DESIGN AND PILOT FORESTRY ENVIRONMENTAL FUND (FFA) AS A TOOL OF FINANCIAL ARCHITECTURE OF THE NATIONAL STRATEGY OF CLIMATE CHANGE AND Plant Resources (ENCCRV) OF CHILE
United Nations Development Programme | Published November 10, 2015 - Deadline December 10, 2015
COUNTRY: Chile Funding source: GOVERNMENT OF CHILE PROJECT NUMBER: 93994 TITLE: "SUPPORT THE DESIGN OF A FOREST ENVIRONMENTAL FUND (FFA) AS A TOOL OF FINANCIAL ARCHITECTURE OF THE NATIONAL STRATEGY OF CLIMATE CHANGE AND Plant Resources (ENCCRV) OF CHILE "Business Sector: ENVIRONMENT PROPOSAL NUMBER: 263/2015 NAME OF THE PROPOSAL:" DESIGN AND PILOT FORESTRY ENVIRONMENTAL FUND (FFA) AS A TOOL OF FINANCIAL ARCHITECTURE OF THE NATIONAL STRATEGY OF CLIMATE CHANGE AND Plant Resources (ENCCRV) DE CHILE "DEADLINE: THURSDAY DECEMBER 10, 2015 until 18:00 hours. (Local time) Objectives 1.1 General Objective Taking into account the national and international scenarios related to the scope, design FFA has to comply with the range of applicable requirements (legal, institutional, social, etc.) , and maximize efficiency (reversed impact weight) and prospects for fundraising. 1.2 Specific Objectives (SO) Specific Objective 1: Designing a Forest Environmental Fund (FFA) as a tool for financial and operational architecture for implementation and payment of operating results of strategic mitigation and adaptation related ENCCRV integrating elements UNFCCC, the GCF and other relevant sources in the environmental context of climate change and national and international, public and private funding. The team in charge shall analyze, prepare reports and make recommendations for action to restore degraded native forest for the provision of water resources, and improving other environmental services are implemented. To strengthen the link with the theoretical framework of FFA and amplify the replicability of strategic options, the consultant team should consider in the design of the financial structure of FFA relevant aspects to be included in another 6 pilot projects running in parallel in the field. They are financed by the FCPF. They are funded willing to CONAF by the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC). The sustainability strategy of targeted support is based on the wide dissemination of the results of the pilot with the decision makers in order to check the relevance and political will to implement a national FFA with a ratio of domestic resources allocated experiences law, to provide financial sustainability to several strategic options ENCCRV in the long run. Methodological Approach Initially, in implementing these activities, only it displayed the involvement of the ENCCRV might be positive in terms of delivering Indigenous Peoples and rural communities, greater financial resources, improving the biodiversity of their territories, improving spaces eco-religious and cultural importance by indicating some, however, a real potential damages on Indigenous Peoples and rural communities and their territories should be taken when reports of the participation process Social and Environmental Assessment Strategic approach is taken. The key link of the consulting team with indigenous social unit led by CONAF process safeguards the ENCCRV Affairs. The gender specialist within the CONAF will contact the proponent to provide guidelines CONAF on gender issues and ensure its implementation throughout this consultancy. Operating in territories where both drivers this specific field of consultancy projects are also under the supervision of the respective Regional Coordinator of Climate Change and Environmental Services CONAF run aspects. Regarding the ENCCRV, work a detailed analysis should consider permanently linking the activities and results of the various studies and projects, developing and executing the implementation period of this project led the UCCSA, in order to the design and implementation of the FFA appropriate, coherent and updated. To this synergy the consultant team should be in permanent contact with the UCCSA and leaders of the other teams that support CONAF in this area, and can count on the support of advisers UN-REDD. The proponent will have to propose a detailed plan for implementing the different activities listed in these terms of reference work plan.