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Opportunity

Up to US$50 thousand Direct Assistance in Sustainable Forestry from Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
The FAO-EU FLEGT Programme supports governments and private sector organizations that contribute to the reduction of illegal logging and strengthen the trade of legal forest products. Projects can apply for project grants of up to US$50 thousand. Eligible countries from Africa, Asia, and Latin America are listed in the announcement. Projects are accepted on a rolling basis.
Opportunity Information
Global - Least Developed Countries
Funding support


Grants (http://www.fao.org/in-action/eu-fao-flegt-programme/available-assistance/direct-assistance/en/)
Detailed Opportunity Information


Submissions are received and registered by the Project Management Unit (PMU), and checked against the eligibility criteria defined in the guidelines for direct assistance requests. Eligible proposals will be evaluated and scored by the PMU and, depending on technical aspects of the proposal, by at least one additional FAO professional with expert knowledge of the country, organization or region concerned. The proposal will be sent for information and technical advice to the European Union Delegations of each country.
There are guidelines for direct assistance where there is a form that candidates will have to fill out with specific information. Please describe the problem addressed, explaining its context and causes. Confine the description to relevant forest-related policy, legislation, law enforcement and socioeconomic issues and explain how the project addresses the priorities of the FAO-EU FLEGT Programme, and the priorities of the forestry sector at the national level.



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1. Awareness of biodiversity values
2. Integration of biodiversity values
4. Use of natural resources
6. Sustainable fisheries
13. Agricultural biodiversity
14. Essential ecosystem services
18. Traditional knowledge
19. Biodiversity knowledge
Forest Biodiversity
Scientific and Technical Cooperation
Biodiversity for Development
Climate Change and Biodiversity
Ecosystem Approach and Restoration
Gender and Biodiversity
Transfer of Technology and Cooperation
In-Situ Conservation
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Pending Approval
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Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
Viale delle Terme di Caracalla, Città Metropolitana di Roma
Roma, Lazio
00153, Italy

: FAO-HQ@fao.org
: +39 06 57051 |
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Pending Approval
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
Viale delle Terme di Caracalla, Città Metropolitana di Roma
Roma, Lazio
00153, Italy

: FAO-HQ@fao.org
: +39 06 57051 |


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