Promoting Value Chain Approach to Adaptation in Agriculture

Project Summary

Contribute to the reduction of climate-induced risks to the achievement of food security and income generation objectives for the rural communities in Ghana, by focusing on the improvement and adaptation of the cassava value chain in pilot areas of the country.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
Special Climate Change Fund
Implementing Agencies
International Fund for Agricultural Development
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Food andAgriculture, Roots and Tubers Improvement and Marketing Programme (IFAD Project)
GEF Period:
GEF - 5
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
100,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
2,500,000 USD
Co-financing Total
8,500,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
250,000 USD
Total Cost 11,100,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
14 Sep 2010
Preparation Grant Approved
18 Oct 2010
Concept Approved
01 Nov 2010
Project Approved for Implementation
02 Feb 2012
Project closed