The program creates an opportunity for local communities to demonstrate ownership of processes and initiatives to address local environmental challenges that usually have implications for their livelihoods.
Mr. Raymond Babanawo
GEF Operational Focal Point
Ministry of Environment, Science and Technology
Country Programme Snapshot

1993 Start Date

270 # of Projects

US$ 6,207,402 Total Grant Amount

US$ 4,160,363 Total cash Co-Financing

US$ 4,264,805 Total In-Kind Co-Financing

Country Portfolio by Area of Work

Climate Change Mitigation
Community Based Adaptation
International Waters
Land Degradation


Mr. George Ortsin
National Coordinator
Phone:+ 233-302-227323
Fax:+ 233-302-779970
UNDP, Global Environment Facility Small Grants Programme P.O. Box 1423,Accra, Greater Accra233-302