PROGRAMS

The goal of the Climate Policy portfolio is to create conditions for the executive and legislative powers at all levels defend the implementation of the goals of the Paris Agreement. In order to reach this goal, we work with civil society, the private sector and governmental authorities in three initiatives:

Ensure the conditions for a more ambitious NDC implementation.

Subnational actors play a leading role in the debate and implementation of climate policies.

Parliamentarians avoid setbacks and ensure that legislative reforms are aligned with the objectives of the Paris Agreement.

2020

ADVOCACY HUB


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Period - 1 month Purpose of Grant: The project aims to offer a one-and-a-half-day workshop for iCS and Laudes Foundation grantees, focused on expanding participant's knowledge in advocacy. The workshop will have both theoretical aspects (such as making an advocacy plan, theory of change, building narratives, mapping stakeholders etc.) as well as practical exercises. Our goal is to strengthen grantees' capacity to do advocacy in the Brazilian Legislative Assembly.




GIFE


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Period - 6 months Purpose of Grant: To support the 11th edition of GIFE's Congress, to be held in May 2020. Coinciding with GIFE's 25th anniversary, the event is a reference on the topic of private social investment. It an opportunity of learning, dialogue, exchange and networking for social investors, leaders of civil society organizations, academics, consultants and government representatives.




Perifa Connection


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Period - 7 months Purpose of Grant: To develop narratives and communication products about climate change that make sense to citizens from the peripheries of Rio. Based on gathering peripheral views and scientific / technical knowledge produced by the climate community, the project will contribute to strengthen the climate ecosystem and train digital influencers.




Instituto do Homem e Meio Ambiente da Amazônia (Imazon)


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Period - 12 months Purpose of Grant: To improve civil actions against deforestation, through the quantitative and qualitative analysis of the 'Amazônia Protege' Program of the Federal Prosecutors Office (MPF). It comprises approximately 3,000 lawsuits. The study is intended to improve the effectiveness of lawsuits against deforestation and generate learning for the MPF and civil society.




Associação Brasileira de Pesquisadores Negros (ABPN)


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Period - 7 months Purpose of Grant: To support research on environmental racism and climate change to be developed by black researchers across Brazil. The project lasts 10m and will involve: (a) scholarships for students affiliated to ABPN, (b) holding an event to discuss the results of the research; (c) webinars on climate science and racism, with participants from the climate movement and the black movement.




Instituto de Estudos Sociais e Politicos (IESP)


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Period - 18 months Purpose of Grant: To improve the The Brazilian Legislative Observatory (OLB) by developing the National Congress ranking, now for the 2019-2022 legislature, providing qualified public information on parliamentary behaviour on the climate agenda. New features will be created to support the advocacy work of civil society organisations and increase OLB's audience with them and the press.




ClimaInfo


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Period - 12 months Purpose of Grant: To provide quick, robust and ´fit for purpose´ technical subsidies for CSOs working on energy issues, combined with communication and campaign strategies. The project will lead to more effective political advocacy by CSOs and the impact will be a better alignment of key decisions to be taken in 2020-2021 on regulatory energy frameworks with the decarbonisation of the economy.




Center for Climate Crime Analysis (CCCA)


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Period - 7 months Purpose of Grant: To fight deforestation in the Amazon by creating disincentives for unsustainable practices in global commodity supply chains. The project entails investigations and the preparation of reports to authorities with powers to hold those responsible for climatic and environmental damage legally or economically liable.




JUMA (PUC-Rio)


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Period - 6 months Purpose of Grant: To improve the capacity of independent agencies, civil society and public and private decision makers for the icorporation of the climate component into environmental licensing procedures of infrastructure projects. The project will build arguments to support the legal obligation to assess, mitigate and redress climate impacts during the environmental licensing process.




Centro Brasil no Clima


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Period - 8 months Purpose of Grant: To deepen subnational climate leadership in Brazil, the project will have 2 main axes: Continuous political articulation with state governments and production of technical-legislative input to incorporate NDC target into subnational public policies. The project will test ways to engage state deputies on climate issues and continue to foster climate leadership among federal parliamentarians.




Nossas Cidades


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Period - 6 months Purpose of Grant: To strengthen urban activists in the Amazon region through training and support in the development of campaigns and social mobilisation strategies. Using successful methodologies tested in other parts of the country, the project will increase the monitoring capacity of local legislature and political influence in Amazonian cities, diversifying the profile of environmental activism in the region.




Coelho & Vasques Advogados


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Period - 7 months Purpose of Grant: The project aims to produce a collective publication, written by professionals and researchers, in order to produce analyzes on the argumentation and legal strategy developed in climate litigation cases. The assessments in question aim to contribute to the debate, providing instruments to think about the Brazilian reality, whether from an educational point of view, or considering the possibility of mobilizing the tools in the exercise of legal activities.




Instituto Alana


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Period - 12 months Purpose of Grant: To mitigate the impacts of climate change on the rights of children and adolescents in Brazil, through articulation with the justice system. The project will focus on the damage to the health of children and adolescents caused by air pollution, whether in large urban centers or in the Amazon. Mobilization campaigns and strategic actions will be carried out to involve government and businesses.




Instituto de Tecnologia e Sociedade (ITS)


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Period - 18 months Purpose of Grant: To enhance strategic climate communications in Brazil, with an online focus and in supporting cultural institutional changes, through three fronts: Mapping influencers / networks active in communication during emblematic climate events in 2019/2020, strategic support for innovation to organisations; and piloting a climate opinion survey in Brazil inspired by Yale's Climate Opinion Maps.




Poliarco Consultoria Treinamento e Pesquisa Ltda


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Period - 2 months Purpose of Grant: To map the results of the 2002-2018 Executive and Legislative elections at the local, state and federal levels in the states of the Legal Amazon. The project will assess the changes that have taken place over time with regards to the profile of the elected candidates, their allies, ideologies and views on climate policies.




Instituto Internacional de Políticas Públicas (IIPP)


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Period - 12 months Purpose of Grant: To develop a monitoring tool (called Placar) of federal actions and narratives in the social-environmental field. This tool will use artificial intelligence to assess the political risks of the referred actions and narratives. Placar aims to equip CSOs so that they can quickly respond to attacks and better understand the political impact of legal actions against climate policies.




Instituto Update


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Period - 12 months Purpose of Grant: To qualify candidacies and mandates, especially of female leaders that prioritise the climate agenda in their electoral platforms in 2020. The project has two strands: (i) Inspirational - by disseminating the Latin American case studies on climate campaigns; (ii) Connection - promoting meetings between Legislative local cabinets and CSOs.




ABRAMPA


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Period - 12 months Purpose of Grant: To integrate climate change concerns to the public interest work on environmental matters carried out by Abrampa. The project will build the capacities of the organization to enable strategic action which addresses the rights and the constitutional and legal duties of public and private entities for the mitigation of the effects of climate change.




Conectas Direitos Humanos


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Period - 12 months Purpose of Grant: To require public and private actors to adopt public and corporate policies in line with the goals of the Brazilian NDC in the Paris Agreement and with universal human rights standards. The project will insert the climate component into Conectas' legal activities and will assist in the diversification of climate actors, mechanisms and themes treated from a legal perspective.




Instituto para o Desenvolvimento do Jornalismo (Projor)


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Period - 9 months Purpose of Grant: To provide an overview of the main environmental topics that are covered by the key media outlets of 16 municipalities in the Amazon region. We hope that this mapping will provide strategic information for the development of socio-environmental initiatives with local communities in the region.




C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group, Inc.


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Period - 4 months Purpose of Grant: To promote and strengthen the climate debate in Brazil through the launch of climate action plans of the C40 cities in the country: Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo, Curitiba and Salvador. The plans are developed by cities, with technical assistance from the C40 Climate Action Planning Programme in Latin America. The project is carried out through 2 components: support the completion of the plans’ text and design, and develop a communication strategy to launch the plans.




RAPS


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Period - 10 months Purpose of Grant: To develop the first-of-its-kind survey on how Brazilian parliamentarians understand the climate crisis. The project aims to launch a cycle of periodical opinion polls on the climate agenda in the National Congress. The results will enable CSOs to develop strategies to work with the parliament.




GCCM - Movimento Católico Global pelo Clima


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Period - 12 months Purpose of Grant: To support the institutional presence of the Global Catholic Climate Movement (GCCM) in Brazil by broadening the engagement of Catholic communities with the climate change agenda.




Inst. de Estudos Sociais e Politicos


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Period - 24 months Purpose of Grant: To develop an Interdisciplinary Observatory on Climate Change in UERJ, the State University of Rio de Janeiro. The observatory will develop research, training and policy work in the field of climate change.




AIDA


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Period - 12 months Purpose of Grant: Build an interactive platform on climate litigation cases in Latin American countries and allow the exchange of information between individuals and organizations that are interested in or are involved in climate casesin the region. The platform aims to connect actors, disseminate experiences and encourage strategic action.




Carbon Disclosure Project Latin America


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Period - 18 months Purpose of Grant: To engage and influence key stakeholders from the private and public sectors. The project aims to collect data on the climate ambition within companies and at the subnational level in order to influence public policy commitments and companies' practices.




Inst. Democracia e Sustentabilidade


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Period - 18 months Purpose of Grant: To enable the Network for Collaborative Advocacy (RAC) to (i) influence discussions within the Parliament in order to make sure that socioenvironmental criteria are included in the proposed laws and bills; (ii) enhance open source tools that monitor and map parliamentarians to support CSOs advocacy strategies.




IDPV


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Period - 1 month Purpose of Grant: To support the Law for a Green Planet Institute, which will organize the 25th Brazilian Congress of Environmental Law; the 15th International Congress of Environmental Law and the 15th Congress for Students of Environmental Law. All these events will be virtual.




IDC


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Period - 6 months Purpose of Grant: To improve the self-regulation and regulation of the Brazilian securities market with respect to the incorporation of climate risks. The project will also explore possibilities to make the climate commitments of the subnational entities more effective. The knowledge generated by these opportunities will make civil society better informed about the subject.




Coelho & Vasques Advogados


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Period - 12 months Purpose of Grant: The project seeks to produce a collective publication that brings together contributions from civil society about the discussions that emerged with the filing of an action against the violation of a constitutional fundamental right (ADPF) 708, whose object is the omission of the federal government in the management of the Climate Fund. The starting point of the project are the contributions presented by civil society at the public hearing held by the STF.




Lab OC


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Period - 12 months Purpose of Grant: To strengthen the legal capabilities of a key actor in the Brazilian climate field, in order to contain setbacks in the environmental and climate governance and to restore the effectiveness of public policies. The project seeks to consolidate the strategic and combined use of social and political advocacy with strategic litigation in the realization of national and international objectives regarding climate change.





2017

Instituto Escolhas


PORTFOLIO - Energy, Urban Mobility, Climate Policy and Economy Amount - R$ 1,575,000 Period - 18 months Purpose of Grant: To strength the public debate about the implementation of Brazil’s National Determined Contribution (NDC), by developing research, outreach and advocacy initiatives with the focus on the possible social and economic impacts of its NDC implementation (impact of the energy efficiency goal, as reducing 10% of power consumption by 2030).




Centro Brasil no Clima


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy Amount - R$ 900,000 Period - 12 months Purpose of Grant: To implement Brazil´s NDC in a plural and participatory process through the Thematic Chambers of the Brazilian Forum on Climate Change, to hold strategic meetings with climate leaders and to prepare the steps to the first cycle of Brazilian NDC revision for 2020 and for a long-term vision of decarbonization.




EOS Consultoria em Sustentabilidade e Estratégia Ambiental


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy Amount - R$ 44,500 Period - 6 months Purpose of Grant: To understand the differences between the various modeling structures of mitigation scenarios to advance with a well-informed debate on cost-effective climate policies for Brazil.




CEBDS – Conselho Empresarial Bras. para Desenvolvimento Sustentável


PORTFOLIO - Outreach Amount - R$ 6,000 Period - 1 month To support the participation of Marina Grossi in the 2nd. SECOND ANNUAL HIGH LEVEL ASSEMBLY CPLC (Carbon Pricing Leadership Coalition) meeting to be held in Washington DC on April 20, 2017.




Centroclima | IES Brasil


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy Amount - R$ 175,000 Period - 7 months Purpose of Grant: To design and validate 2050 mitigation scenarios for Brazil ompatible with the stabilization of global warming within the 1.5°C above pre-industrial revolution level, giving enphasis to the social and economic consequences of the different scenarios.




Sul21 Mídia Eletrônica S/A


PORTFOLIO - Outreach Amount - R$ 30,000 Period - 12 months To produce 6 reports / interviews to be published on the site and social networks of the South21 giving visibility to the socio-environmental impact of mineral exploration in Rio Grande do Sul.




ANDI - Comunicação e Direitos


PORTFOLIO - Outreach Amount - R$ 110,000 Period - 4 months Purpose of Grant: To analyze and propose effective communication strategies based on media coverage between 2014 and 2016 in the themes of Energy and Climate Change, through two events with participation of experts, representatives of Civil Society and journalists who will cover COP23.




IPC - International Policy Centre for Inclusive Growth


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy Amount - R$ 178,000 Period - 4 months Purpose of Grant: To build capacity on IPEA and IBGE of how to inform decision makers and society about the performance of the low carbon portion of the economy as a tool to drive economy wide decarbonization strategies.




INESC - Instituto de Estudos Socioeconômicos


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy Amount - R$ 50,000 Period - 6 months To discuss fossil fuel subsidies, their impacts on society and their relationship to fiscal justice and climate change.




Aoka Desenvolvimento Humano e Turismo Ltda ME


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy Amount - R$ 285,000 Period - 8 months Purpose of Grant: To identify, activate and engage a broad range of stakeholders from civil society and private sector, including reference institutions on climate change, business development and innovation finance to collaborate on a joint initiative to catalyze low carbon development in Brazil.




Associação de Jovens ENGAJAMUNDO


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy Amount - R$ 350,000 Period - 24 months Purpose of Grant: To engage Brazilian youth in social change. Provide open spaces for learning and knowledge sharing, build awareness on climate change and associated themes like water and renewable energy to support the implementation of the Paris Agreement, the 2030 Agenda and the New Urban Agenda.




IDESAM - Instituto de Conservação e Desenvolvimento Sustentável da Amazônia


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Economy Amount - R$ 143,000 Period - 6 months To influence the Brazilian position on the ICAO (International Civil Aviation Organization) by: a) producing an analysis of emissions, potential benefits, opportunities and challenges related to the adhesion of Brazil to CORSIA (Carbon Offsetting and Reduction Scheme for International Aviation) voluntary phase; b) developing a communications campaign focused on influent stakeholders.




Mandacaru Design Grafico LTDA


PORTFÓLIO - Política Climática e Engajamento e Economia Valor - R$ 50.000,00 Duração - 1 mês Purpose of Grant: Apresentar palestras inteligentes e enérgicas e sessões de ativação para aprofundar os assuntos abrangidos pelo WDCD - What Design Can Do - uma plataforma internacional sobre como o Design é uma ferramenta chave para melhorar a sociedade, promovendo-a como catalisador de mudança e renovação. O WDCD 2017 acontecerá no Brasil e o tema será “Mudança Climática”.




AGÊNCIA PÚBLICA Centro de Jornalismo Investigativo


PORTFÓLIO - Engajamento e Divulgação Valor - R$ 12.000,00 Duração - 2 meses Apoiar a participação dos palestrantes no Festival 3i. O Festival 3i - Jornalismo Inovador, Inspirador e Independente, é produzido por oito organizações de notícias brasileiras, em parceria com o Google News Lab. O Festival acontecerá de 10 a 12 de novembro na cidade do Rio de Janeiro.




ISA - Instituto Socioambiental


PORTFÓLIO - Economia e Política Climática e Engajamento Valor - R$ 245.000,00 Duração - 7 meses Promover a responsabilidade pública e a aplicação dos direitos sociais, ambientais e climáticos no Brasil. Isso será feito através da implementação de uma iniciativa de litígio nos tribunais federais e uma ampla iniciativa de comunicação e mobilização para promover o apoio da opinião pública a ações legais.




SITAWI - Finanças do Bem


PORTFÓLIO - Economia e Política Climática e Engajamento Valor - R$ 200.000,00 Duração - 2 meses Purpose of Grant: Promover o investimento privado em desenvolvimento de baixo carbono, estabelecendo um fundo demonstrativo. Este fundo certificará as emissões de títulos verdes pioneiros que atendam aos requisitos de alta climatização e adicionalmente aos principais setores econômicos para a Contribuição Nacional Determinada (NDC).




Diálogo Chino


PORTFÓLIO - Engajamento e Divulgação Valor - R$ 45.000,00 Duração - 6 meses Produzir artigos com o objetivo de desenvolver e trocar conhecimentos sobre os desafios climáticos e energéticos comuns enfrentados pelos países emergentes, a China e o Brasil, em particular em relação ao mecanismo de eficiência energética, transporte de passageiros e financiamento climático.




CDP - Carbon Disclosure Project Latin America


PORTFÓLIO - Economia e Política Climática e Engajamento Valor - R$ 340.000,00 Duração - 12 meses Envolver a liderança do nível C no setor privado (corporações, investidores e associações setoriais) e governos (reguladores de sistemas financeiros) em uma coalizão para a adoção de preços de carbono como uma ferramenta para adaptar estratégias de negócios e construir políticas públicas que maximizem as vantagens competitivas brasileiras em uma economia de baixo carbono.




IESP - Instituto de Estudos Sociais e Políticos


PORTFÓLIO - Economia e Política Climática e Engajamento Valor - R$ 268.000,00 Duração - 8 meses Purpose of Grant: Identificar as principais vulnerabilidades da infraestrutura brasileira no contexto de um clima em mudança e impactos climáticos extremos.




IIS - Instituto Internacional para Sustentabilidade


PORTFÓLIO - Economia e Política Climática e Engajamento Valor - R$ 160.000,00 Duração - 8 meses Identificar as principais vulnerabilidades da infraestrutura brasileira no contexto de um clima em mudança e impactos climáticos extremos.




CAPTAMOS - ABCR Ass. Bras. de Captadores de Recursos


PORTFÓLIO - Divulgação Valor - R$ 150.000,00 Duração - 12 meses Reforçar a legitimidade do Captamos como um centro de conhecimento sobre a angariação de fundos, criando um fórum de aprendizagem on-line da comunidade de captação de fundos e coordenando uma iniciativa colaborativa que pode levantar fundos para seus membros.




Le Monde Diplomatique


PORTFÓLIO - Divulgação Valor - R$ 25.000,00 Duração - 6 meses Promover o debate público sobre alternativas ao atual modelo de desenvolvimento para enfrentar os desafios das mudanças climáticas através de três artigos a serem publicados na revista “Le Monde Diplomatique Brasil”: 1 - Os acordos climáticos internacionais têm efetividade na mitigação das mudanças climáticas nas políticas brasileiras? 2-Brasil, mudanças climáticas e uma avaliação de seus compromissos com o desenvolvimento sustentável. 3- A matriz energética brasileira e o desenvolvimento sustentável.




Rede de Fundos


PORTFÓLIO - Divulgação Valor - R$ 48.000,00 Duração - 6 meses O objetivo desta proposta é desenvolver um processo de planejamento operacional da Rede de Filantropia de Justiça Social (SJPN - Rede Brasileira) para o período 2018- 2019 e a implementação de ações estratégicas / prioritárias ligadas à implementação do plano semestral (produto de este processo), alinhado com a sua missão.




Conectas Direitos Humanos


PORTFOLIO - Outreach Amount - R$ 50,000 Period - 6 months To highlight the intimate relation between the exploitation of natural resources and human rights the 25th edition of the SUR Journal – to be publish in June 2017 – will present articles on this issue.




ISER - Instituto de Estudos da Religião


PORTFOLIO - Outreach Amount - R$ 50,000 Period - 4 months To engage religious leaders to act on the agenda of Climate Change and engage other constituencies, through a group of 24 leaders, connecting climate change themes and contents closer to this group; to conduct communication initiatives with the production of written and visual materials, to be delivered and disseminated with a focus on religious groups.





2016

IEMA - Instituto Energia e Meio Ambiente


PORTFOLIO - Climate policy Amount - R$ 146,910 Period - 5 months To develop the energy and industry sectors of th of the ClimateWorks Carbon Transparency Initiative in Brazil (CTI Brazil). The CTI Brazil effort includes the production of all the Brazilian data to be incorporated on the global model and the development of an upgrade version of the models for agriculture, land use change and waste sectors.




COPPE - Instituto Alberto Luiz Coimbra de Pós-Graduação e Pesquisa em Engenharia


PORTFOLIO - Climate policy Amount - R$ 40,000 Period - 6 months To determinate possible Brazilian Energy Sector contribution to a global 2C Scenario (2DS) using a model developed by Prof. Schaeffer from COPPE, at UFRJ. Energy model is coupled to a General Equilibrium Model representing the Brazilian economy´ structure as 2010.




Ecostage


PORTFOLIO - Climate policy Amount - R$ 70,000 Period - 5 months To develop and implement the IT system of the ClimateWorks Carbon Transparency Initiative in Brazil (CTI Brazil). The CTI Brazil effort includes the production of all the Brazilian data to be incorporated on the global model and the development of an upgrade version of the models for agriculture, land use change and waste sectors.




Ecotonia


PORTFOLIO - Climate policy Amount - R$ 45,000 Period - 5 months To coordinate the establishment of the ClimateWorks Carbon Transparency Initiative in Brazil (CTI Brazil). The CTI Brazil effort includes the production of all the Brazilian data to be incorporated on the global model and the development of an upgrade version of the models for agriculture, land use change and waste sectors.




ICLEI


PORTFOLIO - Climate policy Amount - R$ 102,837 Period - 5 months To develop the solid waste sector of the ClimateWorks Carbon Transparency Initiative in Brazil (CTI Brazil). The CTI Brazil effort includes the production of all the Brazilian data to be incorporated on the global model and the development of an upgrade version of the models for agriculture, land use change and waste sectors.




IEMA - Instituto Energia e Meio Ambiente


PORTFOLIO - Climate policy Amount - R$ 317,000 Period - 18 months Umbrella project to increase effectiveness of CSOs’ efforts towards a low carbon economy, including work on: a) the role of the new renewables for a zero carbon power sector up to 2050; b) urban mobility financial flows; c) capacity building of CSOs to address urban mobility in Recife city; and d) update and support the development of a new product at SEEG (System Study Greenhouse Gas Emissions Estimates) of the Climate Observatory.




IMAFLORA - Instituto de Manejo e Certificação Florestal e Agrícola


PORTFOLIO - Climate policy Amount - R$ 102,837 Period - 5 months To develop the agriculture sector of the ClimateWorks Carbon Transparency Initiative in Brazil (CTI Brazil). The CTI Brazil effort includes the production of all the Brazilian data to be incorporated on the global model and the development of an upgrade version of the models for agriculture, land use change and waste sectors.




Instituto Escolhas


PORTFOLIO - Climate policy Amount - R$ 600,000 R$ 400,000 Period - 12 months Produce knowledge to support the debate on the existing trade-offs to subsidise public policies for the low-carbon economy transition.




CBC - Centro Brasil no Clima


PORTFOLIO - Climate policy Amount - R$ 700,000 Period - 12 months To enhance CBC's capacity to influence high level decision makers for more ambitious mitigation actions including the ratification and internalization of the Paris Agreement. Elaboration of: a proposal to adapt current framework and plans to internalize the INDC, a new climate governance proposal and contributions for the Paris Agreement international regulation.




IMAZON - Instituto do Homem e do Meio Ambiente da Amazônia


PORTFOLIO - Climate policy Amount - R$ 109,917 Period - 5 months To develop the Land Use change and Forest sectors of the ClimateWorks Carbon Transparency Initiative in Brazil (CTI Brazil). The CTI Brazil effort includes the production of all the Brazilian data to be incorporated on the global model and the development of an upgrade version of the models for agriculture, land use change and waste sectors.




Associação Direitos Humanos em Rede


PORTFOLIO - Climate policy Amount - R$ 25,000 Period - 6 months To produce a comprehensive, interdisciplinary study on strategic litigation in climate change and check the feasibility of a major court case on the issue in Brazil, to be structured on a legal tripod: (i) environmental law of climate change; (ii) human rights; (iii) rights of children and future generations.




Sul21


PORTFOLIO - Climate policy Amount - R$ 26,000 Period - 3 months To disseminate information on the social and environmental impact of the use of coal as source of energy, through a seminar, to be held in Rio Grande do Sul (a state with large production of coal); online publication of articles, and through social networks such as Facebook and Twitter.




Engajamundo


PORTFOLIO - Climate policy Amount - R$ 5,537 Period - 3 months To increase political pressure on the Brazilian government and in its role in the negotiations for climate justice through youth participation in the negotiations where each young person will monitor the activities of a negotiator.




CEBDS - Conselho Empresarial Brasileiro Desenvolvimento Sustável


PORTFOLIO - Climate policy Amount - R$ 296,000 Period - 18 months To support the CEBDS Climate Change and Energy Working Group. This WG will address two important issues: best ways for companies to deliver the NDC and how to incorporate a long-term strategic view inside the companies to plan their business in a decarbonized world.




Painel Brasileiro de Mudanças Climáticas


PORTFOLIO - Climate policy Amount - R$ 350,000 Period - 12 months To map low-carbon disruptive technologies and analyze its potential impacts on low GHG emissions scenarios for Brazil.




FGV - Fundação Getúlio Vargas


PORTFOLIO - Climate policy Amount - R$ 200,000 Period - 9 months To assess the potential impacts and opportunities of an inexorable global decarbonization process in the long term in three competitive sectors of the Brazilian economy (oil and gas; mines and metallurgy; agriculture). The work will include three policy papers, interviews of relevant stakeholders, analysis of the results and a final workshop to deliver recommendation on how to address the challenge of decarbonization.





2018

CAPTAMOS - ABCR Associação Brasileira de Captadores de Recursos


PORTFOLIO - Outreach Amount - R$ 150,000 Period - 12 months Purpose of Grant: To enhance Captamos’ legitimacy as a knowledge hub on fundraising by creating a online learning forum of the fundraisers community and coordinating a collaborative initiative that can raise funds for its members.




Le Monde Diplomatique


PORTFOLIO - Outreach Amount - R$ 25,000 Period - 6 months Purpose of Grant: To promote public debate on alternatives to the current development model to face the challenges of climate change through three articles to be published in the journal "Le Monde Diplomatique Brazil": 1 - The international climate agreements has effectiveness in mitigating climate change on Brazilian policies? 2 - Brazil, climate change, and an assessment of its commitments to sustainable development. 3 - The Brazilian energy matrix and the sustainable development.




Rede de Fundos


PORTFOLIO - Outreach Amount - R$ 48,000 Period - 6 months Purpose of Grant: The purpose of this proposal is to develop a process of operational planning of the Social Justice Philanthropy Network for the period 2018-2019 and the implementation of strategic / priority actions linked to its biannual plan (product of this process), aligned with its mission.




CBC - Centro Brasil no Clima


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Amount - R$ 187,000 Period - 4 months To develop a workplan to the Long Term Vision Technical Chamber (CTLP) of the Brazilian Climate Change Forum (FBMC), setting meetings and activities to be carried by CTLP in 2018 and 2019 and building consensus regarding the period when Brazil will become a net zero carbon emitter and raising additional resources to support the design and submission of the Brazilian Long Term Strategy (LTS).




PPE - Programa de Planejamento Energético, COPPE / UFRJ


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Amount - R$ 170,000 Period - 7 months Purpose of Grant: To assess the impact in Brazil´s trade competitiveness in relation to the incorporation of energy efficiency measures as well as possible market measures that aim at diminishing GEE emission in international maritime transportation.




Museu do Amanhã - Instituto de Desenvolvimento e Gestão


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Amount - R$ 150,000 Period - 10 meses To promote the debate of key issues to be prioritized during the 2018 Parliamentarian Elections by candidates, political parties and above all the voters. This grant will contribute to a pool of funds from other grant makers (Porticus, Fundação Roberto Marinho, Clua, Fundação Humanize, among others) that together with Museu do Amanhã have decided to organize 10 events, covering different topics. iCS will be responsible for organizing three events: transport, energy and low carbon economy.




CDP - Carbon Disclosure Project Latin America


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach and Economy Amount - R$ 340,000 Period - 12 months To engage C-level leadership in the private sector (corporations, investors, and sector associations) and government (financial system regulators) on a coalition towards carbon pricing adoption as a tool to adapt business strategies and build public policies that maximize Brazilian competitive advantages in a low carbon economy.




IIS - Instituto Internacional para Sustentabilidade


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach and Economy Amount - R$ 160,000 Period - 8 months Purpose of Grant: To identify the main vulnerabilities for Brazilian infrastructure in the context of a changing climate and extreme weather impacts.




IESP - Instituto de Estudos Sociais e Politicos


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach and Economy Amount - R$ 268,000 Period - 12 months To reduce the information asymmetry regarding elected congress officials actions on issues related to climate change, and contribute to improve congress accountability to society by developing analysis which will be disseminated through a digital platform accessible to citizens and civil society organizations on the internet.




Instituto Update


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Amount - R$ 210,000 Period - 10 months Purpose of Grant: To democratize the access of new individuals and to promote renewal in established political institutions by lowering the costs of political campaigning. This will be done through the development of "Liane", an open data toolkit that increases the competitiveness of low-cost campaigns, by combining political intelligence, online and offline methodologies, technologies and use of data. This intends to support the candidacy of young and new leaders.




Nova Democracia


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Amount - R$ 200,000 Period - 12 months To enable the New Democracy coalition to build a Democratic Pact among political actors around the affirmation of democratic values, the adoption of good practices in national elections, with ethical and transparent funding and substantive proposals; and the implementation of the Democratic Reform process in 2019. This aims to renew and strengthen Brazil’s political institutions as the basis for key public policy related to climate change.




FBMC - Fórum Brasileiro de Mudanças Climáticas


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Amount - R$ 1.000,000 Period - 12 months Purpose of Grant: For the ongoing work of the Brazilian Forum on Climate Change, aiming at the development of a new climate policy governance proposal; to detail the Brazilian economy-wide GHG Emission reduction target into sector targets to advance the implementation of the National Determined Contribution (NDC); and to start drafting a proposal for the Brazilian Long-Term Strategy (LTS).




Coalizão Brasil Clima, Florestas e Agricultura


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Amount - R$ 400,000 Period - 12 months To strengthen the role of the Brazilian Coalition on Climate, Forests and Agriculture as a key hub of influence on the future of Brazil's low carbon land use sector, through the publication of position papers on Planaveg, Renovabio, Sinaflor; active participation in the Brazilian Forum on Climate Change; and development of joint initiatives with the financial sector and academia on new low carbon economic instruments related to land use.




ISER – Instituto de Estudos da Religião


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Amount - R$ 250,000 Period - 12 months Purpose of Grant: To support ISER´s institutional capacity to become a Brazilian hub for interfaith dialogue, knowledge, communication and outreach on climate issues, and to maintain the involvement of multiple faith leaders on the climate cause through the strengthening of its Faith on Climate initiative.




Instituto Alziras


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Amount - R$25.000,00 Period - 6 months Purpose of Grant: To develop a qualitative research on the profile of the Brazilian female mayors elected in 2016, identifying their political and personal trajectories, political ambitions and challenges on the ground. The research also aims to map potential climate champions among the female mayors, assessing their knowledge and engagement on climate and SDGs discussions.




BRICS Policy Center


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Amount - R$50.000,00 Period - 9 months Purpose of Grant: To establish a working group with researchers from the BRICS Policy Center (BPC) and the Institute for Advanced Studies in Sustainability (IASS) to analyze the global polycentric governance, seeking to understand the role of multiple stakeholders in this governance, focusing on the private sector, as well as the verification of how these processes influence the decision-making process.




ISER – Instituto de Estudos da Religião


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Amount - R$50.000,00 Period - 6 months Purpose of Grant: To implement Quebrando o Tabu’s content strategy for the 2018 elections through the production and broadcasting of original content to: decrease political polarization; prevent personification of ideas and idealization of candidates; promote dialogue; and bring human rights and climate change to the center of the political debate. The content will be published in Quebrando o Tabu's digital platforms: Facebook (8.9 million followers), Instagram (57 thousand),Twitter (85 thousand).




Observatório do Clima


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Amount - R$1.000.000,00 Period - 18 months Purpose of Grant:To provide a general support grant to Observatório do Clima (OC). It will strength OC's incidence capacity towards greater Brazilian climate ambition. Support the production of annual GHG emissions estimates for Brazil, analysis, and recommendations towards economic decarbonization and the evolution of climate policy, the development of recommendations to the Brazilian Long-Term Strategy and the incorporation of OC as an independent organization.




CPI - Climate Policy Initiative Brasil


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Amount - R$290.000,00 Period - 2 months Purpose of Grant: To advance Brazil's climate agenda in the transition to the next administration, the project strives to achieve the following outcomes: 1. Link financial incentives to environmental compliance in the Plano Safra.2. Improve compensation requirements for legal deforestation.3. Test accountability mechanisms to process illegal deforestation and protect secondary vegetation.




Conectas Direitos Humanos


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Amount - R$115.000,00 Period - 6 months Purpose of Grant: To foster the development of a legal field dedicated to climate litigation in Brazil by supporting Conectas´s strategy in climate change and human rights.




Ecofalante


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Amount - R$ 35.000,00 Period - 5 months Purpose of Grant: To perform Festival on Tour of the 7th Ecofalante Environmental Film Festival in Rio de Janeiro, Brasília and Santos, and to fulfil the Ecofalante University Circuit. The events are always free of charge, occurring in the second half of 2018, and aim to expand and democratize the access of films that combine cinematographic excellence with contents on critical matters to be treated by our society with urgency, such as energy, urbanization and climate change.




GIFE - Grupo de Institutos Fundações em Empresas


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Amount - R$ 30.000,00 Period - 6 months Purpose of Grant: To engage Brazilian private social investors on the issue of climate change. This is part of a broader effort to promote interest of philanthropies on several relevant themes of the contemporary sustainable development agenda, including racial equity, women's rights, public administration, water and refugees. The goal is to bolster a greater diversity of topics addressed by Brazilian philanthropy, which is still very much concentrated on a single topic, namely, education.




Severo Film and Production Ltda


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Amount - R$ 75.000,00 Period - 3 months Purpose of Grant: To qualify the debate during the electoral campaign by providing information on climate topics which can help the decision making process of voters. This will be done by publishing the Climate and Development Plataform, a comparison between the programs and public statements of presidential candidates in 2018 elections, in several fields, such as decarbonization of the power sector, promotion of renewable energy, decarbonisation of the transport sector, commitment to the Paris Agreement, among others.




ClimaInfo


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Amount - R$ 35.000,00 Period - 2 months Purpose of Grant: To provide social media outreach to the Climate and Development platform, led by Mooving Forward. This Plataform will publish in a large circulation media outlet a comparison between the programs and public statements of presidential candidates in 2018 elections, in several fields, such as decarbonization of the power sector, promotion of renewable energy, decarbonisation of the transport sector, commitment to the Paris Agreement, among others.





2019

IDPV – “The Law for a Green Planet” Institute


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Amount - R$ 50,000.00 Period - 6 months Purpose of Grant: The “The Law for a Green Planet” Institute will organize the 24th Brazilian Congress of Environmental Law; the 14th Congress of Portuguese and Spanish Speaking Countries, and the 14th Congress of Degree and Post-Graduate Students in Environmental Law. In 2019, the events will concentrate on discussing the central theme of climate change and its consequences.




FAS - Amazonas Sustainable Foundation


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Amount - R$ 15.000,00 Period - 3 months Purpose of Grant: To support the participation of the different representatives in the Seminar "Contributions of the Civil Society for the Amazon Synod", to be held in Manaus, on March 7, 2019. The seminar brings together technical and scientific analyses, as well as the lessons learned and the practices of the civil society from the Amazon basin, seeking to contribute to the Synod for the Amazon, at the Vatican.




IESP – Institute of Social and Political Studies


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Amount - R$ 283,000.00 Period - 12 months Purpose of Grant: To improve and expand the capacity of the OLB (Observatory of the Brazilian Legislative) to analyze and monitor the positions of parliamentarians in relation to the climate, based on their behavior during the approval process of the most relevant bills for the climate agenda.




Tricontinental Editora LTDA – ME


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Amount - R$ 5,000.00 Period - 6 months Purpose of Grant: To support the edition of the online and printed magazine Eco.21, which addresses environmental information at the global level.




ENGAJAMUNDO (I)


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Amount - R$ 1 5,000.00 Period - 6 months Purpose of Grant: The project aims to support the institutional strengthening of Engajamundo, an organization led by young people who believe in their responsibility as a fundamental part of the solution to face the greatest socio-environmental challenges of Brazil and the world. The support will allow the group to host their Annual Strategic Planning Meeting.




CBC - Centro Brasil no Clima (I)


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Amount - R$ 50,000.00 Period - 2 months Purpose of Grant: To participate on the Berlin Conference "Inspiring Action and Enabling Change" by presenting Brazil’s experience in establishing a roadmap to implement the country’s NDC, which involved 537 people and 247 organizations. To learn from the experiences of other countries and report them. To produce a video and a one hour live transmission from the event and a meeting reporting what has been learned at the Conference.




CBC - Centro Brasil no Clima (II)


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Amount - R$ 950.000,00 Period - 12 months Purpose of Grant: The project has three main goals: to advance climate action through sub-national decision makers’ engagement to maintain Brazil in the Paris Agreement; to support the implementation of the National Determined Contribution (NDC) working with Parliamentarians; to coordinate the debate around the Brazilian Long Term Strategy (LTS).




GCCM – Global Catholic Climate Movement


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Amount - R$ 163.000,00 Period - 12 months Purpose of Grant: To support the global catholic climate movement (GCCM) operations in Brazil and help spreading catholic climate messaging among catholic communities. In addition, the project will focus on amplifying the Vatican Amazon Synod´s reach, before and during the Synod that will take place in October, 2019, mobilizing catholic communities to climate action and awareness.




PURPOSE Campaigns Brazil Ltda


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Amount - R$ 220.000,00 Period - 6 months Purpose of Grant: To support the work of GCCM (Global Catholic Climate Movement) in Brazil before and during the Amazon Synod with strategic campaigning and communications/narrative capacity. The project also aims to conduce communications research to identify the most adequate narratives about climate change to be used with catholic audiences.




IESP - Instituto de Estudos Sociais e Políticos


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Amount - R$ 110.000,00 Period - 12 months Purpose of Grant: To map the main studies and research centers working in the relationship between Brazil foreign policy and climate change and create a Cartographic representation of the findings.




Instituto Alziras


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Amount - R$ 250.000,00 Period - 15 months Purpose of Grant: To provide greater climate action in the municipalities run by female mayors. This will be achieved by supporting the Alziras Institute in its institutional development, improving the work of climate awareness and understanding with female mayors and developing and implementing a strategy to help to identify the profile of climate issues in the 2020 municipal elections in Brazil.




Na Boca do Lobo Produções ltda.


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Amount - R$ 30.000,00 Period - 2 months Purpose of Grant: To create an immersive and sensorial exhibition about climate change and cities, by connecting the consequences of extreme climate events in sectors such as health, education, safety, gender equity, and access to water.




ISER - Instituto de Estudos da Religião


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Amount - R$ 360.000,00 Period - 15 months Purpose of Grant: To strenghten the intereligious movement work under the Faith on Climate project and develop the 'Religions and Politics' program, a new project to refresh ISER´s positioning as a national and international knowledge reference about the influence of Evangelical churches on Legislative powers in Brazil.




Associação Transparência e Integridade


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Amount - R$ 248.000,00 Period - 12 months Purpose of Grant: To support the development of the climate and corruption program at Transparency International Brazil, and enable a more strategic engagement of climate and political actors in the linkages between these two fields.




GIFE


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Amount - R$ 30.000,00 Period - 9 months Purpose of Grant: The project aims to expand and improve the practice of grantmaking in Brazil by foundations and social investing companies and the opportunities and capacities of civil society organizations to mobilize private resources for their activities. To this end, the project will develop two websites that will be online reference platforms for organizations that want to: 1) donate resources or 2) raise funds.




PUBLICA - Centro de Jornalismo Investigativo


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Amount - R$ 6.400,00 Period - 2 months Purpose of Grant: To support community journalists to attend the Festival 3i of innovative, inspiring and independent journalism. Festival 3i is held by 13 digital media organisations and will bring to Rio de Janeiro in October, 2019 the most innovative and inspiring journalism professionals of Latin America.




Observatório do Clima


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Amount - R$ 965.000,00 Period - 12 months Purpose of Grant: To provide general support for institutional development and strategic activities (SEEG and MapBiomas) of the Climate Observatory in Brazil.




ENGAJAMUNDO (II)


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Amount - R$ 5.000,00 Period - 12 months Purpose of Grant: Engajamundo is a youth‐led organization who believe in their responsibility as part of the solution to face the greatest social and environmental challenges of Brazil and the world. We work as a channel for the effective participation of young people on important decisions that affects our present and our future. Our mission is to make young Brazilians aware that by changing themselves, their environment/community and by engaging politically, they can transform their realities.




ÉNOIS Agência de Jornalismo


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Amount - R$ 46.000,00 Period - 12 months Purpose of Grant: Thinking about climate emergency brings us to intangible impacts and distant from the daily lives of those who live in the outskirts. It is from this perspective that most climate change reporting is made. Énois will work with iCS to propose a change in this approach, focusing on youth and the peripheries. We are going to launch a call to select two reports to be published in climate emergency periphery newsrooms during the follow up to COP.




IDPV - Inst. Direito por um Planeta Verde


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Amount - R$ 25.000,00 Period - 3 months Purpose of Grant: The 1st Congress of Environmental Law of the Institute The Law for a Planet in Rio de Janeiro. The event will address several complex environmental law issues relevant to the Brazilian political context and will prioritize the participation of judges, prosecutors, lawyers, environmental managers and academics in the field.




RAPS - Rede de Ação Política pela Sustentabilidade


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Amount - R$ 40.000,00 Period - 6 months Purpose of Grant: To provide transportation and lodging financial assistance for RAPS Leaders to attend the 25th International Conference on Climate Change (COP 25) in Madrid in December 2019. The main goal of the RAPS delegation at COP 25 is to foster dialogue and connections between influential Brazilian political leaders and potential international partners thus strengthening the climate change agenda at the national level.





2021

CentroClima (UFRJ)


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Period - 9 months Purpose of Grant: This project has as a specific objective the construction of a scenario of the GHG emissions of the country in order to achieve more ambitious goals in 2025 and 2030 that are validated by different stakeholders, and presented at COP26, making the NDC an instrument of government planning in all the sectors, in the interest in achieving the climate neutrality of the country by 2050.




Centro Brasil no Clima


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Period - 22 months Purpose of Grant: The project will stimulate climate ambition through the 2022 electoral debate, strengthening the coordination of governors in order to advance subnational policies and their implementation in the states. The project will expand the implementation capacity of the Brazilian NDC and the green economic recovery, in addition to encouraging dialogue with strategic sectors of society and international actors.




Instituto Internacional de Políticas Públicas


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Period - 17 months Purpose of Grant: The project aims to increase the political ambition in view of the climate emergency in Brazil, building a participatory dialogue of the multi-stakeholders, via IES Brasil, for the review of the NDC in 2021 and its presentation at COP26. It also seeks to react to anti-environmental acts and policies, to reestablish the democratic climate governance in the medium term in Brazil, and the institutional strengthening of the Talanoa Institute.




Instituto ClimaInfo


PORTFOLIO - Climate Policy and Outreach Period - 24 months Purpose of Grant: The objective is to support the essential activities developed by ClimaInfo, such as the production of the daily newsletter on climate change, press relations for the cause, support for the field organizations in the development of communication strategies, tactical actions, and the formation of public opinion associated with the national and international climate agenda, as well as institutional strengthening.