Proposals Under Review

Please note that for innovation projects, proposals are now being submitted on a rolling basis. Therefore, the following list may change as new proposals are received and new resubmissions replace the old versions. Please check this section frequently.

The innovation project proposals listed below have been received for review and consideration for the 40th Adaptation Fund Board meeting. Public comments on these proposals are welcome, and should be sent to with copy to Please sent your comments as early as possible, and, in order to allow the proponents to make any adjustments necessary, preferably by January 2, 2023 and no later than January 20, 2023. When submitting comments, please include your full name and any relevant professional affiliation.



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– Small Grants for Innovation

CountryTitleImplementing EntityRequested AmountSubmitted DateStatus
IndonesiaTowards Climate and Economic Resilience: Development Sustainable Adaptation-based of Coffee Village and Tourism Village through Co-production Social ForestryPartnership for Governance Reform (Kemitraan) of Indonesia250,00012/29/2022Grant submitted - NIE Small Grants for InnovationProposal Submitted
UgandaClimate Change Adaptation through Operationalization of Vertical Shaft Brick Kiln Technology for Bricks Manufacturing and Livelihood Enhancement in Iganga DistrictMOWE250,00012/15/2022Grant submitted - NIE Small Grants for InnovationProposal Submitted
ChileSustainable Corridors. Adapting Electricity Transmission Infrastructure to the Climate Crisis through Nature-Based Solutions in the Antofagasta RegionAgencia de Cooperación Internacional de Chile250,00001/20/2023Grant submitted - NIE Small Grants for InnovationProposal Submitted
IndonesiaDeveloping “Climate Smart Community” System to Increase Climate Resilience for Saddang Watershed CommunitiesPartnership for Governance Reform (Kemitraan) of Indonesia250,00012/29/2022Grant submitted - NIE Small Grants for InnovationProposal Submitted

– Large Innovation Projects

CountryTitleImplementing EntityRequested AmountSubmitted DateStatus
BurundiEnhancing Resilience to Flood and Drought through a Unique Combination of Innovative Climate Adaptation Tools, Technologies, and Practices in BurundiUN Environment Programme5,001,48001/20/2023Concept Submitted
BelizeSecuring Water Resources through Solar Energy and Innovative Adaptive Management (SEAM)Protected Areas Conservation Trust (PACT)4,970,00001/20/2023Concept Submitted
IndiaClimate Smart Agricultural Water Management in Man and Khatav Taluka of Satara, Maharashtra, IndiaNational Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development2,555,19712/26/2022Concept Submitted
Viet NamInnovative Financial Incentives for Adaptation in Wetland Livelihoods (IFIA)IFAD5,000,00012/13/2022Proposal Submitted
RegionalEnhancing Hydromet Services through Regional Monitoring Innovation Hubs in Africa (Gambia, Tanzania)World Meteorological Organization5,000,00011/08/2022Concept Submitted
BangladeshAccess to Safe Drinking Water for the Climate Vulnerable People in Coastal Areas of BangladeshPalli Karma-Sahayak Foundation (PKSF) of Bangladesh5,000,00001/05/2023Proposal Submitted