Call for proposals to fight climate change in Uganda

The application form must be returned to Ms. Sarah Mokhri, Cooperation Attaché, by Friday the 15th of September 2015, via email : sarah.mokri@diplomatie.gouv.fr or by post : Embassy of France in Uganda, plot 16 Lumumba Avenue, Nakasero, P.O. Box 7212, Kampala.

As France prepares to host the 21st UN framework conference on climate change (COP21) in Paris later this year, the Embassy of France in Uganda, under its small grants project, the Social Development Fund (SDF) is calling for project proposals from registered Ugandan civil society organizations and local public entities, to mitigate climate change effects in Uganda.

Eligibility
To be supported, the project must :

  • Be implemented in or around Kampala (100km radius)
  • Respond to an identified need and directly benefit vulnerable communities ;
  • Involve beneficiaries in all project stages ;
  • Achieve tangible and measurable results ; and
  • Ensure the sustainability of project impacts.

Thematic priorities

  • Environment and Climate Change
  • Environment and sustainable development
  • Gender equity
  • Youth mobilisation

Funding criteria

  • The total SDF financial support to each project ranges from 8,000 € to 15,000 €
  • The implementation duration should be a minimum of six months and must not exceed two years
  • Beneficiaries are expected to contribute 30% of the total cost of the project either in kind or through financial contribution

How to apply ?
The applicant must send a project proposal in the format stipulated by the French Embassy. The application form and guidelines can be obtained from the Embassy website. Only proposals with the application form from the Embassy will be taken into account.
The application form must be returned to Ms. Sarah Mokhri, Cooperation Attaché, by Friday the 15th of September 2015, via email : sarah.mokri@diplomatie.gouv.fr or by post : Embassy of France in Uganda, plot 16 Lumumba Avenue, Nakasero, P.O. Box 7212, Kampala.

For more details please consult :

-  The proposal guidelines and documents.
-  The SDF Facebook Page.

Dernière modification : 12/10/2016

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