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NCF to launch new call for proposals, August 28th - September 29th, 2017

28.08.2017
Africa, Asia, Latin America
Description of the event:

Do you also have a great business idea? The Nordic Climate Facility’s 7th call for proposals will be open from 28 August to 29 September 2017. The theme for this year’s call is Climate as Business - Testing innovative green business concepts.

NCF7 Call for proposals open
Date: 28 Aug - 29 Sep 2017
Theme: Climate as Business - Testing innovative green business concepts


Present your green business idea to the Nordic Climate Facility (NCF) and you could receive up to EUR 500,000 in co-financing to test it.

Apply between 28 August and 29 September 2017

The Nordic Climate Facility (NCF) is a challenge fund that finances innovative climate change projects. NCF financing is allocated on a competitive basis with calls for proposals arranged annually.

The theme of the upcoming call for proposals is:
Climate as Business - Testing innovative green business concepts.
Who should apply? Companies or organisations that wish to test a business concept that contributes to increased climate resilience and/or mitigates climate change.

Apart from tackling climate change in an innovative manner, successful proposals will:
• stimulate business development in low-income countries;
• create jobs and income-generating opportunities;
• reduce poverty;
• increase gender equality.
All projects should be implemented through partnerships between Nordic and local organisations in one of the 21 eligible NCF countries. These countries are:

Africa: Benin, Burkina Faso, Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Rwanda, Senegal, Tanzania, Uganda and Zambia Asia: Bangladesh, Cambodia, Laos, Nepal, Sri Lanka and Vietnam Latin America: Bolivia, Honduras and Nicaragua

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