Country Programme Snapshot

Start Date 2012
# of Projects 14
Total Grant Amount US$ 543,492
Total cash Co-Financing US$ 49,240
Total In-Kind Co-Financing US$ 443,663

Country Portfolio by Area of Work

Climate Change Mitigation
Community Based Adaptation
Land Degradation
Country Impact

SGP Guyana was officially launched on April 26, 2013. Please click here to read more about the launching ceremony. Currently, Guyana is accepting project proposals. See below for more information.



Calls for Proposals

SGP Guyana invites registered Civil Society Organizations (CSOs), including Community-Based Organizations (CBOs), Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs), women groups, youth groups, conservation groups and indigenous groups to submit project concepts/proposals in the GEF focal areas of:

  • ·Biodiversity Conservation
  • ·Climate Change Mitigation
  • ·Sustainable Forest Management (SFM) and Prevention of Land Degradation
  • ·Reduction and/or Elimination of Persistent Organic Pollutants (chemicals)
  • ·Protection of International Waters (coastal zone management)

Application for Grants

National Coordinator

SGP Guyana

UNDP Building

42 Brickdam and United Nations Place,

Stabroek, Georgetown.

For more information, please contact the National Coordinator via email

September 2015 - Equator Prize 2015

SGP grantee partner the South Central Peoples’ Development Association (SCPDA) is one of the Awardees of Equator Prize 2015

the South Central Peoples’ Development Association (SCPDA) has implemented the GEF SGP funded project GUY/SGP/OP5/Y2/CORE/2013/07


Patrick John
National Coordinator


42 Brickdam & United Nations Place,Stabroek , Georgetown