From the 23rd of February 2018, the Special Programme on Institutional Strengthening is open for applications for 4 months. The deadline for submission of applications is Thursday the 21st of June 2018.
The document entitled “Project Application Guidelines” outlines the project application process for the current 3rd round of applications to the Special Programme. It aims to assist developing countries taking into account special needs of least developed countries and small island developing States, and countries with economies in transition to develop projects to support institutional strengthening at the national level for implementation of the Basel, Rotterdam, and Stockholm Conventions, the Minamata Convention, and the Strategic Approach to International Chemicals Management (SAICM). Download the project application guidelines.
The project application guidelines is an unedited advance copy made available for the launch on 23rd February 2018. An edited version of the application guidelines, together with language versions in Arabic, French and Spanish will be available on the Special Programme website by mid-March 2018.
Project application form and project budget form need to be used for submission of application during this 3rd round. Please consult project application guidelines for more details on how to apply in English only before the deadline of 21st June 2018.