Thinking of a Career in Emergency Management?
- BY Nicole Pelette
The Ramsar Regional Center – East Asia (RRC-EA) is now accepting project proposals for funding support under the RRC-EA Wetland Fund 2021 to promote the implementation of the Ramsar Convention by providing opportunities for awareness raising, information sharing, networking and funding. Its regular Grant Program is the RRC-EA Wetland Fund.
The RRC-EA Wetland Fund began in 2009 and has already supported 60 wetland conservation projects (as of October 2020). It supports four (4) projects per year with a budget of USD 10,000 per project (but not exceeding KRW 12,500,000) for measures that promote wetland conservation and wise use in support of the implementation of the 4th Ramsar Strategic Plan 2016-2024.
Wetland advocates from the region are invited to apply for small grants in line with the following thematic areas:
Thematic Area 1: Conservation and wise use of wetlands to support the implementation of the 4th Ramsar Strategic Plan 2016-2024
Thematic Area 2: Celebration of World Wetlands Day 2021