Strengthening Climate Information and Early Warning Systems in Eastern and Southern Africa for Climate Resilient Development and Adaptation to Climate Change - Zambia

Project Summary

To strengthen the climate monitoring capabilities, early warning systems and available information for responding to climate shocks and planning adaptation to climate change in Zambia.

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
Ministry of Transport, Works, Supply and Communication (Zambia Meteorological Department)
GEF Period:
GEF - 5
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
100,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
4,000,000 USD
Co-financing Total
23,710,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
400,000 USD
Total Cost 27,810,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

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