Launching of the Sustainable Development Component within the NGO Fund

May 30, 2013

The Romanian Environmental Partnership Foundation is publishing the Guidelines and specific annexes for SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT Component, within Round 1 of the NGO Fund, part of the EEA Financial Mechanism 2009-2014, funded by Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway.

The general objective of SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT Component is to support sustainable development and the improvement of the environment in Romania through the contribution of the NGOs and through public participation. This Component will support projects under the following main areas: climate change, biodiversity and landscape protection, ecotourism, environmental advocacy and watchdog activities / increased environmental awareness and public participation in environmental decision-making, environmental education.

The total allocation for this Component under the first round of Call for proposals is 2,100,000 Euro.

Grants are dedicated to NGOs. More information about eligibility conditions for the applicant and partners can be found in the Guidelines for applicants. Guidelines and annexes are available only in Romanian language.

An applicant organisation may submit a maximum number of 2 project proposals under SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT Component for this Call for proposals, out of which only 1 proposal for Large grants.

Deadline for submitting applications is 31st of July, 2013.

Questions related to this Call for Proposals may be addressed by potential applicants by e-mail, phone or by fax no later 25th of July (including) to: Imola Antal – Programme Manager, e-mail: environment@repf.ro; phone: 0266 310 678; fax: 0266 310 678.

Answers will be given no later than 29th of July 2013 and questions that may be relevant to other applicants, together with the answers, will be published on the Programme website and on the website of the Romanian Environmental Partnership Foundation.

In order to support possible applicants, 5 general information sessions will be organised, containing information about the launching of all 5 Components of the NGO Fund.

The documents can be downloaded here.


Documents are available only in Romanian. Short summary in English is available under the Components section of the website.