Call for proposals for Emergency Response Small Grants in Beirut, Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund – BirdLife
Opportunity type : Calls for Proposals
On behalf of the Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund, BirdLife announces a call for proposals for Emergency Response Small Grants for Environmental Civil Society Organizations in Beirut, affected by the disaster on 4 August 2020.
CEPF and BirdLife International, serving as regional implementation team (RIT) for the hotspot, are inviting proposals in the form of letters of inquiry (LOIs) for small grants from non-governmental organizations in Lebanon.
Eligible activities are limited to:
The reparation of the applicant’s office / project facilities that were damaged as a result of the disaster in Beirut on 4 August 2020;
The purchase of project equipment that was damaged to the extent that it is rendered unusable, or destroyed as a result of the disaster in Beirut on 4 August 2020.
The Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund (CEPF) is a joint initiative of l’Agence Française de Développement, Conservation International, the European Union, the Global Environment Facility, the Government of Japan, and the World Bank. Additional small grant funding to the Balkans sub-region has been provided by the MAVA Foundation. A fundamental goal is to ensure civil society is engaged in biodiversity conservation.