Private sector investments pave the way for climate adaptation in smallholder farming communities

As extreme weather becomes more frequent and severe, the Landscape Resilience Fund is partnering with Long Miles Coffee to support African coffee farmers to become more climate resilient. The world is currently experiencing unprecedented warmth, with 2023 being confirmed as the warmest year on record. Climate change is a major contributor to these extreme weather … Continued

The Landscape Resilience Fund is currently seeking support for their sourcing and initial screening of SMEs in Africa’s Sub-Saharan region

The Landscape Resilience Fund (LRF), through the Global Environment Facility (GEF) funded Project # 10436, “Investment Readiness for the Landscape Resilience Fund”, catalyzes private sector investment in SMEs with climate-resilient practices, by providing pre-investment services for investment readiness to adaptation SMEs. South Pole, as the Excecuting Agency for the GEF Project, seeks support in the … Continued

Call for proposals

The Landscape Resilience Fund (LRF), via South Pole acting as the Executing Agency for the Global Environmental Facility (GEF) funded Project # 10436, “Investment Readiness for the Landscape Resilience Fund”, has published a Request for Proposals (RFP) for a consultant or consulting team to provide support to a East African SME working in the coffee … Continued

Landscape Resilience Fund supports sustainable acai producer Nossa Fruits

Image by Nossa Fruits. In 2023, we have faced unprecedented consequences of climate change, with temperature records breaking and extreme weather events such as storms, floods, droughts, and heatwaves causing widespread devastation. Despite these alarming developments, a concerning trend emerges as the new UN Environment Programme’s Adaptation Gap Report reveals that progress in climate adaptation … Continued