Updated Jun 16, 2020CLOSED

Tenth Round of call for COVID 19 Project Proposals

The African Elephant Fund (AEF) Secretariat just launched the tenth round of call for project proposals with a deadline of 06 July 2020, midnight East Africa Time. The purpose of this call is to allow African elephant range States to seek emergency funding to address elephant conservation challenges related to COVID 19 for the implementation of the African Elephant Action Plan.
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CLOSEDJul 06, 2020Deadline
Up to $50,000Amount

Mandatory Requirements

Implemented In:
Focus AreasEnvironment
COVID 19 related evaluation criteria:
1. The project should address priority objectives 1, 2 or 3 as set out in the African Elephant Action Plan (AEAP);
2. The project should start its activities withing 3 months of its approval by the steering committee and completed in no more than 12 months from its inception;
3. The project should be subject to at least one or many of the following criteria:
a) Secure small / vulnerable populations that are faced with an immediate threat;
b) Address prosecution and criminal investigations;
c) Prevent immediate human-elephant conflicts;d) Address a site that is experiencing an escalation in poaching;e) Address a site that is experiencing a decline in law enforcement capacity.
4. Funding request should not exceed 50,000 USD.

Application Directions

Interested applicants can fill out the project proposal template and submit it via email.


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