This site is an electronic loan application system. Loans are offered to provide financing for PDD development, validation and the 1st verification process. This includes: a) the preparation of the Project Design Document (PDD), b) the validation by a ‘Designated Operational Entity’ (DOE), c) verification of the first issuance of ‘Certified Emissions Reductions’ (CERs).
Next application deadline: To be announced.
Please note that in order to address the concern that the broadest possible access to the CDM Loan Scheme is ensured the Technical Review Committee will generally not allow more than one application from the same project developer to be approved at the same TRC meeting.
Loans may be extended to selected applicants following a thorough review and assessment process. The minimum eligibility criteria can be summarized as follows:
Please note that CDM consultants will be constituted as legal signatories of the loan agreements. Read more about the role of the CDM consultant here. Any experienced, qualified and interested CDM Consultant can register for the CDM Consultant Roster in order to be considered to participate in the CDM Loan Scheme. Click Here to read full Terms & Conditions. You must accept the Terms & Conditions before you can apply for a loan or register as a CDM consultant
The Loan Scheme is collaboratively administered by the UN Office for Project Services (UNOPS) and the UNEP Risoe Centre (URC) on behalf of the UNFCCC Secretariat.