International Forest Carbon Initiative Concept Development Grants
Short term funding for non-government organisations (NGOs) to develop concepts outlining potential demonstration activities for reducing emissions from deforestation and forest degradation in developing countries (REDD).
The Australian Government is calling for applications from Australian and International non-government organisations (NGOs), in consultation where appropriate with local partner organisations, with expertise in reducing emissions from deforestation and forest degradation in developing countries (REDD), for seed funding to develop initial concept stage demonstration activity ideas.
This funding opportunity is made available under Australia’s $200 million International Forest Carbon Initiative which supports international efforts on REDD through the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC).
Applications addressing the selection criteria are due by close of business 10 March 2009. Further information and selection criteria on this funding opportunity are outlined in the Concept Development Grant Guidelines at http://www.ausaid.gov.au/business/other_opps
For further information please email firstname.lastname@example.org or phone +61 (0)2 6206 4070.