The UNDP-Small Grants Program (SGP)-5 is being implemented in the Philippines with the Country Office of United Nations Development Programme as Executing Agency, the Biodiversity Management Bureau (BMB) of the DENR as implementing partner and FPE as the NGO grants administrator. It has approved by the Global Environmental Facility in December 2012 with a grant of US$ 4.5 million.
The goal of SGP-5 is to secure global environmental benefits through community-based initiatives and actions in selected priority sites in the Philippines.
Component 1: Community-based actions improve the sustainability of protected areas.
Component 2: Mainstream biodiversity conservation and sustainable use into production landscapes, seascapes, and sectors (PLS).
Component 3: Cross-cutting capacity development and knowledge management.
Project Sites: Palawan, Samar Island, and Sierra Madre
Period for implementation: June 2013 until July 2017.
For grant details and application procedure, visit http://www.sgp.org.ph/