Funding call

CLARE is a partnership between the FCDO and the International Development Research Centre (IDRC), Canada.

This funding call is seeking applications for research to accelerate delivery of new and improved knowledge, data and tools and capacity focused on tackling real-world barriers to adapting to climate change and managing risks from natural hazards in particular for the poor and vulnerable across Africa and Asia Pacific.

CLARE will support research to enable socially inclusive and sustainable action to build resilience to climate change and natural hazards across Africa and Asia-Pacific. The programme will place significant emphasis on getting knowledge and evidence into use, as well as on enabling the necessary diverse partnerships and support to strengthened agency in the Global South to do and use research for adaptation action.

There are 2 sizes of funding available for this call. Smaller projects for grants up to approximately £900,000 (1.5 million Canadian dollars) and larger projects for grants between approximately £3.6 and £4.8 million (6 to 8 million Canadian dollars).

Deadline: 7 June 2022