Micronesia Conservation Trust


  • Type Direct (Regional)
  • Date of accreditation 06 Jul 2017

The Micronesia Conservation Trust (MCT) is an entity based in the Federated States of Micronesia, operating in that country with a mission to promote biodiversity conservation and related sustainable development. In order to achieve its mission, it focuses on providing long‐term sustained funding through grant programmes, building the capacity of organisations of the Federated States of Micronesia to design and manage conservation and climate adaptation programmes, providing regional forums for collaborations among government, the private sector, the community and non‐profit organisations to collectively address the challenges of natural resource management and climate adaptation, and managing endowment funds and other piloting revolving funds for ecosystem services.

Accreditation timeline

Accreditation term 1

22 Oct 2018 - 21 Oct 2023

Accreditation date

06 Jul 2017

AMA execution date

13 Nov 2017

AMA effectiveness

22 Oct 2018

Term end date

21 Oct 2023

Accreditation term 2


Re-accreditation date

25 Oct 2023

AMA execution date


AMA effectiveness


Term end date


Entity details

  • Size
    • Micro
    • Small
    • Medium
    • Large
  • Environmental and social risk category
    • Category C
    • Category B
    • Category A
    • Intermediation 3
    • Intermediation 2
    • Intermediation 1
  • Fiduciary standards
    • Basic
    • Project management
    • Grant award
    • On-lending/blending:
    • Loan
    • Equity
    • Guarantee
    • Blending



Multiple countries

Ecosystem-based Adaptation (EbA) for Reducing Community Vulnerability to Climate Change in Northern Pacific Small Island Developing States (SIDS)


Micronesia (Federated States of)

Climate resilient food security for farming households across the Federated States of Micronesia (FSM)


News + Stories

GCF signs partner agreements hours after Board approval

20 Mar 2021 / The Green Climate Fund (GCF) and its partners have signed implementation agreements for two new climate finance projects only hours after they were approved by the GCF Board. The signing of the Funded Activity Agreements (FAAs) in the margins of last week’s B.28 Board meeting lays the detailed groundwork to roll out a multi-country, USD 1.6 billion finance facility to boost renewable energy as well as GCF’s first project in the Federated States of Micronesia (FSM).

GCF signs agreement with Micronesia Conservation Trust to bolster Pacific resilience

12 Nov 2017 / The strengthening of a partnership with the GCF will help the residents of low lying islands take greater control of their destinies, the Executive Director of the Micronesia Conservation Trust (MCT), William Kostka, said today.

GCF Readiness Programme marks milestone, hitting USD 10m in funds disbursed to 59 countries

31 Aug 2017 / More than USD 10 million to date has been disbursed through GCF's Readiness Programme.


Ms. Lisa Andon

Acting Executive Director
P.O. Box 2177, Pohnpei, FM 96941, Kolonia, Micronesia (Federated States of)
Phone +691 320-5670
Ms. Jo Lynne Gallen-Mori

Task Manager, GCF SAP020
Ms. Tamara Alefaio

Deputy Director for Conservation and Climate Change