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Strengthening Capacities of Rural Aqueduct Associations' (ASADAS) to Address Climate Change Risks in Water Stressed Communities of Northern Costa Rica

Project Summary

To improve water supply and promote sustainable water practices of end users and productive sectors by advancing community- and ecosystem-based measures in rural aqueduct associations (ASADAS) to address projected climate-related hydrological vulnerability in northern Costa Rica

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
Costa Rica
Focal Areas
Funding Source
Special Climate Change Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
AyA, ASADAS, MINAET, MAG, Ministry of Health, IMN.
GEF Period:
GEF - 6
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
150,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
5,000,000 USD
Co-financing Total
26,658,949 USD
GEF Agency Fees
475,000 USD
Total Cost 31,808,949.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
13 Aug 2014
Preparation Grant Approved
03 Sep 2014
Concept Approved
01 Oct 2014
Project Approved for Implementation
13 Jan 2016
Project closed