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

264 # of Projects

US$ 6,401,717 Total Grant Amount

US$ 5,059,863 Total cash Co-Financing

US$ 5,535,655 Total In-Kind Co-Financing

Country Portfolio by Area of Work

Capacity Development
Chemicals and Waste
Climate Change
International Waters
Land Degradation
Multifocal area
* Quality Assured Data from SGP’s Annual Monitoring Process as of June 30, 2021.


Dr. George Ortsin
National Coordinator
Phone:+ 233-242-977980
Ms. Lois Sarpong
Programme Assistant
Phone: +233 505740909
UNDP, Global Environment Facility Small Grants Programme P.O. Box 1423,Accra, Greater Accra233-302