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Scaling up Sustainable Land Management and Biodiversity Conservation to Reduce Environmental Degradation in Small Scale Agriculture in Western Kenya

Project Summary

The development objective is to promote the adoption and adaption of sustainable land and forest ecosystem management (SLEM) practices across the productive landscape of Kakamega-Nandi ecosystem

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Environment Programme
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Agriculture in collaboration with Alliance for Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA)
GEF Period:
GEF - 5
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
80,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
3,583,800 USD
Co-financing Total
9,904,405 USD
GEF Agency Fees
340,461 USD
Total Cost 13,568,205.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
01 Feb 2013
Preparation Grant Approved
23 Apr 2013
Concept Approved
01 Jun 2013
Project Approved for Implementation
11 Jul 2016
Project closed