Enabling ActivitIes for the Implementation of the UNFCCC

Project Summary

The project will enable Swaziland to prepare its first National Communication to the Conference of the Parties (CoP) of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). The components of the project consist of: (a) an inventory of greenhouse gases following the guidelines adopted by the CoP; (b) an assessment of potential impacts of climate change in Swaziland; (c) an analysis of potential measures to abate the increase in greenhouse gas emissions in Swaziland and to adapt to climate change; (d) preparation of a national action plan to address climate change and its adverse impacts; and (e) preparation of the first National Communication of Swaziland to the CoP. Beside the preparation of the National Communication, the project is expected to enhance general awareness and knowledge on climate change related issues in Swaziland.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
268
Project Type
Enabling Activity
Status
Completed
Country
Swaziland
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
Swaziland Meterological Services
GEF Project Manager

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
0 USD
GEF Project Grant
303,850 USD
Co-financing Total
0 USD
GEF Agency Fees
0 USD
Total Cost 303,850.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
10 Mar 1997
Project Approved for Implementation
18 Mar 1997
Project closed
01 Mar 1999