Proposals & Concepts 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 35th Adaptation Fund Board meeting.  Public comments on proposals to be received are welcome and should be sent to preferably by February 10, 2020 (in order to allow the Secretariat to relay them to the Implementing Entities in a timely manner), and no later than February 24, 2020 at the latest. 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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Proposal Submitted

CountryTitleMultilateral Implementing EntityNational Implementing EntityRegional Implementing EntitySubmission date
AfghanistanClimate change resilient livelihoods advanced in rural AfghanistanUNDP01/20/2020
RegionalMekong EbA South: Enhancing Climate Resilience in the Greater Mekong Sub-region through Ecosystem-based Adaptation in the Context of South-South CooperationUN Environment01/15/2020
RegionalReducing vulnerabilities of populations in the Central Asia region from glacier lake outburst floods in a changing climateUNESCO01/20/2020
EgyptBuilding Resilient Food Security Systems to Benefit the Southern Egypt Region- Phase 2WFP01/20/2020
ZimbabweStrengthening local communities’ adaptive capacity and resilience to climate change through sustainable groundwater exploitation in ZimbabweUNESCO01/20/2020
TurkmenistanScaling Climate Resilience for Farmers in TurkmenistanUNDP01/19/2020
Iran, Islamic Republic ofReducing vulnerability to climate change in the Lake Bakhtegan Basin. (UNDP PIMS 6190)UNDP01/20/2020
RegionalIncreased climate resilience of South Caucasus mountain communities and ecosystems through wildfire risk reductionUNDP01/20/2020
Viet NamEnhancing the resilience inclusive and sustainable eco-human settlement development through small scale infrastructure interventions in the coastal regions of the Mekong Delta in Viet NamUN-Habitat01/20/2020
PakistanEnhance community, local and national-level urban climate change resilience to water scarcity, caused by floods and droughts in Rawalpindi and Nowshera, PakistanUN-Habitat01/20/2020
RegionalIncreasing the resilience of both displaced persons and host communities to climate change-related water challenges in Jordan & LebanonUN-Habitat01/20/2020
Tanzania, United Republic ofEnhancing Climate Change Resilience of Coastal Communities of ZanzibarNational Environment Management Council01/20/2020
Tanzania, United Republic ofStrategic Water Harvesting Technologies for Enhancing Resilience to Climate Change in Rural Communities in Semi-Arid Areas of Tanzania (SWAHAT)National Environment Management Council01/20/2020
Tanzania, United Republic ofEnhancing Climate Change Adaptation for Agro-Pastoral Communities in Kongwa DistrictNational Environment Management Council01/20/2020
Tanzania, United Republic ofBunda Climate Resilience and Adaptation ProjectNational Environment Management Council01/20/2020
CambodiaClimate change adaptation through protective small-scale infrastructure interventions in coastal settlements of CambodiaUN-Habitat01/20/2020
IndonesiaSafekeeping-Surviving-Sustaining towards Resilience: 3S Approach to Build Coastal City Resilience to Climate Change Impacts and Natural Disasters in Pekalongan City, Central Java ProvinceKemitraan01/20/2020
MalaysiaNature-based climate adaptation programme for the urban areas of Penang islandUN-Habitat01/20/2020
IndonesiaEmbracing the Sun: Redefining Public Space as a Solution for the Effects of Global Climate Change in Indonesia's Urban AreasKemitraan01/20/2020
IndonesiaAdapting to Climate Change through Sustainable Integrated Watershed Governance in Indigenous People of Ammatoa Kajang Customary Area in Bulukumba Regency, South Sulawesi ProvinceKemitraan01/20/2020
IndonesiaEnhancing the Adaptation Capability of Coastal Community in Facing the Impacts of Climate ChangeKemitraan01/20/2020
TunisiaEconomic, Social and Solidarity Insertion for Resilience in the Governorate of Kairouan (IESS Adapt)IFAD01/20/2020
LiberiaBuilding Climate Resilience in Liberia's Cocoa and Rice SectorsIFAD01/20/2020
CameroonIncreasing Local Communities' Resilience to Climate Change through Youth Entrepreneurship and Integrated Natural Resources ManagementIFAD01/20/2020
RegionalMekong EbA South: Enhancing Climate Resilience in the Greater Mekong Subregion through Ecosystem based Adaptation in the Context of South-South CooperationUN Environment Programme01/15/2020
KiribatiEnhancing the resilience of the outer islands of KiribatiSecretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme12/20/2019
SenegalLearning grant for SenegalCSE01/20/2020

Concept Submitted

CountryTitleMultilateral Implementing EntityNational Implementing EntityRegional Implementing EntitySubmission date
HaitiImplementing Measures for Climate Change Adaptation and Disaster Risk Reduction Mitigation of School Facilities in HaitiUNESCO01/17/2020
Syrian Arab RepublicClimate change resilient communities through integrated natural resource management in Eastern Ghouta in Rural Damascus, SyriaUN-Habitat01/20/2020
UgandaEnhancing Resilience of Communities and Fragile Ecosystems to Climate Change in Katonga CatchmentMinistry of Water and Environment01/20/2020
RegionalWest and Central Africa Small Island Developing States ADAPT - Building Resilience of Agricultural Systems to Climate ChangeIFAD01/20/2020
ZimbabweEnhancing Resilience of Communities and Ecosystems in the Face of a Changing Climate in Arid and Semi-arid Areas of ZimbabweEnvironmental Management Agency01/20/2020

Innovation Grant Submitted

CountryTitleMultilateral Implementing EntityNational Implementing EntityRegional Implementing EntitySubmission date
UgandaEnhancing Sustainable Wetlands Restoration Through Community-Based Climate Change Adaptive Livelihood Options in Okole Wetland System Lira DistrictMinistry of Water and Environment01/20/2020
Antigua and BarbudaInnovative Technologies for Improved Water Availability to Increase Food Security in Antigua and BarbudaDepartment of Environment01/20/2020
Dominican RepublicCreation and development of capacities and tools for diversification and resilience of women's livelihoods in the province of San CristóbalDominican Institute of Integral Development01/20/2020