Environment and Climate Change Fund: Rwanda

Aims to contribute to sustainable wealth creation and poverty reduction in Rwanda, through sustainable management of natural resources, climate resilient and green economic growth.


FONERWA is the Rwanda ‘green’ fund. It is a cross sectoral financing mechanism for environment and climate change initiatives that further Rwanda’s development objectives for environmentally sustainable, climate resilient and green economic growth.

Access to the Fund is open to line ministries and districts, charitable and private entities, including businesses, civil society and research institutions.

Projects must target priority areas for national development related to environment, climate change and green growth.

How to apply

For any further details or inquiries with regard to the application process, you can contact FONERWA at Email: info@fonerwa.org or Tel: (+250) 252 580 769.

Published 26 August 2014