2021 Sixth Call for Proposals
The Sixth Call for Proposals for Country and Producer Organization-led projects in the context of the ongoing COVID-19 global pandemic closed on September 8, 2021. GAFSP funding aims to support medium- to long-term COVID-19 response efforts for a more sustainable, inclusive, and resilient recovery of agriculture and food systems in a changing climate.
GAFSP received complete applications from 40 eligible countries and 42 Producer Organizations. The amount requested totaled US$888.66 million and US$116.24 million, respectively.
Countries that submitted complete packages:
Africa (28): Benin, Burkina Faso, Chad, Comoros, Côte d’Ivoire, Djibouti, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ethiopia, Guinea Bissau, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mozambique, Niger, Rwanda, Senegal, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Tanzania, The Gambia, Togo, Uganda, Zambia
East Asia and the Pacific (3): Cambodia, Lao PDR, Solomon Islands/Vanuatu
Europe and Central Asia (2): Kosovo, Kyrgyz Republic
Latin America & Caribbean (3): Guyana, Haiti, Honduras
Middle East (1): Yemen
South Asia (3): Bangladesh, Bhutan, Nepal
8 Country-led projects in nine countries were approved, totaling $121 million, in Bangladesh, Bhutan, Kyrgyz Republic, Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Nepal, Senegal, South Sudan, and a multi-country project in the Solomon Islands and Vanuatu.
The Steering Committee also tentatively approved four projects, totaling $71 million, in Cambodia, Honduras, Mauritania, and Somalia contingent on additional donor contributions to the fund by December 31, 2022.
Producer Organizations that submitted complete packages in the following countries (some packages had multiple Producer Organization submissions):
Africa (32): Benin, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ghana, Malawi, Mali, Niger, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia
East Asia and the Pacific (2): Cambodia, Myanmar
Europe and Central Asia (1): Kyrgyz Republic
Latin America & Caribbean (4): Haiti, Honduras, Nicaragua
Middle East (1): Yemen
South Asia (2): Bangladesh, Maldives
12 Producer Organization-led projects were approved, totaling $29.85 million, in Bangladesh, Burundi, Cambodia, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Haiti, Honduras, Maldives, Nicaragua, Niger, Senegal, Tanzania, and UgandaSuccessful Project Proposals