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Benefit-sharing Fund of the International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture
Funding Source Other UN organizations (FAO)
Focal Sector/s Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Nature of disbursement Grant
Cofinancing No
Eligible Region Africa, Asia-Pacific, Least Developed Countries, South and Central America, Small Island Developing States
Summary Note The benefit-sharing fund provides two funding windows. One will provide financial support for the development of strategic action plans to adapt plant genetic resources for food and agriculture to climate change. The second window will provide financial support for the implementation of immediate action projects. The projects could be of any value but would not exceed US$300,000. The immediate action projects will run for a maximum of two years.
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International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture
FAO Headquarters
Viale delle Terme di Caracalla, 1
00153 Rome, Italy

Telephone: (+39) 06 570 53441
Telex: 610181 FAO I
Fax: (+39) 06 570 56347
E-mail: pgrfa-treaty@fao.org

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