Opening Date: 8 June 2022
Closing Date: 30 June 2022
Estimated project cost: US$ 40,000 – 50,000
The aim of this project is to strengthen the institutional capacity of Nigeria’s Ministry of Environment to conduct monitoring, reporting and verification (MRV) of short-lived climate pollutants (SLCPs) in key emitting sectors, building on existing and planned national monitoring, reporting and verification (MRV) frameworks and guidelines (for example, ICAT and Stockholm Environment Institute). This project will compliment current CCAC-funded work to assess SLCP emission reductions from the implementation of climate change mitigation projects included in Nigeria’s climate change monitoring system (Nigeria Climate Registry).
Expected project outcomes
Through the proposed outputs and activities, the project should achieve the following by its completion:
1. Nigeria’s government has a demonstrated increased capacity to incorporate SLCPs into national MRV framework.
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Minimum required outputs
The project should deliver at a minimum:
Awareness raising and capacity building workshops with the Ministry in Charge of Environment and Sustainable Development and other relevant national institutions.
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:
- 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
HOW TO APPLY
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 email@example.com before 30 June 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 by 22 July 2022 and to respond to follow-up questions about their application.
- Shortlisted applicants will be informed of the final decision regarding their proposal by 31 August 2022. Successful applicants will be invited to develop a Project Implementation Plan and Detailed Budget in consultation with the CCAC Secretariat and relevant CCAC Partners.
More information regarding Nigeria’s involvement as a CCAC Partner is available on their Partner Page.