CFIF calls for proposals on financial product development for climate change

A wind farm in northern China. Photo by: Land Rover Our Planet / CC BY-NC-SA

The Climate Finance Innovation Facility is inviting applications for the development of financial products and services from financial institutions based in developing countries in the Asia-Pacific region. Among the activities eligible for support are:

  • Feasibility studies

  • Market assessments

  • Business planning

  • Regulatory and environmental analyses

  • Capacity building

  • Training

  • Marketing

  • Procedural development

  • Other business support activities, as approved

Funding will be in the form of grants that cover up to 50 percent of actual costs, dispersed in milestone-based tranches.

Deadline for the submission on concept notes is on Sept. 30, 2012. For more details, visit this link.

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  • Louie-An Pilapil

    Louie-An is a former senior development analyst at Devex Manila. She has held consulting and editorial positions at the Asian Development Bank in Manila and a business-to-business media company in Hong Kong and mainland China.