Addressing Climate Change Vulnerabilities and Risks in Vulnerable Coastal Areas of Tunisia

Project Summary

To promote innovative adaptation strategies, technologies and financing options to address the additional risks posed by climate change on populations and key socio-economic sectors in Tunisia’s most vulnerable coastal areas.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
Special Climate Change Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Environment, Coastal Protection and Planning Agency (APAL)
GEF Period:
GEF - 5
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
100,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
5,500,000 USD
Co-financing Total
73,930,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
550,000 USD
Total Cost 79,530,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
29 Aug 2012
Preparation Grant Approved
03 Oct 2012
Concept Approved
01 Nov 2012
Project Approved for Implementation
27 Jul 2014
Project closed