Reducing Disaster Risks from Wildfire Hazards Associated with Climate Change

Project Summary

Develop and implement integrated disaster risk management strategies to address climate change-induced fire hazards and risks

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
South Africa
Focal Areas
Funding Source
Special Climate Change Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
Forest Fire Association T/A Working on Fire
GEF Period:
GEF - 4
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
99,960 USD
GEF Project Grant
3,536,400 USD
Co-financing Total
30,940,100 USD
GEF Agency Fees
353,640 USD
Total Cost 34,576,460.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
01 Apr 2009
Preparation Grant Approved
28 May 2009
Concept Approved
30 Jun 2009
Project Approved for Implementation
02 Nov 2011
Project closed
12 Apr 2015