Proposals Currently Under Review

Both project concepts and full project proposals are posted online for public review and comment before the Adaptation Fund Board secretariat has completed the screening and technical review process.

The proposals listed below have been received for review and consideration for the 36th Adaptation Fund Board meeting (AFB36), which is currently scheduled for March 22-26, 2021. Public comments on proposals to be received are welcome and should be sent to preferably by February 3, and no later than  March 3, 2021 (in order to allow the Secretariat to relay them to the Implementing Entities in a timely manner). Please check this page for revised submissions. When submitting comments, please include your full name and any relevant professional affiliation.

Technical reviews of the project proposals from past meetings can be located in the documents page of the corresponding Board meeting.


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Fully-developed Proposals

CountryTitleMultilateral Implementing EntityNational Implementing EntityRegional Implementing EntitySubmission date
DjiboutiIntegrated Water and Soil Resources Management Project (Projet de gestion intégrée des ressources en eau et des sols PROGIRES)International Fund Agricultural Dev01/18/2021
RegionalResilience building as climate change adaptation in drought-struck south-western African communities (Angola, Namibia)Sahara and Sahel Observatory01/18/2021
Tanzania, United Republic ofBunda Climate Resilience and Adaptation ProjectNational Environment Management Council01/18/2021
Syrian Arab RepublicIncreasing the climate change resilience of communities in Eastern Ghouta in Rural Damascus to water scarcity challenges through integrated natural resource management and immediate adaptation interventionsUN-Habitat01/18/2021
BelizeEnhancing the Resilience of Belize’s Coastal Communities to Climate Change ImpactsPACT01/18/2021
RegionalImproved Resilience of Coastal Communities in Côte d’Ivoire and GhanaUN-Habitat01/18/2021

Project concepts

CountryTitleMultilateral Implementing EntityNational Implementing EntityRegional Implementing EntitySubmission date
Viet NamBuilding resilience and improving response to drought and flood in the North Central region of Viet Nam to reduce the impacts of climate change: Inclusive integrated management of drought and floodFood and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations01/18/2021
YemenIncrease the climate change resilience to water scarcity and sea level rise-related challenges in the Tuban deltaUN-Habitat01/18/2021

Projects Pre-concepts

CountryTitleMultilateral Implementing EntityNational Implementing EntityRegional Implementing EntitySubmission date
RegionalEnhancing the climate resilience of local livelihoods through nature-based tourism in the Caribbean communities of Limon, Costa Rica, and Bocas del Toro, PanamaUN Environment Programme01/18/2021

Innovation Grant Proposals

CountryTitleMultilateral Implementing EntityNational Implementing EntityRegional Implementing EntitySubmission date
ZimbabweAccelerating Climate Change Resilience through Climate Smart Agriculture and Landscape Management Project in Matobo District, ZimbabweEnvironmental Management Agency of Zimbabwe01/18/2021
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 Conservation01/18/2021