Community-Based Adaptation to Climate Change through Coastal Afforestation in Bangladesh - Barguna and Patuakhali (Western Region)

DATE OF ENTRY

22 February 2011

PROJECT STATUS

On-Going

LATITUDE / LONGTITUDE

22.1579 / 90.1144

Funding Organisation

Least Developed Countries Fund (LDCF)

Implementing Organisation

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Bangkok
Ministry of Environment & Forests 

The goal of the project is to reduce vulnerability of coastal communities to the impacts of climate change and variability. This is sought to be done by improving the resilience of coastal populations, settlements, and ecosystems in areas exposed to coastal hazards. Read more: Adaptation Learning Mechanism : http://www.adaptationlearning.net/community-based-adaptation-climate-cha... Duration:

May, 2009 - February, 2013 Contact:
Mr. Gernot Laganda, Regional Technical Advisor, Regional Centre
Mr. Aminul Islam, UNDP Country Counterpart, Bangladesh

Funding Organisation: 

Least Developed Countries Fund (LDCF)

Implementing Organisation: 

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Bangkok
Ministry of Environment & Forests 

Contact Details

Project Type: 
Inter-Governmental