Funding type


Project size funding

US$ 150.001 - 300.000

Target region/countries

Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Angola, Argentina, Bangladesh, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Brazil, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cabo Verde, Cambodia, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Colombia, Comoros, Congo, Cuba, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gambia, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, India, Indonesia, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nepal, Niger, Pacific Islands, Peru, Philippines, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Timor, Togo, Uganda, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Viet Nam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe

Eligible Organisations for funding

Non-profit or Civil Society Organization (NGO), Scholar Institution, Financial Institution (Investor/Bank), Private Entity


Marine & Coast

Biodiversity Categories

Access and benefit sharing, Biodiversity awareness and knowledge, Biodiversity planning and finance, Protected Areas and other conservation measures, Restoration

Sector Tags

Environmental Protection and Conservation, Water, Finance, Fishing

Funding Criteria

- focus on nature-based solutions with financial longevity

Application process

Blue Natural Capital Financing Facility/ Blue Carbon Accelerator Fund
Call for application

Application language


Additional information

Initiative formed by the government of Luxembourg and managed by IUCN