Development cooperation ,27.12.2012

Making agriculture part of the solution to climate change-Building


The project aims at enabling developing countries to better realize the opportunities of climate change mitigation in agriculture while improving food security and increasing resilience of farming systems. The project implementation is divided into five modules: 1) Better knowledge support 2) Increased awareness, participation and partnerships; 3) Strengthened technical consultative processes; 4) developed communities of practices and 5) Development and advice on options. The duration of the project is five years (2010-2014). The target contribution of the component financed by Finland is 6,36 million euros. So far Finland has supported the project with 2,51 million euros.

Funding decision  27.12.2012

1 450 000 €

Objectives monitored by OECD's Development Assistance Committee

  • Climate change - mitigation
  • Aid to environment
  • Climate change - adaptation
  • Participatory development/Good governance

Field of activity

  • Agricultural development 35%
  • Agricultural extension 10%
  • Agricultural alternative development 55%

Funding channel

YK:n elintarvike- ja maatalousjärj



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