support the VPA process (Voluntary Partnership Agreement) with the EU. The VPA countries are Cameroon, Central African Republic, Congo, Côte d’Ivoire, Dem […]

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Fruit Tree Planting Foundation — Assistance for Fruit Orchards

FTPF offers planting materials and technical assistance to establish fruit orchards that will be used for charitable purposes. Applicants must be nonprofit organizations, public or nonprofit schools, or government entities serving a charitable purpose. Most programs are implemented in the USA.  However, FTPF will also consider international projects. Applications are accepted continuously. Link

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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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Global Innovation Fund — Social Innovations for the Developing World

GIF welcomes proposals of innovative and cost-effective solutions that address any major development challenge in any country or in multiple countries of the developing world. The program is open to teams and coalitions from social enterprises, for-profit companies, NGOs, government agencies, international organizations, and researchers anywhere in the world. GIF offers grants, loans, and equity […]

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U.S. National Fish and Wildlife Foundation — Conservation of Sea Turtles in the Western Hemisphere 2017

The NFWF has developed a 10-year strategy to improve the recovery of seven sea turtle populations in the Western Hemisphere.  The program is open to grant applications from U.S. nonprofit 501(c) organizations; state government agencies; local governments; municipal governments; Indian tribes; educational institutions; businesses; unincorporated individuals; and international organizations. Most grants will range from US$50 […]

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European Commission — Capacıty Building in the Fıeld of Clımate Change in Turkey

The EC and the Government of Turkey will co-fund a program to increase public understanding and enhance capacity of Turkish organizations on actions to mitigation and adapt to climate change. One lot of grants is for NGOs in partnerships with local governments and municipalities (maximum grant is €50 thousand, varying with cost shares), while the […]

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Global Agriculture and Food Security Program — 4th Call, Public Sector Window

GAFSP announces its fourth call for proposals in the Public Sector Window for programs and projects that strengthen agriculture and lessen food insecurity in low-income countries.  GAFSP intends to fund 3-5 proposals for a total of at least US$125 million. Applications (English and French) are invited from governments in the 56 member countries of the […]

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U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service — Program for Mexico 2016

In “Wildlife Without Borders, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) partners with Mexico’s Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources (SEMARNAT) to invite projects that build Mexico’s capacity for biodiversity conservation. Grants should focus on projects that improve the capacities of Mexican government agencies and local communities to protect wildlife from illegal trafficking and over-exploitation.  […]

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U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service — Marine Turtle Conservation Fund

Through its program “Wildlife Without Borders,” the USFWS makes grants that address threats to the survival of six species of marine turtles. Funding is for projects located internationally, i.e., outside of the USA and its territories. Applicants can be individuals; multi-national secretariats; state and local government agencies; non-profit organizations, non-governmental organizations; and public and private […]

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