Matching Funds are designed to inspire innovation and ambitious, evidence-based programming approaches to increase impact in specific strategic priority areas.
Below is a list of priority areas for the use of Matching Funds during the 2023-2025 allocation period.
Applicants eligible for Matching Funds in the 2023-2025 allocation period were notified in the allocation letters sent to countries at the end of 2022. In order to access Matching Funds, applicants must meet specific conditions on how funds are budgeted towards the Matching Funds priority areas, as outlined in the allocation letters and in the forthcoming guidance notes. Technical assistance will be available to help countries get the most impact from Matching Funds.
Trackers, FAQs and guidance notes on Matching Funds for the 2023-2025 allocation period will be shared on this page once available.