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Procurement Process :RFP - Request for proposal
Office :UNDP Country Office - ZIMBABWE
Deadline :20-Mar-20
Posted on :27-Jan-20
Development Area :OTHER  
Reference Number :62806
Link to Atlas Project :
00107199 - Strengthening Biodiversity and Ecosystems Management
Documents :
Technical Proposal Template
Financial Proposal Template
ZVBP Baseline Report
Request for Information form (RFI)
Detailed Call For Proposals
Overview :


The Government of Zimbabwe through the Ministry of Environment, Tourism and Hospitality Industry (METHI) in partnership with the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) is implementing a GEF 6 funded Global Wildlife Project titled, “Strengthening Biodiversity and Ecosystems Management and Climate-Smart Landscapes in the Mid to Lower Zambezi Region of Zimbabwe” also known as the Zambezi Valley Biodiversity Project (ZVBP) over a six-year period 2018-2024. Anchored on landscape wide approach, the project has been designed with a small grants window for NGOs and CBOs to support innovative community driven sustainable livelihood projects in Muzarabani, Mbire and Hurungwe Districts.

We are pleased to invite interested NGOs/CBOs to develop innovative project proposals for sustainable livelihoods projects under any one of the following thematic areas:

  1. Awareness and Education: Project area awareness campaigns targeting Illegal Wildlife Trade (IWT), deforestation and climate change adaptation and mitigation

  2. Sustainable livelihood activities that address community based Sustainable Forestry Management (SFM), Sustainable Land Management (SLM) and Human Wildlife Conflict (HWC) management.

  3. The provision of alternative sources of energy, clean energy and energy saving technologies in the targeted Districts.

The proposed projects are targeted for Muzarabani, Mbire and Hurungwe Districts. Prospective applicants should submit documents listed below. The templates have been attached to this call. : 

  • A completed Request for Information form (RFI)

  • Completed UNDP ZVBP Small Grants Proposal Template

  • Completed UNDP ZVBP Small Grants Financial Template (Budget)

  • Provide Curriculum Vitae (CVs) of key personnel that will be assigned to support the project

  • Proof of registration as an NGO/CBO including copies of registration certificate and constitution or other governing documents.

    To apply

    View the full detailed Call for Proposals from the attached Annexes and access downloadable templates that applicants must use to apply. All proposal templates should be written according to the UNDP ZVBP Small Grants templates attached to this call. Local NGOs/CBOs are strongly encouraged to apply. ZVBP detailed project document can be accessed on the link


    Proposals must be submitted electronically through emails provided in the detailed call for proposals. The deadline for submission is 17:00 hr. on 20 March 2020 (Zimbabwe time). Proposals received after the deadline WILL NOT be considered.

    Please note, only successful candidates will be contacted