Adaptation to the effects of drought and climate change in Agro-ecological Zone 1 and 2 in Zambia

Project Summary

To develop adaptive capacity of subsistence farmers and rural communities to withstand climate change in Agro-ecological Regions I and II in Zambia.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
Least Developed Countries Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
Department of Agriculture
GEF Period:
GEF - 4
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
100,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
3,795,000 USD
Co-financing Total
9,804,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
389,500 USD
Total Cost 13,699,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
05 May 2008
Preparation Grant Approved
08 Aug 2008
Concept Approved
08 Aug 2008
Project Approved for Implementation
10 Dec 2009
Project closed
30 Nov 2014