Strengthening Climate Information and Early Warning Systems in Africa to Support Climate Resilient Development and Adaptation to Climate Change

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 Uganda.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
Least Developed Countries Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
Meteorology Department, Ministry of Water and Environment; Department of Disaster Preparedness and Management, Office of the Prime Minister
GEF Period:
GEF - 5
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
100,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
4,000,000 USD
Co-financing Total
26,270,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
400,000 USD
Total Cost 30,370,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

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