Financing opportunities

Danish Carbon Fund (DCF)




Aims to mobilize new and additional resources to address climate change and promote sustainable development.


CDM; Joint Implementation.

Eligible organisations:

Public and private entities

Eligible Projects or Programmes:

Projects in developing countries and countries with economies in transition that may be recognized under such mechanisms as the Kyoto Protocol’s CDM and JI.

Proposal/Application requirements:

Description of project proponent. b) Type of project. c) Location of project. d) Expected schedule. e) Financing sought. f) Technical summary of project. g) Expected environmental benefits.

Proposal evaluation criteria:

No information

How to Apply:

1. Submit a project idea note. PIN reviewed by CF Unit of World Bank. If PIN is acceptable, sponsor notified with request to prepare Project concept note.

2. If PCN agreed by FMC (and Participants Committee if required), letter of intent is offered; further work is authorized.

3. Project Design Document prepared (a.  Determine whether existing methodology is applicable b. may require baseline study).

4. Bank region begins technical, financial, environmental and social due diligence.

5. CF Unit prepares term sheets and draft ERPA.

6. Project Due Diligence is completed and World Bank internal approvals are secured.

Funding limit for individual projects:

The full capitalization of the DCF now stands at €89.985 million. No information about limit per project.

Additional information:

Document library

Activities supported: