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 Second Session of the 35th Adaptation Fund Board meeting (AFB35b), which is currently scheduled for June 23-26, 2020. Public comments on proposals to be received are welcome and should be sent to preferably by May 8, 2020 (in order to allow the Secretariat to relay them to the Implementing Entities in a timely manner), and no later than May 29, 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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Fully-developed Proposals

CountryTitleMultilateral Implementing EntityNational Implementing EntityRegional Implementing EntitySubmission date
ZimbabweStrengthening Local Communities’ Adaptive Capacity and Resilience to Climate Change Through Sustainable Groundwater Exploitation in ZimbabweUNESCO04/20/2020
LiberiaBuilding Climate Resilience in Liberia's Cocoa and Rice SectorsIFAD04/20/2020
CameroonIncreasing Local Communities’ Resilience to Climate Change through Youth Entrepreneurship and Integrated Natural Resources ManagementIFAD04/20/2020
CambodiaClimate Change Adaptation through Protective Small-scale Infrastructure Interventions in Coastal Settlements of CambodiaUN Habitat04/20/2020
RegionalIncreasing the resilience of both displaced persons and host communities to climate change-related water challenges in Jordan and LebanonUN-Habitat04/20/2020
RegionalMekong EbA South: Enhancing Climate Resilience in the Greater Mekong Sub-region through Ecosystem-based Adaptation in the Context of South-South Cooperation (Thailand, Viet Nam)UNEP03/03/2020
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 Council (NEMC)04/20/2020
Tanzania, United Republic ofBunda Climate Resilience and Adaptation ProjectNational Environment Management Council (NEMC)04/20/2020
IndonesiaSafekeeping-Surviving-Sustaining towards Resilience: 3S Approach to Build Coastal City Resilience to Climate Change Impacts and Natural Disasters in Pekalongan City, Central Java ProvinceKemitraan (Partnership for Governance Reform)04/20/2020
IndonesiaEmbracing the Sun: Redefining Public Space as a Solution for the Effects of Global Climate Change in Indonesia's Urban AreasKemitraan (Partnership for Governance Reform)04/20/2020
IndonesiaAdapting to Climate Change through Sustainable Integrated Watershed Governance in Indigenous People of Ammatoa Kajang Customary Area in Bulukumba Regency, South Sulawesi Province, IndonesiaKemitraan (Partnership for Governance Reform)04/20/2020
IndonesiaEnhancing the adaptation capability of coastal community in facing the impacts of climate change in Negeri (village), Asilulu, Ureng and Lima of Leihitu District Maluku Tengah Regency Maluku ProvinceKemitraan (Partnership for Governance Reform)04/20/2020

Project concepts

CountryTitleMultilateral Implementing EntityNational Implementing EntityRegional Implementing EntitySubmission date
RegionalResilience building as climate change adaptation in drought-struck south-western African communities (Angola, Namibia)OSS04/20/2020
RegionalScaling-up climate-resilient rice production in West Africa (Benin, Burkina Faso, Côte d’Ivoire, The Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Liberia, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone and Togo )OSS04/20/2020
UgandaEnhancing Resilience of Communities and Fragile Ecosystems to Climate Change in Katonga CatchmentMinistry of Water and Environment05/01/2020
MalaysiaNature-based Climate Adaptation Programme for the Urban Areas of Penang IslandUN Habitat04/20/2020
ZimbabweEnhancing Resilience of Communities and Ecosystems in the Face of a Changing Climate in Arid and Semi- arid Areas of ZimbabweEnvironmental Management Agency04/20/2020
RegionalWest and Central Africa Small Island Developing States ADAPT - Building resilience of agricultural systems to climate change (Cabo Verde, Guinea Bissau, Sao Tome and Principe)IFAD04/20/2020
BhutanAdaptation to Climate-induced Water Stresses through Integrated Landscape Management in BhutanBhutan Trust Fund for Environmental Conservation04/20/2020
RegionalAntigua & Barbuda, Saint Lucia - Increasing resilience of the education system to climate change impacts in the Eastern Caribbean regionUN HABITAT04/20/2020