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Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund (CEPF): Mediterranean Basin Biodiversity Hotspot - Call for Letters of Inquiry (LOIs) for large grants for Bosnia and Herzegovina, Morocco, North Macedonia, Tunisia

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Posted August 6, 2019 from Brazil
Expired on August 8, 2019
Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund (CEPF) logo
Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund (CEPF) logo

The Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund (CEPF) is a joint initiative of l’Agence Française de Développement, Conservation International, the European Union, the Global Environment Facility, the Government of Japan and the World Bank.

A fundamental goal is to ensure civil society is engaged in biodiversity conservation.

CEPF is seeking proposals in the form of letters of inquiry (LOIs) for large grants from nongovernmental organizations, community groups, private enterprises, universities and other civil society organizations (CSOs).

LOIs will only be accepted for the following strategic direction and countries:
> Strategic Direction 2: Sustainable management of water catchments
> Countries: Bosnia and Herzegovina, Morocco, North Macedonia, Tunisia.

Funding Information Budget: US$20,000 to US$150,000

Projects are expected to start on 1 February 2020, at the earliest, and must be completed by 30 May 2022.

Please carefully read the call for proposals document,

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NGOs, community groups, universities and private enterprises are eligible if they have their own bank account and are authorized to receive charitable contributions
LOIs can be submitted in English or French and must be submitted through the ConservationGrants

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Jill Langhus
Aug 07, 2019
Aug 07, 2019

Thanks, Ana.

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Aug 12, 2019
Aug 12, 2019

Friendly reminders:
1. Study similar calls (open and closed ones) that interest you to discover what they have in common and how you can think ahead/plan to apply;
2. Prepare/update paperwork (certificates and atests usually required from an organization like yours);
3. Write (baby steps...!) and discuss a project draft - to validate the priorities within your group and to train your grant writing skills.
4. Do not wait to find a call and then start writing your oroposal/project. Start now!!!
5. Visit the World Pulse website >>> My Pulse >>> Resources and use its filters (right upper corner) to find what really suits you.
6; Share the opportunities that may not apply to you but can interest others.
7. Spread the word about your failures and achievements in grant requests - tell these stories too. They will enlighten and inspire the sisterhood.