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 34th Adaptation Fund Board meeting. Public comments on these proposals are welcome, and should be sent to on September 2, 2019 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
RegionalAdaptation Fund- UN Environment Special Financing Window in Support of Innovation for AdaptationUN Environment
Micronesia, Federated States ofLearning grant for the Federated States of MicronesiaMCT
IndiaLearning grant for IndiaNABARD
RegionalAdaptation Fund-UNDP Innovation Small Grant Aggregator Platform (ISGAP)UNDP
UgandaInnovation grant for Uganda: Enhancing Sustainable Wetlands Restoration Through Community-Based Climate Change Adaptive Livelihood Options in Okole Wetland System Lira DistrictMOWE
MalawiAdapting to Climate Change Through Integrated Risk Management Strategies and Enhanced Market Opportunities for Resilient Food Security and LivelihoodsWFP
CongoBuilding adaptive capacity to climate change in vulnerable communities living in the Congo River BasinWFP
RegionalKazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan - Reducing vulnerabilities of populations in the Central Asia region from glacier lake outburst floods in a changing climateUNESCO
TurkmenistanScaling Climate Resilience for Farmers in TurkmenistanUNDP
Iran, Islamic Republic ofReducing vulnerability to climate change in the Lake Bakhtegan BasinUNDP
El SalvadorEnhancing climate resilience of rural communities and ecosystems in Ahuachapán-Sur, El SalvadorUNDP
RegionalArmenia and Georgia - Increased climate resilience of South Caucasus mountain communities and ecosystems through wildfire risk reductionUNDP
PakistanEnhance community, local and national-level urban climate change resilience to water scarcity, caused by floods and droughts in Rawalpindi and Nowshera, PakistanUN HABITAT
RegionalThailand and Vietnam - Mekong EbA South: Enhancing Climate Resilience in the Greater Mekong Sub-region through Ecosystem based Adaptation in the Context of South-South CooperationUN Environment
RegionalDjibouti, Kenya, Sudan and Uganda - Strengthening Drought Resilience for Small Holder Farmers and Pastoralists in the IGAD RegionOSS
Tanzania, United Republic ofInnovation grant for Tanzania: Piloting Climate Resilience Livelihood Systems in Runyinya Village, Kyerwa DistrictNEMC
TunisiaEconomic, social and solidarity insertion for resilience in the Governorate of Kairouan - IESS-AdaptIFAD
Moldova, Republic ofTalent Retention for Rural Transformation – Adapt (TART-Adapt)IFAD
GeorgiaDairy Modernization and Market Access: Adaptation Component (DiMMAdapt)IFAD

Concept Submitted

CountryTitleMultilateral Implementing EntityNational Implementing EntityRegional Implementing EntitySubmission date
IndonesiaEmbracing the Sun: Refining Public Space as a Solution for the Effects of Global Climate Change in Indonesia's Urban AreasKemitraan
Tanzania, United Republic ofEnhancing Climate Change Resilience of Coastal Communities of ZanzibarNEMC
GambiaRural Integrated Climate Adaptation and Resilience Building Project (RICAR)WFP
EgyptBuilding Resilient Food Security Systems to Benefit the Southern Egypt Region- Phase 2WFP
RegionalCambodia, Lao PDR, Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam - Groundwater resources in Greater Mekong Sub-region: Collaborative management to increase resilienceUNESCO
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 HABITAT
BelizeEnhancing the Resilience of Belize’s Coastal Communities to Climate Change ImpactsPACT
IndonesiaReducing vulnerability and increasing the adaptation capacity of community through the improvement of irrigation management system and sustainable agricultural practices in responding to climate change impacts in lowland and estuary area in sub-district of Muara Sugihan and Air Sugihan, South SumateraKemitraan
IndonesiaAdapting to Climate Change through Sustainable Integrated Watershed Governance in Indigenous People of Ammatoa Kajang Customary Area in Bulukumba Regency, South Sulawesi Province, IndonesiaKemitraan
IndonesiaSustainable Livelihood and Ecoenterprise in Karst Ecosystem for Adapting to Climate ChangeKemitraan
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
KyrgyzstanResilient Pastoral Livelihoods Project-ADAPTIFAD
NamibiaNutritional Security in Namibia’s Rural Food Production Systems in the Face of a Changing ClimateDRFN

Pre-concept Submitted

CountryTitleMultilateral Implementing EntityNational Implementing EntityRegional Implementing EntitySubmission date
RegionalAntigua & Barbuda, Dominica and Saint Lucia - Increasing resilience of the education system to climate change impacts in the Eastern Caribbean regionUN HABITAT
RegionalAzerbaijan and Iran - Urbanisation and Climate Change Adaptation in the Caspian Sea RegionUN HABITAT
RegionalBenin, Burkina Faso, Côte d’Ivoire, The Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Liberia, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone and Togo - Scaling-up climate-resilient rice production in West AfricaOSS
RegionalAngola and Namibia - Resilience building as climate change adaptation in drought-struck south-western African communitiesOSS