"RREC has relevant potential for providing support to the Ministry of Natural Resources of Russia within the framework of Environment for Europe Process and implementing the functions of the Secretariat according to set framework"

V. Stepankov, Deputy Minister of Natural Resources of Russia in 2004-2006


Grants for non-for-profit organizations is one of the most efficient tool for support of environmental activities and involvement of civil society.

The Grant Program of RREC is a verified system of selection, financing, evaluation and monitoring, which enables many non-commercial organization to implement environmental projects and achieve tangible results for solution of environmental problems.

The program outcomes is not only quantity of organizations which received funding or amount of funding, but concrete changes towards sustainable development in the organizations, local communities and regions.

RREC has extensive experience in development and management of grant programs – definition of the scope, goals, priorities, announcement of the callse for proposal, dissemination of information, appraisal, monitoring and evaluation of the projects.

RREC has managed the following grant programs: