Ecosystem-based Approaches to Adaptation (EbA) in the Drought-prone Barind Tract and Haor "Wetland" Area

Project Summary

To decrease the vulnerability of local communities living in the Barind Tract and Haor Area to the negative impacts of climate change, using Ecosystem-based Adaptation (EbA) approaches.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
5456
Project Type
Full-size Project
Status
Project Approved
Country
Bangladesh
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
Least Developed Countries Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Environment Programme
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Environment and Forestry (MOEF)
GEF Period:
GEF - 5
Approval Fiscal Year:
2014

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
100,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
5,200,000 USD
Co-financing Total
55,032,617 USD
GEF Agency Fees
494,000 USD
Total Cost 60,332,617.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
12 Jun 2013
Preparation Grant Approved
29 Oct 2013
Concept Approved
29 Oct 2013
Project Approved for Implementation
20 Dec 2016
Project closed