1. What is the goal of SCGED?

Climate Resilience Training and Capacity Building

  • Develop and deliver training programs on climate change adaptation and mitigation strategies tailored to MSMEs. 
  • Collaborate with governmental and non-governmental partners to provide relevant training resources. 


Access to Climate Financing:

  • Facilitate access to climate-resilient financing options for MSMEs, such as grants, low-interest loans, and venture capital.
  • Promote sustainable financial practices to improve MSMEs’ creditworthiness. 


Green Technology Adoption:

  • Encourage MSMEs to adopt green technologies and practices.
  • Support research and development initiatives to develop climate-resilient solutions for MSMEs. 


Climate Risk Assessment: 

  • Provide tools and resources for MSMEs to assess and understand their vulnerability to climate change. 
  • Assist in the development of customized climate adaptation plans. 


Policy and Advocacy: 

  • Engage with governmental bodies and non-government stakeholders to advocate for policies that support climate change resilience within the MSME sector.


2. How do I get registered to benefit?
3. Is there any specific sector of the economy you are targeting?

Micro, Small, and Medium Enterprises across various sectors, including agriculture, manufacturing, retail, and services.

4. Is there funding support opportunity?

We are partnering and collaborating with relevant Government Agencies, NGOs, development partners and financial institutions to provide resources and financial support.

5. Won't I disrupt my business in my attempt to be climate and green energy compliant?

No, The goal of the SCGED is to create Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation Projects for MSMEs that enhances their resilience, fostering sustainable practices, and promoting green innovation, these projects will contribute to a more sustainable and climate-resilient future for Nigeria’s MSMEs, ultimately benefiting the nation.

6. Are there market access linkages from the Desks.

Yes, through Market Access and Networking we are:

  • Facilitating connections between MSMEs and environmentally conscious consumers, both domestically and internationally. 
  • Encouraging collaboration and knowledge sharing among MSMEs in various sectors to promote climate-resilient practices.
7. How do I access to compliant machines and equipment for my business?

The Agency in partnership with local and international equipment manufacturers and suppliers will help facilitate access to eco-friendly machines and equipment for your business