UCLA seeks a Business Case Consultant. UCLA, through its Congo Basin Institute (CBI), recently began a collaborative partnership to promote shade-grown cocoa as a conservation tool in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). During a one-year Phase I, the project will focus on developing a business case for private sector investment in sustainable cocoa production in DRC. Applications received before October 15 will be given priority.
BIOPAMA - SMALL TECHNICAL GRANTS FOR ASSESSMENTS: Call for proposals launched! (copie)
The first call for proposals for Small Technical Grants for Assessment (STGA) is now open until 29 January 2021. It is an open ended-call and proposals will be reviewed on a rolling basis in order of their receipt.
The purpose of the BIOPAMA STGA is to identify or update result-oriented priority actions for improved protected and conserved areas ‘management and governance, through new or updated quantified management and governance assessments and their associated enhancement plans.
STGAs will fund exclusively assessment for a maximum total value of ≤ EUR 20 000. The maximum duration of a project is 5 months but it can be shorter depending on the type of activities funded.
It is strongly recommended that all possible applicants for forthcoming BIOPAMA action component funding opportunities carry out a management and governance assessment that identifies such priorities for actions with associated enhancement plans. Only priorities identified by these decision-support tools will be eligible for funding for the calls to be organised in 2021.