Carbon Initiative for Development
Help low-income countries access the carbon market and attract low-carbon investments.
Energy efficiency; Renewable energy; Waste management; Transport.
Public and private entities
Eligible Projects or Programmes:
The initiative is made up of three different components: a) a Readiness Fund to support capacity building and knowledge sharing; b) a Financing Fund to promote innovative carbon finance mechanisms for the funding of early stage projects; and c) a Carbon Fund to support carbon finance in LDCs, including Certified Emission Reduction (CER) and Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) activities.
Proposal evaluation criteria:
How to Apply:
The initiative is not yet fully operational; however, expression of interest forms for the public and private sector are available on the website.