The British Embassy is keen to receive applications for projects that support UK’s engagement and leadership on mitigation, adaptation and resilience at COP28. We are also interested in projects that champion the Net Zero transition, and protect nature and the environment in the context of the UAE. We are interested in projects that support behaviour change and civil society engagement in tackling climate change.
The British Embassy invites applications for projects in the range of £80, 000 to £150, 000 and these can be for up to two years (ending March 2025). Applications for smaller projects will also be considered on an individual basis.
Applications are open to organisations based anywhere in the world, however priority will be given to those with strong, existing links and/or footprint in the UAE and the UK.
|Applications open||March 2023|
|Final submission of concept notes||31 March 2023|
|Close date for applications||14 April 2023|
|Appraisal completion of full project proposals||End of April 2023|
|Decisions communicated to applicants||Early May 2023|
How to apply
You can submit applications in full, or alternatively as a short concept note (the earlier deadline is of 31st March). If you would like to discuss your project ideas with the British Embassy, contact us with a draft concept note outlining your project ideas.
The British Embassy is keen to receive proposals that are complete, demonstrate strategic project design, are tailored and specific to the UAE context and above all contribute to the overarching strategic aims of the British Embassy in the UAE.
If you wish to submit a proposal:
- advise the Programme Manager of your intention to submit as early as possible and at least one week in advance of the due date
- complete and submit the project proposal form (ODT, 61.1 KB) and Activity Based Budget template (ODS, 9.91 KB) to