Strengthening Climate Information and Early Warning Systems in Africa for Climate Resilient Development and Adaptation to Climate Change - Burkina Faso

Project Summary

To strengthen the weather, climate and hydrological monitoring capabilities, early warning systems and available information for responding to extreme weather and planning adaptation to climate change in Burkina Faso.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
Burkina Faso
Focal Areas
Funding Source
Least Developed Countries Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
Division of Environment Information and Monitoring; National Council for Sustainable Development
GEF Period:
GEF - 5
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
100,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
4,000,000 USD
Co-financing Total
61,090,525 USD
GEF Agency Fees
400,000 USD
Total Cost 65,190,525.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
22 May 2012
Preparation Grant Approved
14 Aug 2012
Concept Approved
29 Jun 2012
Project Approved for Implementation
09 Sep 2013
Project closed