FAO and the GEF

Partnering for Sustainable Agriculture and the Environment

Community-Based Sustainable Dryland Forest Management

To improve community based management of dryland forests in Gambia, reduce forest degradation and improve local livelihoods by strengthening policy and institutional capacity for sustainable dryland forest management.


Executing Agencies: Department of Forestry, Ministry of Forestry and the Environment

GEF ID: 5406
FAO ID: 620178
Focal Area: Land Degradation
Funding source (Trust Fund): GEF Trust Fund
FAO Regions: Africa
Location: Gambia
GEF Period: GEF - 5
Project Symbol: GCP /GAM/031/GFF
Project Cycle Status: Operationally Active
Project Type: Full Size
Co-financing amount: 12,718,100
GEF Grant amount: 3,066,347
Agency fee: 291,303
From: 01/06/2016
To: 31/05/2021