Land Rehabilitation and Rangelands Management in Small Holders Agropastoral Production Systems in Soutwestern Angola

Project Summary

To enhance the capacity of southwestern Angola’s smallholder agro-pastoral sector to mitigate the impact of land degradation processes and to rehabilitate degraded lands by mainstreaming SLM technologies into agro-pastoral and agricultural development initiatives.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
Food and Agriculture Organization
Executing Agencies
Ministério do Ambiente (MA), Ministério da Agricultura e do Desenvolvimento Rural e das Pescas (MINANDER),   Governo provincial do Namibe, Governo provincial do Huila, Governo provincial de Benguela
GEF Period:
GEF - 5
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
133,700 USD
GEF Project Grant
3,013,636 USD
Co-financing Total
17,291,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
301,364 USD
Total Cost 20,438,336.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
17 Nov 2011
Preparation Grant Approved
19 Apr 2012
Concept Approved
01 Feb 2012
Project Approved for Implementation
28 Jan 2014
Project closed