Development cooperation , 12.11.2012

Special Climate Change Fund (SCCF)

Description

The Special Climate Change Fund (SCCF) was established to support adaptation and technology transfer in all developing country parties to the UNFCCC. The SCCF supports both long-term and short-term adaptation activities in water resources management, land management, agriculture, health, infrastructure development, fragile ecosystems, including mountainous ecosystems, and integrated coastal zone management. The trust fund has 15 donors (Belgium, Canada, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom and United States) that have made pledges to the SCCF. To date, the SCCF has received voluntary contributions of about $241 million.

More information

http://www.thegef.org/gef/SCCF(layout.types.url.description)

Funding decision  12.11.2012

2 000 000 €

Objectives monitored by OECD's Development Assistance Committee

  • Climate change - adaptation
  • Aid to environment

Field of activity

  • Environmental policy and administrative management 100%

Funding channel

Maailman ympäristörahasto

Contact

keo-60

Code for the object of funding

89891964

ID

UHA2012-004752

Modified

13.09.2013