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  2. 2. <ul><li>a loan, or loan and grant </li></ul><ul><li>(grants – PhP500M and above) </li></ul><ul><li>contracted with governments of foreign countries w/ whom the Philippines has diplomatic, trade relations or bilateral agreements, or members, agencies and lending institutions of the UN </li></ul><ul><li>promotes sustainable social and economic development and welfare of the country </li></ul>OFFICIAL DEVELOPMENT ASSISTANCE (ODA)
  3. 3. Modes of Assistance <ul><li>Loans </li></ul><ul><li>Grants </li></ul><ul><li>(Mixed) </li></ul>Through:
  4. 4. Funding Assistance thru LOANS <ul><li>LGU Investment Program </li></ul><ul><li>Retail Countryside Fund II </li></ul><ul><li>LGU Support Credit Program </li></ul><ul><li>Support for Strategic Local Development and Investment Project </li></ul><ul><li>Global Loan Facility </li></ul>
  5. 5. Funding Assistance thru LOANS <ul><li>Countryside Loan Fund Program </li></ul><ul><li>CLFP-Credit Support for the Environment, </li></ul><ul><li>Agribusiness and Small & Medium Enterprises </li></ul><ul><li>Infrastructure and Logistic Assistance Facility </li></ul><ul><li>Environment Development Program </li></ul><ul><li>Credit Facility for Environmental Management </li></ul>
  6. 6. LGU INVESTMENT PROGRAM <ul><li>Local roads, bridges and ports </li></ul><ul><li>Sanitation, drainage & flood control </li></ul><ul><li>Water supply </li></ul><ul><li>Public market & bus terminal </li></ul><ul><li>Telecommunication & IT </li></ul><ul><li>Mini-hydro electric projects </li></ul><ul><li>Other income-generating public facilities </li></ul>Areas of Assistance
  7. 7. LGU Investment Program Implementing Agency Fund Source German Agency for Financial Cooperation (KfW) Target Areas Nationwide but preference to LGUs in Visayas & Mindanao Loan Amount PhP 1.2 Billion Duration 2006-2010 Land Bank of the Philippines (LBP)
  8. 8. RETAIL COUNTRYSIDE FUND II Areas of Assistance <ul><li>Agriculture-related activity </li></ul><ul><li>Agro-processing venture </li></ul><ul><li>Manufacturing </li></ul><ul><li>Service-oriented activity supportive of countryside economy </li></ul><ul><li>Environmental protection </li></ul><ul><li>Tourism-related projects </li></ul><ul><li>Trading & property development </li></ul>
  9. 9. World Bank min. PhP 25,000; max. PhP 100 M min. US$ 25,000; max. US$ 50M Rural areas nationwide Not specified RETAIL COUNTRYSIDE FUND II Implementing Agency Fund Source Target Areas Loan Amount Duration Land Bank of the Philippines (LBP)
  10. 10. LGU SUPPORT CREDIT PROGRAM Areas of Assistance <ul><li>preparation of feasibility study </li></ul><ul><li>low-cost housing project </li></ul><ul><li>health sector project </li></ul><ul><li>flood control & sanitation project </li></ul><ul><li>forestry project </li></ul><ul><li>waste disposal project </li></ul>
  11. 11. LGU SUPPORT CREDIT PROGRAM Land Bank of the Philippines (LBP) PhP 3M sub-project preparation loan PhP 5M investment loan Nationwide Not specified Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC) Implementing Agency Fund Source Target Areas Loan Amount Duration
  12. 12. SUPPORT FOR STRATEGIC LOCAL DEVELOPMENT & INVESTMENT PROJECT Areas of Assistance <ul><li>construction, upgrading & rehabilitation of basic local infrastructure facilities </li></ul><ul><li>revenue improvement & enhancement program </li></ul><ul><li>procurement of equipment in support to infrastructure services </li></ul>
  13. 13. World Bank US$ 100 Million Nationwide 2012 SUPPORT FOR STRATEGIC LOCAL DEVT & INVESTMENT PROJECT Land Bank of the Philippines (LBP) Implementing Agency Fund Source Target Areas Loan Amount Duration
  14. 14. GLOBAL LOAN FACILITY Areas of Assistance <ul><li>Agro-industry </li></ul><ul><li>Infrastructure </li></ul><ul><li>Environment </li></ul><ul><li>Tourism </li></ul><ul><li>Telecommunications </li></ul><ul><li>Power generation </li></ul>
  15. 15. European Investment Bank (EIB) Devt. Bank of the Philippines (DBP) Not specified Nationwide 2004-2012 GLOBAL LOAN FACILITY Implementing Agency Fund Source Target Areas Loan Amount Duration
  16. 16. COUNTRYSIDE LOAN FUND PROGRAM Areas of Assistance <ul><li>Agriculture-related activity </li></ul><ul><li>Food & agro-processing </li></ul><ul><li>Manufacturing </li></ul><ul><li>Product distribution </li></ul><ul><li>Environmental protection </li></ul><ul><li>Tourism-related projects </li></ul><ul><li>Project development </li></ul>
  17. 17. World Bank Land Bank of the Philippines (LBP) PhP300 M (CLP I & II) PhP100 M (CLF III) Nationwide 2009-2018 Countryside Loan Fund Implementing Agency Fund Source Target Areas Loan Amount Duration
  18. 18. COUNTRYSIDE LOAN FUND PROGRAM - Credit Support for the Environment, Agri-Business and Small & Medium Enterprises Areas of Assistance <ul><li>Agriculture-related activity </li></ul><ul><li>Food & agro-processing </li></ul><ul><li>Manufacturing </li></ul><ul><li>Product distribution </li></ul><ul><li>Environmental protection </li></ul><ul><li>Tourism-related projects </li></ul><ul><li>Project development </li></ul>
  19. 19. Land Bank Land Bank of the Philippines (LBP) PhP300 M Nationwide Up to 10 yrs. Fixed asset CLFP-Credit Support SMEs Implementing Agency Fund Source Target Areas Loan Amount Duration
  20. 20. INFRASTRUCTURE & LOGISTIC ASSISTANCE FACILITY Areas of Assistance <ul><li>Power projects including conventional energy project </li></ul><ul><li>Cold storage bulk transport facilities </li></ul><ul><li>Trucking terminal </li></ul><ul><li>Silos processing centers </li></ul><ul><li>Facilities for grains </li></ul><ul><li>Public markets </li></ul><ul><li>Handling equip. such as refrigerated vans </li></ul><ul><li>Transport facilities & transport system </li></ul>
  21. 21. INFRA & LOGISTIC ASSISTANCE FACILITY Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC) Devt. Bank of the Philippines (DBP) PhP16 Billion Nationwide Not specified Implementing Agency Fund Source Target Areas Loan Amount Duration
  22. 22. ENVIRONMENT DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM Areas of Assistance <ul><li>Water supply </li></ul><ul><li>Sewerage & waste water treatment </li></ul><ul><li>Conservation of water supply reservoir </li></ul><ul><li>Water sanitation facilities </li></ul><ul><li>Watershed management & protection forest </li></ul><ul><li>Industrial pollution control </li></ul><ul><li>Health care </li></ul><ul><li>Waste management </li></ul><ul><li>Environmental relocation </li></ul><ul><li>Ecotourism </li></ul>
  23. 23. ENVIRONMENT DEVT PROGRAM Devt. Bank of the Philippines (DBP) Loan Amount Nationwide 2004-2012 Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC) Implementing Agency Fund Source Target Areas Loan Amount Duration
  24. 24. <ul><li>Areas of Assistance </li></ul>CREDIT FACILITY FOR ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT <ul><li>Establishment of environmental management systems </li></ul><ul><li>Acquisition of cleaner production technologies </li></ul><ul><li>Self-monitoring program for environmental protection and rehabilitation </li></ul>
  25. 25. Swedish International Development Cooperation Devt. Bank of the Philippines (DBP) Not specified Nationwide Not specified CREDIT FACILITY FOR ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT Implementing Agency Fund Source Target Areas Loan Amount Duration
  26. 26. <ul><li>GRANT ASSISTANCE </li></ul>
  27. 27. <ul><li>New Zealand Small Projects Scheme (SPS) </li></ul><ul><li>Canada Fund For Local Initiatives </li></ul><ul><li>Environmental Governance 2 Project – Annual Program Statement And Invitation for Applications (APS) </li></ul><ul><li>Demo Environment </li></ul>Funding Assistance thru GRANTS
  28. 28. <ul><li>Japan’s Grant Assistance for Grassroot Human Security Projects (GGP) </li></ul><ul><li>Foundation for Philippine Environment (FPE) Action Grants Program </li></ul><ul><li>Philippine Australia Community Assistance Program (PACAP) </li></ul><ul><li>Australia Direct Aid Program (DAP) </li></ul>Funding Assistance GRANTS
  29. 29. <ul><li>Netherlands Small Projects Program </li></ul><ul><li>Philippine Tropical Forest Conservation Foundation, Inc. (PTFCF) </li></ul><ul><li>United Kingdom Bilateral Programme Budget </li></ul><ul><li>United Kingdom Global Opportunity Fund </li></ul>Funding Assistance GRANTS
  30. 30. PROGRAM PRIORITIES <ul><li>Income-generation </li></ul><ul><li>Human resource development </li></ul><ul><li>Health and nutrition </li></ul><ul><li>Water supply </li></ul><ul><li>Environment </li></ul><ul><li>Women in development (WID) – given special consideration </li></ul>NEW ZEALAND SMALL PROJECTS SCHEME (SPS)
  31. 31. TARGET BENEFICIARIES <ul><li>Rural poor and disadvantaged groups in provincial and urban areas </li></ul>QUALIFIED APPLICANT <ul><li>NGOs, POS, LGUs, CBOs </li></ul><ul><li>Provincial & natl. govt. agencies </li></ul><ul><li>Religious Organizations, Business & Sector Assn. </li></ul>NEW ZEALAND SMALL PROJECTS SCHEME
  32. 32. FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE <ul><li>PhP 200,000 to PhP 1 Million </li></ul>PROJECT DURATION 1 to 3 years NEW ZEALAND SMALL PROJECTS SCHEME
  33. 33. PROJECT PROPOSAL SELECTION CRITERIA <ul><li>Cost effectiveness </li></ul><ul><li>Projects potential sustainability beyond the period of SPS support </li></ul><ul><li>Proponent’s administrative viability and capacity to manage the project effectively and efficiently </li></ul><ul><li>Extent of the project to foster self-reliance by encouraging local management and local initiative </li></ul>NEW ZEALAND SMALL PROJECTS SCHEME
  34. 34. PROGRAM PRIORITIES <ul><li>Basic Human Needs </li></ul><ul><li>Women in Development (Gender equality) </li></ul><ul><li>Human Rights, Democracy, and Good Governance </li></ul><ul><li>Private Sector Development </li></ul><ul><li>Environment </li></ul>CANADA FUND FOR LOCAL INITIATIVES
  35. 35. TARGET BENEFICIARIES <ul><li>Rural poor </li></ul><ul><li>Disadvantaged groups in provincial and urban centers </li></ul>QUALIFIED APPLICANT <ul><li>NGOs </li></ul><ul><li>POs </li></ul><ul><li>Cooperatives </li></ul><ul><li>Local institutions </li></ul><ul><li>Recognized international institutions affiliated w/ local groups or local foundations </li></ul>CANADA FUND FOR LOCAL INITIATIVES
  36. 36. FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE <ul><li>PhP 600,000 to PhP 900,000 </li></ul><ul><li>In exceptional cases, support of up to P1.5 M can be considered </li></ul>PROJECT DURATION 1 to 2 years CANADA FUND FOR LOCAL INITIATIVES
  37. 37. PROJECT PROPOSAL SELECTION CRITERIA <ul><li>Project Viability, Relevance & Effectiveness </li></ul><ul><li>Potential for long term sustainability </li></ul><ul><li>Potential for multiplier effect </li></ul><ul><li>Extent of beneficiary participation in project planning, implementation, monitoring & evaluation </li></ul>CANADA FUND FOR LOCAL INITIATIVES
  38. 38. <ul><li>Amount of cash and/or kind contribution pledged to the project by the applicant organization as proponent counterpart (30% of total project cost) </li></ul><ul><li>Competence and track record of the proponent organization </li></ul><ul><li>Community support for the project </li></ul><ul><li>Impact on environmental and gender equality </li></ul>PROJECT PROPOSAL SELECTION CRITERIA CANADA FUND FOR LOCAL INITIATIVES
  40. 40. <ul><li>Improved Forest Management </li></ul><ul><li>Improved Solid Waste Management </li></ul><ul><li>Improved Coastal Resource Management </li></ul><ul><li>Municipal Investments in Sanitation </li></ul><ul><li>Strengthened Government Institution </li></ul>PROGRAM PRIORITIES ENVIRONMENTAL GOVERNANCE 2 (APS)
  42. 42. <ul><li>Socio-Economic benefits and technical soundness </li></ul><ul><li>Social Impact </li></ul><ul><li>Financial Aspects </li></ul><ul><li>Environmental soundness </li></ul><ul><li>Institutional Assessment </li></ul><ul><li>Monitoring and Evaluation Scheme </li></ul><ul><li>Sustainability and Exit Plan </li></ul>PROJECT SELECTION CRITERIA ENVIRONMENTAL GOVERNANCE 2 (APS)
  43. 43. <ul><li>Village NGOs and POs, regional NGOs and POs, professional NGOs and POs, foundations, private sector organizations, and universities involved in coastal resources, forest, or ISWM and/or governance of these resources </li></ul>ENVIRONMENTAL GOVERNANCE 2 (APS) QUALIFIED APPLICANT
  44. 44. <ul><li>Air environment </li></ul><ul><li>Water and sanitation </li></ul><ul><li>Waste management </li></ul><ul><li>Energy saving </li></ul><ul><li>Renewable energy, soil pollution </li></ul><ul><li>Noise and urban transport </li></ul>DEMO ENVIRONMENT PROGRAM PRIORITIES
  45. 45. DEMO ENVIRONMENT <ul><li>SEK 3M for demonstration projects and introduction of environmental technology </li></ul>PROJECT DURATION AND BUDGET COST
  46. 46. <ul><li>advantages of the equipment and/or system knowledge from an environmental or energy point of view, compared to the present situation in the area where the demonstration project is to be implemented </li></ul><ul><li>market potential of the equipment or system knowledge, and the possibility of successfully opening up new markets for the technological solution with the aid of the action proposed in the partner country </li></ul>DEMO ENVIRONMENT PROJECT PROPOSAL SELECTION CRITERIA
  47. 47. <ul><li>recipient party’s ability to participate in the introduction of new environmental technology in the cooperating country </li></ul><ul><li>involves a tested and proven activity or technology. </li></ul>DEMO ENVIRONMENT PROJECT PROPOSAL SELECTION CRITERIA
  48. 48. <ul><li>municipalities, institutions or enterprises legally registered in the relevant recipient country </li></ul>DEMO ENVIRONMENT QUALIFIED APPLICANT
  49. 49. PROGRAM PRIORITIES <ul><li>Constituency Building </li></ul><ul><li>Advocacy </li></ul><ul><li>Research </li></ul><ul><li>Environmental Defense </li></ul>FOUNDATION FOR PHILIPPINE ENVIRONMENT (FPE)
  50. 50. LEVELS OF FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE <ul><li>Small: PhP 150,000.00 and below </li></ul><ul><li>Medium: PhP 150,001 to 400,000 </li></ul><ul><li>Large: PhP 400,001 to PhP 2,000,000 </li></ul>QUALIFIED APPLICANT NGOs and/or POs FDN .FOR PHIL. ENVIRONMENT
  51. 51. PROJECT CRITERIA <ul><li>Assessment of proposed intervention </li></ul><ul><li>Effectiveness of work plan </li></ul><ul><li>Success risk-analysis </li></ul>PROJECT DURATION <ul><li>Small & medium: max. of one year </li></ul><ul><li>Large: more than one year </li></ul>FDN .FOR PHIL. ENVIRONMENT
  52. 52. <ul><li>Agricultural development </li></ul><ul><li>Income & employment generation </li></ul><ul><li>Management of ENR </li></ul><ul><li>Water and sanitation </li></ul><ul><li>Primary health care & other community health services </li></ul><ul><li>Functional/Non-formal education </li></ul>PHILIPPINE AUSTRALIA COMMUNITY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (PACAP) PRIORITY PROJECTS
  53. 53. LEVEL OF ASSISTANCE AND DURATION PHIL. AUSTRALIA COMMUNITY ASSISTANCE PROG. (PACAP) <ul><li>PhP 1.5 million per year; can be up to PhP 4.5 million for 3 years if under the Focused Community Assistance Scheme (FOCAS) </li></ul><ul><li>PhP 1 million per year; can be up to Php 1.5 million for 18 months if under the Responsive Assistance Scheme (RAS) </li></ul>
  54. 54. GEOGRAPHICAL PREFERENCE <ul><li>Southern Philippines, i.e., Visayas and Mindanao </li></ul><ul><li>Includes FOCAS provinces, namely: Bohol, Northern Samar, Misamis Occ., Agusan del Sur & Surigao del Norte </li></ul>ELIGIBLE APPLICANTS NGOs, POs and development / social action or ministries of church-based organizations of academic institutions. PHIL. AUSTRALIA COMMUNITY ASSISTANCE PROG. (PACAP)
  55. 55. <ul><li>Socio-economic benefits and technical soundness </li></ul><ul><li>Social impact </li></ul><ul><li>Financial aspects </li></ul><ul><li>Environmental soundness </li></ul><ul><li>Institutional assessment </li></ul><ul><li>Monitoring and evaluation scheme </li></ul><ul><li>Sustainability and exit plan </li></ul>PROJECT SELECTION CRITERIA PHIL. AUSTRALIA COMMUNITY ASSISTANCE PROG. (PACAP)
  56. 56. <ul><li>Construction of Small-Scale Irrigation Systems </li></ul><ul><li>Post Harvest Facilities/Equipment </li></ul><ul><li>Fishery Development Projects </li></ul><ul><li>Agricultural Production Equipment </li></ul><ul><li>Equipment for Skills Training </li></ul>AUSTRALIA DIRECT AID PROGRAM (DAP) AREAS OF ASSISTANCE
  57. 57. <ul><li>Materials for Women’s Training Programs </li></ul><ul><li>Potable Water Systems </li></ul><ul><li>Medical Equipment for Small Clinics </li></ul><ul><li>Health and Sanitation Projects </li></ul><ul><li>Food Processing Projects </li></ul>AUSTRALIA DIRECT AID PROG. (DAP) AREAS OF ASSISTANCE
  58. 58. NGOs or community group engaged in development work Grants to pay for durable items, e.g. hardware, construction materials, common service facilities for income generating projects. AUSTRALIA DIRECT AID PROG. (DAP) QUALIFIED APPLICANT FORMS ASSISTANCE
  59. 59. PROJECT DURATION • Up to a limit of approximately PhP250,000 • Maximum of one year LEVEL OF ASSISTANCE AUSTRALIA DIRECT AID PROG. (DAP)
  60. 60. PROJECT SELECTION CRITERIA <ul><li>proposal is developmental, not charitable non commercial </li></ul><ul><li>proposal directly meets specific needs of disadvantaged groups </li></ul><ul><li>resources of the group are put up as counterpart contribution. </li></ul>AUSTRALIA DIRECT AID PROG. (DAP)
  61. 61. <ul><li>proponent can demonstrate that it can effectively implement the project and able to prepare accurate progress report </li></ul><ul><li>Women’s participation </li></ul><ul><li>Sound environmental practices </li></ul>PROJECT SELECTION CRITERIA AUSTRALIA DIRECT AID PROG. (DAP)
  62. 62. <ul><li>Poverty reduction </li></ul><ul><li>Human rights; and </li></ul><ul><li>Culture </li></ul>NETHERLANDS SMALL PROJECTS PROGRAM PROGRAM PRIORITIES
  63. 63. • Community or agency concerned • Maximum of one year NETHERLANDS SMALL PROJECTS PROGRAM • PhP 1 M and below ELIGIBLE APPLICANTS PROJECT DURATION FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE
  64. 64. <ul><li>Must be based on a small-scale local initiative originating in the community or agency involved </li></ul><ul><li>Must be targeted in a clearly defined group of people who are actively involved in it & prepared to contribute whatever they can to its implementation; </li></ul><ul><li>Must be capable of being sustained by the local population once complete </li></ul>PROJECT SELECTION CRITERIA NETHERLANDS SMALL PROJECTS PROGRAM
  65. 65. <ul><li>Must not take the form of charity or constitute a gift or part of a election campaign </li></ul><ul><li>Is not meant as an emerging aid, except as stopgap to more permanent solution </li></ul><ul><li>Not part of a program belonging to another development agency </li></ul>PROJECT SELECTION CRITERIA NETHERLANDS SMALL PROJECTS PROGRAM
  67. 67. <ul><li>Establishment, restoration, protection and maintenance of parks, protected areas and reserves </li></ul><ul><li>Training programs to increase scientific, technical and managerial capacities of individual and organizations involved in forest conservation </li></ul>PHIL. TROPICAL FOR. CONSERV’N FDN, INC. (PTFCFI) PROGRAM PRIORITIES
  68. 68. <ul><li>Restoration, protection or sustainable use of animal and plant species </li></ul><ul><li>Development and support of the livelihood of individuals living in or near a tropical forest </li></ul><ul><li>Coastal forest resources management and protection </li></ul>PHIL. TROPICAL FOR. CONSERV’N FDN INC (PTFCFP) PROGRAM PRIORITIES
  69. 69. PROJECT DURATION AND BUDGET COST <ul><li>maximum grant amount per project is PhP 2 million </li></ul><ul><li>considers multi year projects, depending on the project components and activities </li></ul><ul><li>awards funds on a yearly basis </li></ul>PHIL. TROPICAL FOR. CONSERV’N FDN INC (PTFCFP)
  70. 70. <ul><li>Direct impact on forest conservation or on identified area </li></ul><ul><li>Sustainability of action </li></ul><ul><li>Stakeholder engagement including linkage with mandated institution and organizations </li></ul>PHIL. TROPICAL FOR. CONSERV’N FDN INC (PTFCFP) PROJECT PROPOSAL SELECTION CRITERIA
  71. 71. <ul><li>Non-governmental or community-based environmental, forestry conservation, development, educational and indigenous people org. active in the Phil. </li></ul><ul><li>Economic, scientific, educational, social and professional organizations </li></ul><ul><li>national & local govt. agencies responsible for environmental protection and management of nature </li></ul>PHIL. TROPICAL FOR. CONSERV’N FDN INC (PTFCFP) QUALIFIED APPLICANT
  72. 72. <ul><li>small grants: up to P500,000 </li></ul><ul><li>large grants: up to P2M </li></ul>PHIL. TROPICAL FOR. CONSERV’N FDN INC (PTFCFP) FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE
  73. 73. PROGRAM PRIORITIES <ul><li>Poverty alleviation and mitigation of disparities </li></ul><ul><li>Meeting Basic Human Needs </li></ul><ul><li>Social welfare </li></ul>JAPAN’s GRANT ASSISTANCE FOR GRASSROOT HUMAN SECURITY PROJECTS (GGP)
  74. 74. PROGRAM PRIORITIES <ul><li>Basic Education and Human Resource Development </li></ul><ul><li>Peace Building and Rehabilitation of Conflict-affected Areas </li></ul><ul><li>Disaster Relief </li></ul>JAPAN’s GRANT ASSISTANCE FOR GRASSROOT HUMAN SECURITY PROJECTS
  75. 75. QUALIFIED APPLICANTS <ul><li>NGOs </li></ul><ul><li>POs </li></ul><ul><li>Cooperatives </li></ul><ul><li>LGUs </li></ul><ul><li>Educational, research and medical institutes (except national based like tertiary hospitals and state colleges) </li></ul>JAPAN’s GRANT ASSISTANCE FOR GRASSROOT HUMAN SECURITY PROJECTS
  76. 76. FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE <ul><li>A project can be funded up to a rough amount of P 3 Million </li></ul>PROJECT DURATION GGP could only support less than one (1) year although the whole project duration can be more than the said time frame JAPAN’s GRANT ASSISTANCE FOR GRASSROOT HUMAN SECURITY PROJECTS
  77. 77. <ul><li>Capability of the proponent (track record, financial mgt. capacity, implementation capability & monitoring system) </li></ul><ul><li>Necessity, urgency, appropriateness, feasibility, impact and sustainability of the proposed project </li></ul>PROJECT PROPOSAL SELECTION CRITERIA JAPAN’s GRANT ASSISTANCE FOR GRASSROOT HUMAN SECURITY PROJECTS
  78. 78. <ul><li>Within priority/target areas of the Embassy </li></ul><ul><li>With high opportunity for Public Relations </li></ul><ul><li>Appropriateness and cost-effectiveness of requested amount </li></ul>PROJECT PROPOSAL SELECTION CRITERIA JAPAN’s GRANT ASSISTANCE FOR GRASSROOT HUMAN SECURITY PROJECTS
  79. 79. <ul><li>Achieving climate </li></ul><ul><li>Support for the Millennium Development Goals </li></ul><ul><li>Promotion of responsible mining practices </li></ul><ul><li>Human rights, democracy and good governance </li></ul>PROGRAM PRIORITIES UK BILATERAL PROGRAMME BUDGET
  80. 80. No longer than 12 months UK BILATERAL PROGRAMME Project cost ranges from PhP 1 to 2 M FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE PROJECT DURATION
  81. 81. AREAS OF ASSISTANCE <ul><li>Engaging with the Islamic World </li></ul><ul><li>Economic Reform </li></ul><ul><li>Counter Terrorism </li></ul>UNITED KINGDOM GLOBAL OPPORTUNITIES FUND
  82. 82. QUALIFIED APPLICANT TERMS OF ASSISTANCE Details can be found in the Embassy’s website: Applications are made through the Embassy for approval in London. Government bodies, civil society and academic institutions UK GLOBAL OPPORTUNITIES FUND
  83. 83. THANK YOU!