We have been using cow dung as fuel since it was the most affordable and accessible in our neighbourhood. We were suffering from the smoke and it affected our health. Use of solar energy will improve the quality of our lives.

Adey Asli Berhane
85 years old
Woman of Qnafna region
Country Programme Snapshot

2009 Start Date

35 # of Projects

US$ 1,627,900 Total Grant Amount

US$ 433,883 Total cash Co-Financing

US$ 2,416,042 Total In-Kind Co-Financing

Country Portfolio by Area of Work

Climate Change Mitigation
Community Based Adaptation
Land Degradation