Scaling up Risk Transfer Mechanisms for Climate Vulnerable Agriculture-based Communities in Mindanao

Project Summary

Poverty reduction by strengthening the resilience of vulnerable agriculture-based rural communities in Mindanao through climate risk transfer mechanisms and productivity enhancement measures

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
Special Climate Change Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
International Labour Organisation, Department of Trade and Industry (DTI), Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE), Philippine Crop Insurance Corporation
GEF Period:
GEF - 5
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
50,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
1,050,000 USD
Co-financing Total
16,250,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
105,000 USD
Total Cost 17,350,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
18 Apr 2012
Preparation Grant Approved
26 Apr 2012
Concept Approved
01 Jun 2012
Project Approved for Implementation
08 Jan 2014
Project closed