Deadline: 4 December 2015
Open to: A public or private body, actor or institution of EU countries or EU overseas country or territory
Grant: EUR 100 000 – EUR 400 000
The BEST 2.0 Programme provides grant funding for small – scale and medium – scale field actions on the ground for biodiversity conservation and sustainable development in the EU Overseas Countries and Territories (OCTs) – countries and territories with a special link to one of the following Member States: Denmark, France, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom.
The overall objective of BEST 2.0 is to promote the conservation of biodiversity and sustainable use of ecosystem services, including ecosystem – based approaches to climate change adaptation and mitigation, as a basis for sustainable development in OCTs.
In order to be eligible for a grant, the lead applicant must be:
- A public or private body, actor or institution (applications from individuals are not eligible);
- Registered in an EU Member State or in an EU Overseas Country and Territory;
- Directly responsible for the preparation and management of the project: applications presented by a body acting as an intermediary for a third party are not acceptable.
EUR 100 000 – EUR 400 000