North American Partnership for Environmental Community Action (NAPECA)

North American Partnership for Environmental Community Action (NAPECA)

Federal Agencies/Foundations
Funder Name:
Council of the Commission for Environmental Cooperation
Eligible Applicants:
Federal Agencies
Tribal Governments
State Agencies
Local governments and Utility Districts
Non-profits organizations
Relevant Project Area:
Capacity Building, Collaboration, & Planning
Youth & Environmental Education
Outreach & Community Engagement
Environment, Natural Resource Management, and Human Health
Funding Range:

The NAPECA grant processis designed to support projectsthat: 1. Focus on “Innovation and Partnerships for Green Growth” to advance environmentallyresponsible economic development while decreasing pressure on natural resources and promoting more sustainable patterns of production and consumption; 2. Include a sound implementation plan that identifies actors, actions, beneficiaries, goals, measurable objectives and results; The North American Partnership for Environmental Community Action August 2017 2 3. Achieve measurable positive results for the environment at the community level within the timeframe of NAPECA support; 4. Can be replicated in other regions or communities; 5. Create formal or informal partnerships or linkages at the state, local or indigenous community level within the North American region; 6. Leverage or demonstrate opportunity to leverage other resources to achieve greater impact, replicability and sustainability of the project and its results; and 7. Are presented on time and through the established process. Project types can include, but are not limited to, building capacity, pilot projects, transfer of innovative technologies, conducting outreach or education, sharing best practices, training environmental leaders, engaging youth on environmental activities, reducing risks to the environment, and many other types of non-regulatory efforts.

RiversEdge West's

mission is to advance the restoration of riparian lands through collaboration, education, and technical assistance.