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Improving water access and climate adaptation in Jamaica

February 9, 2021

Woman filling a barrel with water in Jamaica
SGP Jamaica National Coordinator Hyacinth Douglas filling a barrel with water in Clarendon Parish, Jamaica. Photo: GEF Small Grants Programme

An isolated community in Jamaica embarked on a project to improve the community's access to water and management of their natural resources. As part of the GEF Small Grants Programme's Community-based Adaptation program, the project's best practices and technical designs have since been replicated across Jamaica and beyond.