2016 FISP-Climate Fund of €500,000: Innovations in the Field of Climate Change

Organisation: French Global Environment Facility (FFEM)

Apply By:  No Deadline

French Global Environment Facility (FFEM) has announced a fourth call for proposals under its FISP-Climate as an innovation facility to encourage private enterprise to use green technologies for fighting climate change in developing countries.

FISP-Climat aims to encourage reproducible and long-term projects, in order to stimulate a market for technologies or services to mitigate and/or adapt to climate change in developing countries.

Project Themes

Adaptation to climate change

  • Water management in industry
  • Optimising waste water treatment and water distribution networks
  • Pumping water from renewable resources
  • Establishment of observation tools and indicators (MRV)
  • Risk prevention
    • Mitigation of climate change
    • Generation of electricity, heat and cold from renewable resources
    • Biofuel production
    • Energy efficiency in industry
    • Energy efficiency in construction
    • Waste management and energy recovery
    • Projects promoting a circular economy
    • Smart grids
    • Urban mobility.
    • Emergence of new transport solutions.

      Funding available

      The amount of funding will be five to ten projects with a grant of a maximum of €500,000 per project.

      Eligibility Criteria

      • The beneficiaries of FISP-Climat 2016 are individual private companies (undertakings which exceed the thresholds of SMEs are excluded) or consortia including at least one private company.
      • Geographical regions
        • Countries in the Sub-Saharan Africa, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) zone
        • The North African – Mediterranean region
        • Developing countries
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