Country Programme Snapshot

Start Date 2008
# of Projects 78
Total Grant Amount US$ 2,260,000
Total cash Co-Financing US$ 1,301,320
Total In-Kind Co-Financing US$ 1,067,517

Country Portfolio by Area of Work

Climate Change Mitigation
Land Degradation
Country Impact

SGP projects supported , documented and influenced:

  • At local level: 2 decisions on waste management, 6 decisions on establishment and management of village forest areas

SGP impact in figures:

  • Globally significant species protected: 6

  • # areas protected, rehabilitated or sustainably managed: over 5,000ha of globally significant biodiversity and 3,000 ha of forests.

SGP Policy Influence at the Local, Regional or National Level:

  • SGP Project partly influencing planned relocation of encroachers on Soche Mountain
February 2015 - Hivos Social Innovation Award

SGP grantee partner Environmental Industries is the receiver of this national Award. 

Environmental Industries has implemented the GEF SGP funded project MLW/SGP/OP5/Y2/CORE/CH/12/19 .