Program on Global Security and Sustainability (GSS)

Eligible Geographic Areas
Africa: Highland forests of western Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo and western Tanzania, Madagascar.
Asia/Pacific: Nepal, Bhutan, Northeast India and Yunnan Province, China; Lao PDR, Cambodia and Vietnam, Fiji, Vanuatu, Solomon Islands, New Guinea.
Latin America/Caribbean: Peru and Bolivia, Ecuador and Colombia, Panama, Cuba, Hispaniola, and Jamaica.

Information about the funding opportunity
Provides support for biodiversity conservation activities in particular geographic Focal Areas. It also includes a Research & Development component, which is organized around specific themes addressing salient issues within these Focal Areas. Two overarching goals guide grant-making priorities: to promote conservation across large landscapes; and to strengthen local institutional capacity for biodiversity conservation.

Description, Remarks/Restrictions
Restricted to specific countries and focus areas. The Foundation does not review unsolicited project proposals.

Funding Web Address
http://www.macfound.org/site/c.lkLXJ8MQKrH/b.929441/k.74BD/International_Grantmaking.htm

Magnitude
From US$15,000 to US$1million

Status
Open

Information on deadlines
Upcoming priority areas are the Albertine Rift, Southern Andes, Northern Andes and Lower Mekong. To check deadlines review website at http://www.macfound.org/site/c.lkLXJ8MQKrH/b.1286833/k.599B/CSD_Application_Deadlines.htm.

How to apply
Applicants should prepare a brief Letter of Inquiry before submitting full proposal. For detailed information follow link to application guidelines.

Application guidelines path
http://www.macfound.org/site/c.lkLXJ8MQKrH/b.913959/k.BB2A/How_to_Apply.htm

Eligible research topics
Conservation and sustainable development

Who can apply
Organizations

Contact details


Contact Address
Office of Grants Management
140 S. Dearborn Street
Chicago, IL 60603-5285
USA

Telephone
+1 (312) 726 8000

Fax
+ (312) 920 6258

Email
4answers@macfound.org

Donor Organization(s)
  • The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation



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