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NRDF in the first group of successful PACAM grant applicants

7th September 2014
NRDF in the first group of successful PACAM grant applicants

NRDF is one of the nine organizations which have submitted successful applications for PACAM grants. The announcement was made on September 1, 2014 at a reception attended by climate change stakeholders, diplomats and CSOs, at the Tanoa Tusitala Hotel in Apia, Samoa (Photo). The Pacific-American Climate Fund (PACAM) is a five-year USAID project that provides grants to civil society organizations throughout the Pacific Rim in support of climate change adaptation measures. PACAM is based in the Philippines and implemented in twelve countries throughout the Pacific that are home to more than 8.5 million people: Federated States of Micronesia, Fiji, Kiribati, Nauru, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Republic of Marshall Islands, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu, and Vanuatu. The grant will support the NRDF programme for the coming two years and is combined with the funding from NRDF’s other donor Bread for the World. It is the first time that NRDF receives funding through USAID