GlobalGiving Green Scoring Tool Preview

Below you will find the questions asked on the green scoring assessment form.

***Please note that this is simply the list of questions and is not meant to be filled out. If you are interested in seeing a project get scored click here in order to first nominate a project.***  

 

Project Title *

Organization Name *

Your name *

Email *

In which country is the project located? *

Are you a World Bank Development Marketplace participant? *

 

CLIMATE CHANGE

Please answer the following questions concerning the climate change aspects of your project

Please select all of the following approaches to addressing climate change that your project incorporates. If your project does climate change related activities that aren't shown, please list them under "Other". *

Planting trees  Avoiding deforestation  Avoiding unnatural forest fires  Displacing dirty fuels (e.g. charcoal, petrol, coal)  Displacing less efficient energy production  Reducing energy consumption  Encouraging more efficient technology  Encouraging technology which emits fewer greenhouse gases  Eco-friendly farming (less plowing, synthetic fertilizer use, etc.)  Educating children  Educating consumers  Educating policymakers  Pursuing adaptation to local manifestations of climate change  Our project doesn't address climate change in any way

  • Other

Details: Please give the basic technical details of the approaches you chose above *

Will at least one of the "Donation Options" on your project's page on GlobalGiving directly relate to the above climate-friendly activities? *

What will the Donation Option(s) related to climate change be?

Does the project assist the community in adapting to the impacts of climate change it faces? *

  • No, the project does not deal with climate change adaptation 
  • Yes, the project assists the community with adapting to climate change impacts
  • Yes, the project assists the community to adapt to climate change AND targets an area outlined in the host country's NAPA (see: http://bit.ly/995FJ)

Please briefly explain your answer *

Is your project required by law or other regulation? *

 

IMPACT

Please answer the following questions concerning the wider impact of your project, then briefly explain your answers at the end of this section.

How crucial will the funding you raise through GlobalGiving (GG) be to advancing your project goals? *

  • GG funding will not significantly effect our ability to advance project goals or will not be used to fund incremental projects
  • GG funding will allow the project to achieve a broader scope and/or overcome operating challenges (e.g. labor shortages, lack of infrastructure, etc.)
  • The project can no longer continue without GG funding

Please select any of the following approaches to ensuring long-term impact that your project incorporates *

  • None of these
  • Ensuring local capacity for operation and/or maintenance
  • Using locally available materials Incorporating community feedback
  • Periodic evaluation of results
  • Contingency planning

Please select any of the following approaches to ensuring wider impact BEYOND DIRECT PROJECT GOALS that your project incorporates *

  • None of these 
  • Holding demonstrations of your techniques Influencing policy 
  • Publicizing successful techniques
  • Education
  • Encouraging those you train to train others
  • Working with other LOCAL organizations or businesses

How common are the climate change aspects of this project in the region ? *

  • Very Common
  • Common Somewhat
  • Uncommon
  • Very Uncommon

Please briefly explain your answer to the 4 questions above in the IMPACT section *

 

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

Please answer the following questions concerning the economic development aspects of your project

Does your project support the LOCAL economy through employment opportunities, income generation or the purchase of local materials? *

  • No
  • Yes, the project supports the local economy through one or two of these methods
  • Yes, the project supports the local economy through ALL of these methods

Does your project provide job training? *

  • No
  • Yes, the project focuses on providing training for jobs elsewhere
  • Yes, the project focuses on providing training for jobs available LOCALLY

Does your project seek to replace an economic activity with a more sustainable alternative? *

  • No
  • Yes, it replaces an economic activity that relies on non-renewable resources OR is detrimental to the environment
  • Yes, it replaces an economic activity that relies on RAPIDLY DEPLETING non-renewable resources OR is HIGHLY detrimental to the environment

Please briefly explain your answer to the 3 questions in the ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT section *

 

ENVIRONMENT

Please answer the following questions concerning the environmental aspects of your project

Does your project provide health or safety benefits? *

  • No
  • Yes, the project provides INDIRECT health or safety benefits
  • Yes, the project provides DIRECT health or safety benefits

Beyond reducing greenhouse gas emissions, does your project have any other pollution reduction or environmental benefits? *

  • No
  • Yes, the project has SOME pollution reduction or environmental benefits
  • Yes, the project has SIGNIFICANT pollution reduction or environmental benefits

Does your project avoid activities with negative environmental side effects? *

  • No
  • Yes, but it still has some direct or indirect negative environmental effects
  • Yes, the project does not have any significant direct or indirect negative environmental effects

Please briefly explain your answer to the 3 questions in the ENVIRONMENT section *

 

SOCIAL & CULTURAL

Please answer the following questions concerning the social & cultural aspects of your project

Beyond the direct project goals, does your project provide educational opportunities for the local community? *

  • No
  • Yes, the project provides SOME educational opportunities
  • Yes, the project provides SIGNIFICANT educational opportunities

Does your project recognize the special role women play in climate change and development? *

  • No
  • Yes, the project is largely run OR directly benefits women
  • Yes, the project is largely run AND directly benefits women

Does your project increase independence or empower its recipients? *

  • No
  • Yes, the project INDIRECTLY increases independence or empowers the recipient community (e.g. by preserving biodiversity)
  • Yes, the project is designed to DIRECTLY increase independence or empower the recipient community (e.g. by securing land rights for poor farmers)

Is the project carried out in a manner that respects local culture, language, beliefs, values, etc.? *

  • No, the project does not significantly take local social considerations into account
  • Yes, efforts are made to sensitize those operating and implementing the project to the local culture
  • Yes, because the project is operated and implemented by those local to the area

Please briefly explain your answer to the 4 questions in the SOCIAL & CULTURAL section* 

 

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