Africa Hydromet Program – Strengthening Climate Resilience in Sub-Saharan Africa: Burkina Faso Country Project
Strengthening the climate resilience of Burkina Faso by enhancing and optimizing the supply and demand side of climate information systems.
One of the least developed countries in Africa, Burkina Faso is highly vulnerable to weather related hazards, especially floods and droughts. The country is already experiencing the effects of a changing climate and a growing trend of economic and livelihood losses due to weather-related disasters.
This project will address this problem by focusing primarily on strengthening the significantly underdeveloped climate information sector of the country. This is expected to provide positive results for the livelihoods of rural communities, along with increased food security and a reduction in their vulnerability to weather-related hazards.
The project has an estimated lifespan of 5 years.
- Private sector
- Public sector
GCF financing71% disbursed
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|2020 Annual Performance Report for FP074: Africa Hydromet Program – Strengthening Climate Resilience in Sub-Saharan Africa: Burkina Faso Country Project||Annual Performance Report||08 Aug 2021|
|Gender action plan for FP074: Africa Hydromet Program – Strengthening Climate Resilience in Sub-Saharan Africa: Burkina Faso Country Project||Gender action plan||23 May 2018|
|Gender assessment for FP074: Africa Hydromet Program – Strengthening Climate Resilience in Sub-Saharan Africa: Burkina Faso Country Project||Gender assessment||22 May 2018|
|Africa Hydromet Program: Strengthening climate resilience in Sub-Saharan Africa: Burkina Faso country project||Approved funding proposal||27 Mar 2018|
|Environmental and social safeguards (ESS) report for FP074 Africa Hydromet Program: Strengthening climate resilience in Sub- Saharan Africa: Burkina Faso country project||Environmental and Social Safeguards report||31 May 2017|