Legacy Landscapes Fund (LLF)


Updated: 05 Apr, 2023

Funding type


Project size funding

US$ 500.001 - 2.000.000, US$ 2.000.001 - 10.000.000

Target region/countries


Eligible Organisations for funding

Communities / Non-registered citizen groups, Non-profit or Civil Society Organization (NGO), National goverment, Towns & Municipalities, Subnational goverment


Forest & Woodlands, Wetland

Biodiversity Categories

Protected Areas and other conservation measures, Restoration

Sector Tags

Environmental Protection and Conservation

Funding Criteria

- legacy landscapes (area > 2000 km², ecologically largely intact and of global significance) under threat or have a protection status according to IUCN classification
- call-specific criteria

Application process

Call for application
templates: www.legacylandscapes.org/resources

Application language


Particular consideration of

Local Communities (LC)

Additional information

Launched by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) and KfW Development Bank (KfW), Agence Française de Développement (AFD), Campaign for Nature (CfN), Frankfurt Zoological Society (FZS), the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN), the UNESCO World Heritage Centre and World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF).

Forms the Nature Trust Alliance together with Caucasus Nature Fund (CNF), PONT (Prespa Ohrid Nature Trust) and LLF (Legacy Landscape Fund).