Country specific selection procedure: Viet Nam

The deadline for this country call expired May 14, 2020. 

Status of the selection procedure 

The first stage of the selection procedure is completed. All Participants have been informed about the decision on their outline. 

Overview – funding priorities 

In this country call, one project for each of the following funding priorities will be funded: 

  1. Supporting the implementation of Viet Nam’s adaptation targets in its NDC in the area of nature-based solutions (NbS) and ecosystem-based adaptation (EbA), in one relevant sector and with focus on strengthening the legislation system and the participation of the private sector 
  2. Supporting the implementation of green growth policies, shift of financial flows and transformation of the energy sector in Viet Nam 

Selected projects

The consortia of the following project outlines have been invited to submit their detailed project proposal for the second stage of the selection procedure. There is no claim for funding. The final funding decision is based upon the assessment of the project proposal and the availability of federal budget.

VN-ADAPT Viet Nam: Nature-based Solutions for Adaptation in Agriculture through Private Sector Transformation


Netherlands Development Organisation (SNV) with:
International Centre for Environmental Management (ICEM), International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN), United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)


Second selection stage

SHIFT - Shifting Investment Flows Towards Green Transformation


Deutsche Gesellschaft für internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH with:
International Finance Corporation (IFC), United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Netherlands Development Organisation (SNV), Smart Energy for Europe Platform (SEFEP), Banking Training School of the State Bank of Viet Nam (BTS)


Second selection stage


Funding Information Viet Nam (PDF | 725 KB)


IKI online platform


Guidelines on project/programme planning and monitoring (1.03 MB)


Guidelines and Standardindacators (PDF | 568 KB)


Safeguards (PDF | 357 KB)


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