Synthesis and Development Implementation Entity

Category A: IE-SD

Please complete your application before 23.59 UTC on 29 January 2019. Your application will be reviewed by selection committee formed within the YOUNGO BLT and CCT in accordance with the YOUNGO Selection Guidelines and the guidance document from YOUNGO toward this process. Successful applicant will be notified before 1 February 2019.

Please note: you can only submit your application to ONE of the implementation entity categories.

One group only needs to submit ONE application. Individuals who wishes to apply should form a group with a minimum of four-five people depending on their respective skill-sets. Applications with only one name attached will not be accepted.

Please ensure that you have read and understood all of the eligibility and commitments before proceeding to the application.

Budget information for Category A Implementation Entities: Only one implementation entity will be selected. The allocation of compensation will range between US$7,000-8,000 for the selected implementation entity.

We do not differentiate based on size of NGOs or among youth. Each application will be considered on its merits.
Please provide your organisation's legal name. If you are applying as a group of individuals, please enter your group members' last names.
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Have you read and understood the eligibility requirement and the implementation entity commitment thoroughly? *
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As you are applying under Category A, your team/group must have a minimum of five members. We ask for age, gender identity and nationalities in order to ensure the implementation entities’ members are within the age limit (under 35 years of age), and to ensure representation and diversity within the project team. Please see Principles and Ethics section for more information at
If your organisation conducts operations globally, please insert the country of registration of your organisation. If your group is comprised of individuals, please insert your group members' nationalities.
Word limit: 400 words Please describe the activities you or your group members are involved in – at the local, sub-national, or national or international level – that address climate adaptation, promote sustainability, raise awareness. Please include some examples of any projects your organisation or your group members were involved in.
Word limit: 400 words Please outline any past activities that your organisation undertook or your group members were involved in, that relates to research in climate action. Please be sure to outline which activities (including reporting, synthesis, interviews etc.) did your team undertake to complete the research.
Word limit: 300 words Please elaborate if and how your organisation or your group members have engaged with the official youth constituency (“YOUNGO”) during UNFCCC negotiation sessions (policy/advocacy, media, actions, etc) and what topics in negotiations are your team’s focus and how they have been involved in YOUNGO Working Groups.
Word limit: 400 words This project operates under a strict timeline. Referring to the responsibilities and the commitments outlined in the previous page, as well as the report outline described in the ‘The Report’ section of the website, please elaborate on what accountability measures your team is going to undertake in order to complete the project by April 2019. Please upload a document (word or PDF) to Google Drive or Dropbox– a maximum of 4 pages (do not exceed page limit) – detailing the indicated plans. Make sure your document's access settings are set to public (failure to do so will result in your disqualification) and paste the link here.
Feel free to share links (for example websites or google drive links) relating to your work. Please limit the number of links to 3. And please add any additional information you deem necessary to accompany this application.
Terms and Conditions *
I certify that the information I am submitting through this application form is correct and accurate to the best of my knowledge and understanding. In case my team has been chosen as the implementation entity under Category A, we agree to abide by the requirements put forth both by the Global Commission on Adaptation, and by the youth-led organisations which are administering this project.