SCIP Grantees 

First Funding Window

Project partners

Project title

Ministry of Environment and Forest (MEF) – Climate Resilient Green Economy (CRGE) Units

Climate change negotiators support


African Climate Change Resilience Alliance (ACCRA) Consortium and MEF

Piloting of a new climate planning approach – mechanisms to Motivate, Support and Reward reductions (mMSRr)

CRGE investment planning guidance document and the SCIP- CRGE video link

Perspectives GmbH and MEF

Standardising the Grid Emissions Factor (GEF) for renewable energy grid connected Clean Development Mechanism projects in Ethiopia

Second Funding Window

Project partners

Project Summary

Population Health and Environment Ethiopia Consortium (PHE EC) and Ethiopian Wildlife Conservation Authority (EWCA)

Building institutional capacity and participatory leadership in Awash and Simien national parks for resilience, mitigation and adaptation to climate change


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Forum for Environment (FfE) and MEF

Enhancing public awareness on climate change through broadcasting TV and radio programmes

Overseas Development Institute (ODI), Ministry of Water, Irrigation and Energy (MoWIE) and the Ethiopian Institute of Water Resources (EIWR)

Building adaptive water resource management in Ethiopia


Sustainable Land Use Forum (SLUF), MoWIE and Ethiopian Roads Authority (ERA)

Enhancing the capacity of road and hydropower sub-sectors towards climate resiliency

Third Funding Window

Project partners

Project Summary

Ethiopian Railways Cooperation (ERC) and  Climate Focus

Ethiopian Railways Cooperation (ERC) Climate  Financing Project

World Resources Institute (WRI)  and MEF

Capacity building to monitor and track mitigation activities in Ethiopia

Echnoserve and MEF

Climate Resilient Green Economy (CRGE) Registry

Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR), Ministry of Agriculture (MoA)  and Ethiopian Institute of Agricultural Research


Enhancing the role of forestry in Ethiopia’s CRGE: A knowledge, action Research and Innovation project

TREE AID and Sustainable Natural Resource Management Association (SUNARMA)

Institutional development for successful forest enterprises in Amhara Region                     

Ethiopian Electricity Agency (EEA) and The Energy and Resource Institute (TERI)

Energy efficiency regulatory framework development and implementation

Addis Ababa University (AAU) / Horn of Africa Regional Environment centre and network (HoAREC&N)

Environmental service and climate change analyses programme


Fourth Funding Window

Project partners

Project Summary

Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew (RBG) and Environment and Coffee Forest Forum (ECFF/Ethiopia)

Building a climate resilient coffee economy for Ethiopia

Ethiopian Development Research Institute (EDRI) and MEF

Climate resilient strategy for major agricultural export commodities in Ethiopia

Ecological products of Ethiopia (ECOPIA) plc and Ministry of Industry (MOI), Ethiopian Food, Medicine and Health care administration and control authority (EFMHAC), MEF

Evidence based institution building in the natural products market of herbal medicine and natural cosmetics


SouthSouthNorth (SSN) / Climate and Development Knowledge Network (CDKN) and MEF

Government of Ethiopia CRGE - Delivering the SRM framework objectives

Vehicular-Smogless Air for Ethiopia (V-SAFE) and Ministry of Transport (MoT)

Project reduction of automobile caused ambient air pollution

Institute of Sustainable Development (ISD), Action Professionals’ Association for the People, Environmental Development Action-Ethiopia, Forum for Environment, Organization for Social Development, Pesticide Action Nexus-Ethiopia, Tena Kebenana Ginfilen Enatsda Mahiber & Ministry of Environment and Forest

Climate resilient ecosystems and livelihoods development through building citywide collaborative framework for action to rehabilitate the Akarki River in Addis Ababa.


Christian Aid Ethiopia (CA-E), Agri-Service Ethiopia (ASE), Action For Development (AFD), Women Support Association (WSA) and MEF

Building climate resilience through the promotion of green enterprises in pastoral and agro-pastoral zones of SNNPR and Gambella

Gaia Association and MEF

Up-scaling project of ethanol micro distilleries in Ethiopia

Fifth Funding Window

Project partners

Project Summary

Ministry of Mines (MoM) and Pact Ethiopia

Rehabilitating Abandoned Artisanal Small Scale Mining (ASM) sites and improving risk mitigation measures in communities to contribute to wider CRGE efforts in Ethiopia

Leather Industry Development Institute (LIDI), Ministry of Industry (MoI), and Ministry of Environment and Forest (MEF)

Clean Development Mechanism (CDM)- Project Design Document (PDD) and  Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) document preparation for Modjo Common Industrial Effluent Treatment Plant

Guraghe Development Association (GDA), Ministry of Agriculture (MoA), Ministry of Water, Irrigation & Energy (MoWIE), Ministry of Environment & Forest (MEF), Wolkite University (WU), Ghibe National Park (GNP); Associations of Youth and Women in Muhirna Aklil Woreda, Tinaw Floriculture and Horticulture Share Company

Local Level Initiative for Climate Resilient Green Economy (CRGE): Creating Carbon Sink while Promoting Clean and Efficient Energy Utilisation in Muhirna Aklil Woreda

Hawassa City Administration and Natural Resource and Environmental Protection Office (NREPO)

Green Zone Development around Lake Hawassa


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