Stage 2 Applications Webinar and Workshop, February/March 2022 (Archived)

During February and March 2022, three events were hosted as part of the Illegal Wildlife Trade (IWT) Challenge Fund Stage 2 workshop, for Round 8 applicants that had been successfully invited through to Stage 2. There were three different types of events all together.

The joint proceedings for these events can be accessed here.

Webinar – Frequently asked questions and common issues

On 22nd February, we hosted a webinar for applicants under Round 8 of the IWT Challenge Fund that were invited through to Stage 2. This webinar introduced Stage 2 applicants to some of the frequently asked questions and common issues relating to eligibility, finance, Flexi-Grant, gender and safeguarding requirements and communications.


The slides from this session can be accessed here.

Workshop Session – Project design tools and importance of good evidence and indicators

On 1st March we hosted an interactive workshop for Stage 2 applicants. This two-part session aimed to cover the use of project design tools and methods to ensure that applicants logframes were as robust as possible through the inclusion of “SMART” indicators and appropriate means of verification.


Part 1: Project design tools slides

Part 2: Indicators and evidence slides

A copy of the exercise sheet used during the session is available here.

Illegal Wildlife Trade Advisory Group presentation: What makes a good application

On 2nd March, we hosted a presentation with guest speaker Naomi Doak from the IWT Advisory Group. This session provided applicants with an insight into what the advisory group looks for in an application through outlining the main assessment processes and providing tips on how to improve or strengthen Stage 2 applications.


The slides from this session can be accessed here.