Strengthening Resilience of Farming Communities' Livelihoods against Climate Changes in the Guinean Prefectures of Gaoual, Koundara and Mali

Project Summary

To strengthen adaptive capacities of vulnerable populations in the prefectures of Gaoual, Koundara and Mali (GKM) to the additional risks posed by the increased intensity and frequency of drought

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 Environment, Water and Forestry
GEF Period:
GEF - 5
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
100,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
3,716,364 USD
Co-financing Total
50,630,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
371,636 USD
Total Cost 54,446,364.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
28 Sep 2011
Preparation Grant Approved
07 Dec 2011
Concept Approved
09 Jan 2012
Project Approved for Implementation
03 Jul 2013
Project closed