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 intersessional 38th-39th Adaptation Fund Board meeting (AFB38-39). Public comments on proposals to be received are welcome and should be sent to with copy to preferably by May 20, 2022 and no later than June 17, 2022. 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

CountryTitleImplementing EntityRequested AmountSubmitted DateStatus
RegionalUse of Nature-based Solutions to Increase Resilience to Extreme Climate Events in the Atlantic Region of Central America (Belize, Guatemala, Honduras)Central American Bank for Economic Integration13,248,12105/02/2022Proposal Submitted
NigerClimate-Resilient Agriculture Chains in Niger (CRAC-Niger)Banque Agricole du Niger (BAGRI)9,982,00005/02/2022Proposal Submitted
Costa RicaIncreasing the Resilience of Vulnerable Populations in Costa Rica by Scaling up Adapta2+Fundecooperacin Para el Desarollo Sostenible10,000,00005/02/2022Proposal Submitted
RegionalGroundwater resources in the Greater Mekong Subregion: Collaborative management to increase resilience (Cambodia, Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Thailand, Viet Nam)United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization4,898,77505/02/2022Proposal Submitted

Project concepts

CountryTitleImplementing EntityRequested AmountSubmitted DateStatus
RegionalEnhancing Water and Food Security through Sustainable Groundwater Development in the SADC Region (Botswana, Malawi, Mozambique, South Africa, Zambia, Zimbabwe)International Fund Agricultural Dev13,932,00005/02/2022Concept Submitted
RegionalTowards a Climate Risks Shield in the Mono River Basin (Benin, Togo): Strengthening Adaptation and Resilience to Climate Change through Integrated Water Resources and Flood Management (Project: BOUCLIER-CLIMAT/Mono)Sahara and Sahel Observatory14,000,00005/02/2022Concept Submitted
Côte d'IvoireStrengthen the Resilience of Smallholder Farmers to the Effects of Climate Change through the Adoption of Proven Innovative Technologies and PracticesThe Interprofessional Fund for Agricultural Research4,000,00005/02/2022Concept Submitted
RegionalIntegrated water resources management and early warning system for climate change resilience in the Lake Chad Basin (Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Niger, Nigeria)World Meteorological Organization10,620,00005/02/2022Concept Submitted