Reducing Vulnerability to Climate Change by Establishing Early Warning and Disaster Preparedness Systems and Support for Integrated Watershed Management in Flood Prone Areas

Project Summary

The overall objective of this project is to reduce the vulnerability of the Gishwati ecosystems and its associated Nile-Congo crest watersheds, and the people that derive their livelihoods from it, to increased floods and droughts due to climate change.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
3838
Project Type
Full-size Project
Status
Completed
Country
Rwanda
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
Least Developed Countries Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Environment Programme
Executing Agencies
MINISTRY OF NATURAL RESOURCES
GEF Project Manager
Bonizella Biagini |

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
150,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
3,160,000 USD
Co-financing Total
3,300,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
316,000 USD
Total Cost 6,610,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
22 Oct 2008
Preparation Grant Approved
25 Mar 2009
Concept Approved
09 Jan 2009
Project Approved for Implementation
23 Mar 2010
Project closed
31 May 2014