Integrated Landscape Management for Improved Livelihoods and Ecosystem Resilience in Mount Elgon

Project Summary

To Empower Communities in Mount Elgon to Manage their Production landscapes in an Integrated Manner for Improved Livelihoods and Ecosystem Resilience

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Medium-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
Implementing partner Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries MAAIFOther partners Ministry of Water and Environment, Ministry of Lands Housing and Urban Development National Agricultural Research Organisation, Busitema University National Environment Management Authority NEMA and three District Local Governments
GEF Period:
GEF - 5
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
50,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
1,620,320 USD
Co-financing Total
8,831,384 USD
GEF Agency Fees
153,930 USD
Total Cost 10,501,704.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
06 Mar 2014
Preparation Grant Approved
22 May 2014
Concept Approved
22 May 2014
Project Approved for Implementation
25 Oct 2015
Project closed