Small Grants Scheme #3 - Projects to strengthen climate change adaptation at local level
The projects selected within the scope of this call will contribute to promote the good environmental state of the ecosystems and reducing the adverse effects of pollution and other human activities.
The main objective of this Call is promoting the good environmental state of the ecosystems and reducing the adverse effects of pollution and other human activities, being the integration of climate change adaptation with other sectors one of the main concerns in line with the National Climate Change Adaptation Strategy 2020 (ENAAC 2020) and the Action Programme for Adaptation to Climate Change (P-3AC).
Public or private, commercial or non-commercial entities and non-governmental organisations legally established in Portugal are considered eligible.
Project partner shall be any public or private entity, commercial or non-commercial, along with NGOs that have been legally established as a legal person in the donor states, in the beneficiary countries, as long as it has a border in common with the beneficiary state, or any international organization that is actively involved in implementing the proposed project.
The eligible costs of the selected projects will be funded up to a maximum rate of 85%.
Minimum Grant Amount for each project
Maximum Grant Amount for each project
Duration of Projects
Between 18 and 30 months. Final date of eligibility is 30 April 2024.
Know more about EEA Grants.
Submit your Application
- Applicants Guide For Financing Of Projects Supported By Environment Programme
- Applicants Handbook
- Communication and Design Manual EEA Grants 2014 - 2021
- National Climate Change Adaptation Strategy 2020 (ENAAC 2020)
- Action Programme for Adaptation to Climate Change (P-3AC)
- Outcomes of AdaPT Programme
- Climate Portal
- Partnership agreement minute
You may consult here the approved projects list.
- Final Report SGS#3
- Ajudas Estado SGS#3 Projetos Para Reforçar A Adaptação Às Alterações Climáticas A Nível Local
- Environment Programme SGS#3 Climate Change Adaptation
- Partnership agreement template for project implementation
- Formulário de Candidatura EEA Grants.docx
- Cronograma de Atividades_Roadmap.xls
- Indicadores Projeto_Indicators.xls
- Declaration Of Liability Template
- Request for advance payments template_Environment Programme.pdf
- ANEXO 16 Declaração Conformidade ROC (2)
- ANNEX 17 Expenditure Documents List
- ANNEX 20 –PROJECT DOSSIER Template
- Contract Minute