Before SGP, our principal sources of livelihood were selling firewood or leaving our families to find unskilled work in Chiclayo [the state capital]. I began to wonder what would happen once there were no more trees, and I began to worry.
Mr. Don Emilio
Beneficiary, Peasant Extension Agent, Jayanca, Lambayeque, Peru
Country Programme Snapshot

1996 Start Date

277 # of Projects

US$ 9,076,065 Total Grant Amount

US$ 1,315,129 Total cash Co-Financing

US$ 5,510,401 Total In-Kind Co-Financing

Country Portfolio by Area of Work

Climate Change Mitigation
Land Degradation