Readiness Grant Funding

There are several small grants available under the Climate Finance Readiness Programme to help national implementing entities (NIEs) provide peer support to countries seeking accreditation with the Fund and to build capacity for undertaking various climate finance readiness activities. Please read the grant calls for further details on eligibility and criteria.

Readiness Support Package Grants

These are small grants meant to facilitate the delivery of more enhanced, targeted and tailored readiness support for accreditation to developing countries. The window for readiness support package grants is currently in its pilot phase and is not open for applications.

South-South Cooperation Grants (SSC)

Project Formulation Assistance (PFA) Grants

Technical Assistance (TA) Grants for ESP and Gender Policy

Monitoring & Evaluation of Readiness Grant Projects and Notifications to the AFB Secretariat

The National Implementing Entities with an approved Readiness Grant Project should send a notification of project start, notification of project completion, and a report to the Adaptation Fund Board secretariat on monitoring and evaluation of projects under the Readiness Programme using the templates approved by the Adaptation Fund Board in its 29th meeting (Decision B.29/42).

The monitoring report should be sent six months after project inception and the completion/evaluation report at least three months but no more than six months after project completion. Please see the document templates in the attachment section below.


Attachment Type Size
Project monitoring report template readiness grants project scale-up grants and learning grants DOCX 29 KB
Project completion report template readiness grants project scale-up grants and learning grants DOCX 31 KB
Notification Template for project start and completion DOCX 22 KB