EU-based development institution
Mobilizing GCF funds in West Africa
Natural Strategies works with a bi-lateral development partner on a concept note for a GCF project to improve management and resilience of forest landscapes in West Africa
The Green Climate Fund (GCF) is a financing mechanism to assist developing countries in adaptation and mitigation practices to counter climate change. Natural Strategies was hired by an EU-based institution to revise a concept note for a GCF project focused on improving management and resilience of forest landscapes in West Africa.
In this assignment, Natural Strategies works to:
Conduct context - and climate barrier analyses, supported by stakeholder consultations and data collection
Identify highest impact project components that can reduce deforestation while generating community livelihood benefits
Develop a revised theory of change, project design, budget, and implementation arrangements
Ensure alignment with national stakeholder interests for project validation.
Green finance, Land use
Life on land