Projects to Date

Projects Under Review

The innovation project proposals listed below have been received for review and consideration for the 38th Adaptation Fund Board meeting. Public comments on these proposals are welcome, and should be sent to no later than February 17, 2022. When submitting comments, please include your full name and any relevant professional affiliation.


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– Small Grants for Innovation

– Large Innovation Projects

Approved Grants

– NIE Small Grants for Innovation

CountryTitleImplementing EntityApproved AmountApproved DateStatus
BhutanBuilding Adaptive Capacity through Innovative Management of Pests/Disease and Invasive Alien Species (IAS) in Bhutan to Enhance Sustainable Agro-Biodiversity and LivelihoodsBhutan Trust Fund for Environment Conservation250,00010/21/2021Proposal Approved
Dominican RepublicStrengthening of a Replicable Micro Ecosystem of Accelerated Technological Innovation for Adaptation and Mitigation to Climate Change in Dominican Republic through the Development of a Pilot Thermo Solar Desalination Appropriate TechnologyDominican Institute of Integral Development of Dominican Republic249,92909/23/2020Proposal Approved
ChileWater Security: Improving Water Access during Emergency Situations in San Antonio Province, Region ValparaísoAgencia de Cooperación Internacional de Chile230,00010/11/2019Proposal Approved
ArmeniaEngaging Future Leaders: Digital Education Module on Adaptation Challenges and Best Practices for YouthEnvironmental Project Implementation Unit231,25010/11/2019Project Under Implementation
Antigua and BarbudaInnovative Technologies for Improved Water Availability to Increase Food Security in Antigua and BarbudaDepartment of Environment Ministry of Health and the Environment (ABED)250,00012/23/2020Proposal Approved

– Adaptation Fund Climate Innovation Accelerator (AFCIA)

CountryTitleImplementing EntityApproved AmountApproved DateStatus
RegionalAdaptation Fund- UN Environment Special Financing Window in Support of Innovation for AdaptationUN Environment Programme5,000,00010/11/2019Project Under Implementation
RegionalAdaptation Fund-UNDP Innovation Small Grant Aggregator Platform (ISGAP)UN Development Programme5,000,00010/11/2019Project Under Implementation

– Large Innovation Projects

CountryTitleImplementing EntityApproved AmountApproved DateStatus