- Opening Date: 6 September 2022
- Closing Date: 19 October 2022
- Estimated project cost: USD 80,000
This project responds to a request by the Central African Republic’s (CAR’s) Ministry in Charge of Environment and Sustainable Development to deliver a national methane emission and mitigation assessments for the waste sector.
- CAR’s government has increased capacity to account for and address methane from the waste sector
The project should deliver at a minimum:
- Develop or update/revise a national methane inventory and refined data and methodologies for the waste sector, which would include
- Data collection and preparation
- Calculation of GHG inventory
- Compilation and preparation of report
- Identification of methane mitigation measures for the waste sector based on the analysis of the inventory
- Capacity building on waste sector inventory development to representatives of relevant government agencies, national institutions, and other stakeholders that support the inventory cycle. This should include use of associated open-access guidelines and tools (e.g., Excel spreadsheets) to support Tier 2 waste inventory reporting under the UNFCCC on CAR’s NDC implementation.
To be eligible for consideration, project proposals must meet the following requirements:
- Are complete and submitted before the deadline
- Are submitted by a non-governmental organization (NGO), intergovernmental organization (IGO), or other not-for-profit entity
- Requested funding falls within the indicated cost range and the project duration is less than 24 months
- Budget criteria are met and spending caps on expenses are respected
Eligible applicants are invited to apply before the deadline by downloading the Application Form.
It is recommended that applicants review the Guidance for Applicants prior to completing the Application Form.
The completed Application Form should be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org before 19 October 2022.
Proposals will be evaluated against the following criteria:
- Quality: the clarity of the proposed outputs and activities and the extent to which they will deliver the expected outcomes
- Experience: evidence of the project team’s understanding of the national planning process and short-lived climate pollutants, and their ability to deliver the proposed project
- Value for money: the level of funding requested for project delivery
- Alignment: how well the proposal demonstrates its contribution to the CCAC 2030 Strategy and National Planning, Policy, and Implementation Engagement Strategy
- A preliminary review of proposals submitted by the deadline will be conducted by members of the CCAC Secretariat, Funding Task Team and Board, in consultation with relevant CCAC Partners.
- Shortlisted applicants will be invited to present their proposals in further detail and to respond to follow-up questions about their application.
- Successful applicants will be invited to develop a Project Implementation Plan and Detailed Budget in consultation with the CCAC Secretariat and relevant CCAC Partners.
- Projects are expected to be launched in 2023.
More information regarding the Central African Republic's involvement as a CCAC Partner is available on their Partner Page.