A call for projects for the French Pacific Fund has been launched for 2017. The allocated funds by the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Development is as in 2016, €1,500,000. The Pacific Fund could therefore co-fund approximately 40 projects, for an average of €30,000 per project. Any public or private body, institution, legal person can apply to this Fund).
Among many other projects, in 2016 this grant scheme supported the 2nd PIURN Conference; the “Pacific business Forum”, a project of epidemiological surveillance of ciguatera, and more.
Further information (including English and French downloads): www.diplomatie.gouv.fr/fr/dossiers-pays/oceanie/la-france-et-l-oceanie/le-fonds-pacifique/article/fonds-pacifique-2017-appel-a-projets.