Grant Opportunities

CCBO’s grants program is designed to identify and implement locally-led, sustainable solutions and approaches that support the program’s objectives and combat ocean plastics pollution directly at the source. Opportunities will be posted as they become available.

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The Peru-SAR Locally Led Development Initiative seeks to engage local private and civil sectors in priority areas as defined by the partner governments in the region and the United States Government (USG). This initiative is designed to increase sustainability and impact in the areas of: (1) Improving Solid Waste Management and Reducing Ocean Plastics in Peru; and (2) Protecting Environmental Defenders in the Peruvian Amazon as outlined in Section V (see Amendment 2).

Only Local Entities as defined in ADS 303.6 are eligible under this solicitation.

To apply, interested Local Entities must submit a 2-page concept paper. Applicants are highly encouraged to have a 1:1 privately secured matching contribution to the requested funding.

Closing Date for Applications: Sep. 30, 2023

The amendment documents can be found at this link (under Related Documents):

Mejorando la Gestión de Residuos Sólidos y Reduciendo el plástico en el Océano del Perú

Improving Solid Waste Management and Reducing Plastic in Peru’s Ocean


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