The global competition is funded by the Global Environment Facility (GEF) and additional DM partners.
It aims to identify 20 to 25 innovative, early-stage projects addressing climate adaptation.
The DM is a unique opportunity to turn your idea into reality; if selected your project could receive up to US$200,000 in grant funding for implementation over two years.
The competition on climate adaptation focuses on three sub-themes:
Who can apply?
Special eligibility criteria apply to sub-theme one.
For sub-themes two and three, non-governmental organizations, civil society organizations, foundations and development agencies based in the country of implementation may apply without additional partners.
All other groups must partner with at least one organization; the type of partnership varies across types of applicants.
Individuals cannot apply.
How to apply:
All proposals must be submitted online.
Proposals must be submitted through the DM online application form available on the DM website.
Only proposals received before May 18, 6 p.m. EST (22:00 GMT) will be considered.
Proposals will be selected through a rigorous selection process.