Development cooperation , 25.04.2012

Making agriculture part of the solution to climate change-Building

Description

MICCA's main goal is to support developing countries in their contribution to mitigation of climate change in agriculture and facilitate their moving towards climate smart agricultural systems, 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 3,91million euros.

Funding decision  25.04.2012

950 000 €

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

Contact

keo-40

Code for the object of funding

81501101

ID

UHA2011-007022

Modified

13.08.2013