National Adapation Programme of Action

Project Summary

The purpose of the proposed NAPA formulation project for Bangladesh is the development of a countrywide program that encompasses the immediate and urgent adaptation activities that address the current and anticipated adverse effects of climate change, including extreme events. The goal of the NAPA formulation for Bangladesh is the provision of a framework to guide the coordination and implementation of adaptation initiatives in the country, through a participatory approach and building synergies with other relevant environmental and related programs. At the same time it will develop a specific priority program of action for adaptation to climate change.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Enabling Activity
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
Least Developed Countries Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
Department of Environment, Ministry of Environment and Forests
GEF Period:
GEF - 3
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
GEF Project Grant
200,000 USD
Co-financing Total
50,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
22,000 USD
Total Cost 250,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
03 Feb 2003
Project Approved for Implementation
17 Apr 2003
Project closed