The submission of a funding proposal to the Green Climate Fund (GCF) by an accredited entity requires a No Objection Letter (NOL) from the National Designated Authority. The NOL confirms that the government has no objection to the funding proposal, and that the funding proposal is aligned with the country’s priorities, strategies and plans, as well as its national laws and regulations. The NOL also attests that the project proposal is in accordance with the GCF’s safeguard policies, including those pertaining to gender, indigenous peoples and, environmental and social safeguards.
To secure an NOL, the project proponent must follow the No Objection Procedure.
GCF Technical Working Group
The GCF TWG provides technical support and recommendations to the NDA based on the subject matter, location and project design of a funding proposal. The technical working group is composed of representatives from different government agencies.