The Government of Liberia through the Environmental Protection Agency has received funding from the Green Climate Fund (GCF) under its readiness support program to strengthen the capacity of the National Designated Authority (NDA) to develop programs and projects of scale in Liberia. The support will be used to
- Strengthen inter-ministerial Coordination on mainstreaming of climate change into national policies, strategies, Plans and leverage of climate financing mechanisms to fund national development initiatives
- Build national human capacity to develop bankable grant concept notes and funding proposals to attract external financial resources to Liberia from the Green Climate Fund, GEF and Adaption Fund etc...
- To support enabling activities leading to successful development of three grant funding proposals covering access to carbon market through forest, Energy & Energy efficiency, climate resilient infrastructure development
- Strengthen institutional capacity through efficient knowledge management, development of climate change sector strategies, guidelines and skills retention
In rolling out this project, the EPA intends to apply part of the project funds to recruit a project manager.
See the attached document for detail information on the application process