Opening Date: 6 December 2022
Closing Date: 31 January 2023
Estimated project cost: US$ 50,000 – 75,000
The aim of this project is to provide technical assistance to support Micronesia’s Departments of Environment, Climate Change, and Emergency Management (DECEM) and of Resources and Development in developing a methane roadmap.
Through the proposed outputs and activities, the project should achieve the following by its completion:
- Micronesia’s government endorses the methane roadmap.
The project should deliver at a minimum:
- A methane roadmap that follows a methodology agreed with the CCAC Secretariat.
Applicants are encouraged to propose additional outputs as needed to ensure the expected project outcomes are achieved.
To be eligible for consideration, project proposals must meet the following requirements:
- The application form is complete and submitted before the deadline
- All applicants are registered as a nonprofit organisation, non-governmental organization (NGO), or intergovernmental organization (IGO) and able to prove their status
- All minimum required outputs are included in project plan
- The amount of funding requested falls within the indicated budget range
- Spending caps on 'incidental procurement' expenses are respected (see guidance document above)
- The project duration is less than 24 months
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 Micronesia’s involvement as a CCAC Partner is available on their Partner Page.
Should be in line with a modality agreed with the CCAC Secretariat. At minimum, a “methane roadmap” must:
- Identify methane mitigation pathways.
- Assess the cost of implementation.
- Assess the institutional arrangements for implementation.
- Develop a monitoring and evaluation framework for the methane mitigation pathways.
It may also include:
- Improvements to the national methane inventory