Since announcing WCT’s soon-to-launch Climate Action Fund, we’ve had many of you asking for more information. Here are the key things to note:
The Climate Action Fund will be a spend-down fund of 2 million dollars. Its purpose is to support community-led movements that tackle climate change. It is open to organisations that can deliver measurable outcomes around reduced carbon emissions, carbon sequestration, and community and ecological resilience in the greater Wellington region.
We believe the greatest potential to move the Wellington region to carbon neutrality will come from:
Applications must be able to show that the work contributes to at least one of the following outcomes:
Single organisations or coalitions may apply to this fund, with at least one organisation having a charitable purpose.
7 Oct: Expression of Interest opens
2 Nov: Expression of Interest closes
Full application timings TBC