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Detail of GEF Project #3155

GEF Project ID3155
Funding SourceSpecial Climate Change Fund
Project NameCoping with Drought and Climate Change
Focal AreaClimate Change
Operational ProgramSCCF
Approval Date2006-11-27
GEF Agency Approval Date2008-06-26
Project StatusProject Completion
Executing AgencyMinistry for Coordination of Environmental Affairs (MICOA)
DescriptionTo develop and pilot a range of coping mechanisms for reducing the vulnerability of farmers and pastoralists to future climate shocks.
Implementation StatusThe CEO approved this project in Dec 2006. Since then the UNDP Project Document has been created, and the Delegation of Authority (DOA) has been issued. The DOA is currently in the process of being signed by the UNDP RR and Government Counterpart. It is anticipated that the inception meeting for this project will be held before the end of the year. Negotiations are underway for the project to be integrated with activities coordinated by the Ministry of Agriculture, a key collaborating partner for mainstreaming climate change risks into food security programmes. The inception meeting is expected to be held in the 4th quarter of 2007 or as soon as the ongoing process of selecting the project team is completed.
GEF Project Grant
960,000 USD
GEF Grant
960,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
929,840 USD
Project Cost
1,889,840 USD
GEF Agency Fees
86,400 USD
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