Project Description

ICUN – SADC TFCA Financing Facility

Type of project: biodiversity conservation focussing on Trans-frontier Conservation Areas (TFCAs). This call aims to support  three thematic areas: 1) Species dimension: Improved habitat connectivity, especially for elephants and large carnivores as flagship species;2) Habitat dimension: Improved management effectiveness of TFCAs and Protected Areas; 3) People dimension: Improved livelihoods for communities affected by human-wildlife co-habitation.

Location:  Southern African Development Community (SADC) region: Angola, Botswana, Comoros, DRC, Eswatini, Lesotho, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Seychelles South Africa, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe.

Eligibility: This call is open to government entities, Non-Governmental Organisations and Community- Based Organisations (CBOs). Partnerships between governments, NGOs and CBOs will be actively encouraged.

Grant size: €300 000 – €3m

Closing date:  15 September

Apply: https://www.iucn.org/regions/eastern-and-southern-africa/our-work/conservation-areas-and-species/sadc-transfrontier-conservation-areas-financing-facility-sadc-tfca-ff/sadc-tfca-financing-facility-open-call-concepts