Call For Proposals for Strategic support to territories and areas conserved by indigenous peoples and local communities (ICCAs) in Indonesia

Dear All,

Global Environment Facility – Small Grant Programme (GEF-SGP) Indonesia invites the submission of proposals for SGP Call For Proposals ICCA (825)

The Global ICCA Support Initiative (GSI) provides support to territories and areas conserved by indigenous peoples and local communities in different regions of the world, with a special focus on twenty six (26) countries participating in the UNDP-implemented GEF Small Grants Programme (SGP). In alignment with the Country Programme Strategy (CPS) developed inIndonesia for the 6th SGP Operational Phase (OP6) running from 2015-2018, applications from qualified organisations are invited to carry out a proactive ICCA initiative designed to accompany/spearhead strategic work in the country. Competent organisations are encouraged to submit an application on the basis of the Call for Proposals below.

The proactive ICCA initiative is expected to last up to 36 months and to have a maximum budget of US$50,000. Depending on the context, it may be possible for the initiative to embrace the entire country, or to prioritise only one or a few regions. The proposals will be reviewed and approved by the SGP National Steering Committee (NSC) in consultation with a national level Technical Advisory Group (TAG). It is expected that the successful applicant will carry out the work in collaboration with the relevant staff and members of the ICCA Consortium (www.iccaconsortium.org).

A more detailed project and complete scope of services is outlined in the attachment ofSGP Call For Proposals ICCA (825)

The deadline for submitting proposals is March 24, 2016. The proposal should be submitted to info@sgp-indonesia.org, with the subject of email: Submitted Proposal for ICCA GSI Indonesia. The projected date for contract commencement is April 14, 2016.

All correspondence pertaining to this proposal should be directed to GEF SGP Indonesia.  If you have any questions, please contact us at info@sgp-indonesia.org or 021-7206125.
best regards,