Integrating climate change risks into water and flood management by vulnerable mountainous communities in the Greater Caucasus region of Azerbaijan

Project Summary

To reduce vulnerability of the communities of the Greater Caucasus region of Azerbaijan to water stress and hazards by improved water and flood management.

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 Ecology and Natural Resources
GEF Period:
GEF - 4
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
100,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
2,700,000 USD
Co-financing Total
7,260,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
270,000 USD
Total Cost 10,060,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
05 May 2010
Preparation Grant Approved
13 May 2010
Concept Approved
01 Nov 2010
Project Approved for Implementation
21 Sep 2011
Project closed
09 Mar 2017