The first OIC focuses on SDG14.1, Ocean pollution - with a strong focus on nutrients and plastics from land-based sources.
The OIC seeks:
a) to accelerate progress on SDG14 by the identifying, financing, advising and mentoring of truly innovative, entrepreneurial and creative approaches to ocean and coastal restoration and protection that sustains livelihoods and advances the ‘blue economy’;
b) innovations that are transferable, replicable and scalable in order to achieve maximum catalytic impact.
1. must be implemented in and benefit stakeholders in developing countries but may be submitted by applicants in either developing or developed countries;
2. should include a special focus on ensuring gender equity, livelihoods of the poor and poverty eradication;
3. time frame should range from one to two years.
Initial concepts may be submitted by public or private entities in English, French or Spanish.
Grants range from 50,000 to 250,000 USD.
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Do you want to save ocean from marine debris and nutrient pollution?
Are you ready with innovative solutions and creative approaches to counter the scourge of ocean pollution?
Preliminary proposal deadline: 5 March 2020.
For more information, please visit https://tinyurl.com/yxyakvrk