to improve the living conditions of rural communities in three governorates in terms of access to basic infrastructure and services, sustainable income increase, and improved natural resource management practices by fostering an integrated approach to community-based development.

The Project Development Objective is to improve the living conditions of rural communities in three governorates in terms of access to basic infrastructure and services, sustainable income increase, and improved natural resource management practices by fostering an integrated approach to community-based development.

The Global Environment Objective is to reduce the threat of land degradation and climate change to vulnerable agricultural production systems in the target areas while developing options to address land-based pollution affecting the Mediterranean Sea.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
3669
Country
Tunisia
Implementing Agencies
The World Bank
Approval FY
2010
Status
Completed
Region
Africa
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Agriculture and Water Resources (MARH), National Sewerage and Sanitation Agency (ONAS), General Directorate of Rural Engineering (DGGRE) and General Directorate of Environment and Quality of Life (DGEQV)
GEF Period
GEF - 4
Project Type
Full-size Project
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund

Financials

USD
Co-financing Total
57,900,000
GEF Project Grant
9,726,000
GEF Agency Fees
518,100

Timeline

Received by GEF
26 Feb 2008
Concept Approved
01 Sep 2008
Project Approved for Implementation
10 May 2010
Project Closed
26 Dec 2017