Joint programme with the GEF Small Grants Programme (SGP). The total funding contributed by MAVA will be USD 2.5 million over three years (from end 2019 to end 2022), matched by the same amount from the SGP.
This collaborative programme aims to support actions that will further MAVA’s objectives in the Mediterranean and West Africa, especially in the transition between phases 1 and 2 of the MAVA strategy and potentially after the closure of the Foundation.
The programme includes a combination of site-based projects and thematic national actions in five countries, as well as regional exchanges, government-CSO dialogues, and capacity building activities. The selected countries are Lebanon, Morocco and Tunisia in the Mediterranean and Cape Verde and Guinea-Bissau in West Africa.