Friday, April 03, 2009
CALL FOR PROPOSALS: 2009 Development Marketplace on Climate Adaptation
The World Bank has launched the 2009 Global Development Marketplace call for proposals on Climate Adaptation. The 2009 global competition is funded by the Global Environment Facility (GEF) and additional DM partners. It aims to identify 20 to 25 innovative, early-stage projects addressing climate adaptation. The competition focuses on three sub-themes: 1) Resilience of Indigenous Peoples' Communities to Climate Risks 2) Climate Risk Management with Multiple Benefits 3) Climate Adaptation and Disaster Risk Management
Please visit the website in three languages (English, Spanish and French) and download the Call for Proposals available in seven languages ( English, Spanish, French, Portuguese, Arabic, Russian and Chinese) at www.developmentmarketplace.org.
The application deadline is May 18, 2009 at 6:00 p.m. EST (22:00 GTM). [more information]