Sustainable Management of Water Resources, Rangelands and Agro-pastoral Perimeters in the Cheikhetti Wadi watershed of Djibouti

Project Summary

: Develop an integrated model for the restoration of agropastoral ecosystem services in the Cheikhetti Wadi watershed to reduce land and water degradation, improve self-sufficiency in basic living needs of vulnerable rural communities and create conditions to enable its replication

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Housing, Urban Planning and Environment (MHUPE) through the Directorate for Environment and Sustainable Development (DESD); with Ministry of Agriculture, Water, Fisheries, Husbandry and Marine Resources (MAWFHMR)
GEF Period:
GEF - 6
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
98,477 USD
GEF Project Grant
3,215,068 USD
Co-financing Total
12,537,386 USD
GEF Agency Fees
305,431 USD
Total Cost 15,850,931.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
26 Jul 2016
Preparation Grant Approved
30 Oct 2017
Concept Approved
01 Nov 2017
Project Approved for Implementation
28 Aug 2020
Project closed