Republic of The Gambia

Africa  African States  Least Developed Countries 


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Readiness support approved


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Multiple countries

Infrastructure Climate Resilient Fund (ICRF)



Climate Resilient Fishery Initiative for Livelihood Improvement in the Gambia (PROREFISH Gambia)


Multiple countries

The Africa Integrated Climate Risk Management Programme: Building the resilience of smallholder farmers to climate change impacts in 7 Sahelian Countries of the Great Green Wall (GGW)



Large-scale Ecosystem-based Adaptation in The Gambia: developing a climate-resilient, natural resource-based economy

National Designated Authority

Ministry of Finance and Economic Affairs
Mr. Mustapha Samateh Primary
The Quandrangle, Banjul, Gambia
Phone +2202013703

GCF Team

Chihenyo Kangara
Regional Manager
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Sun Cho
Regional Officer
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Junghwan Yoo
Regional Analyst
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News + Stories

GCF partners with FAO on two major climate-resilience projects in Benin and the Gambia

21 Jul 2022 / GCF and FAO have signed an agreement for $60 million in funding for two new major projects that will improve climate-resilience in Benin and the Gambia. These cross-cutting mitigation and adaptation projects were approved at the most recent GCF Board meeting in Incheon, South Korea. GCF will provide over USD 35 million in funding for both projects.

Forests: A cause of climate concern, and hope

15 Aug 2018 / You don’t know what you’ve got until it’s gone.

Forests: A cause of climate concern, and hope

14 Aug 2018 / You don’t know what you’ve got until it’s gone.

GCF, UN Environment launch project to fortify the Gambia against droughts, floods

24 Jan 2018 / The Gambia's Minister of Environment, Climate Change and Natural Resources Lamin Dibba said a GCF-funded adaptation project launched on Tuesday will provide benefits across all of this West African country.

GCF transfers funds to UN Environment for Ecosystem Based Adaptation project in the Gambia

15 Nov 2017 / GCF has transferred the first tranche of climate funds to improve ecosystems-based adaptation in the Gambia.