Promoting Autonomous Adaptation at the community level in Ethiopia

Project Summary

To support local communities and administrations at the lowest level of government to design and implement adaptation actions aimed at reducing vulnerability and building resilience, especially in those communities that are particularly vulnerable in Ethiopia

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Focal Areas
Funding Source
Least Developed Countries Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
Federal Environmental Protection Agency
GEF Project Manager
Knut Sundstrom |


Project Preparation Grant Amount
101,500 USD
GEF Project Grant
5,307,885 USD
Co-financing Total
22,650,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
530,789 USD
Total Cost 28,059,385.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
04 Feb 2010
Preparation Grant Approved
29 Apr 2010
Concept Approved
31 Mar 2010
Project Approved for Implementation
27 Dec 2011
Project closed
30 Apr 2016