Cabo Verde

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Country Initiatives Details

Canadian Climate Adaptation Facility: Building Adaptive Capacity and Resilience to Climate Change in the Water Sector in Cape Verde

Canada’s Total Contribution: $1,980,000

Targeted Countries: Cabo Verde

Funding Period: 2012/2013

Delivery Partner(s):

Description

The $16.5 million Canadian Climate Adaptation Facility at the United Nations Development Program provided support to building adaptive capacity and resilience to climate change in the water sector in Cape Verde.

Results/Expected Outcomes

This project is expected to enhance the impact of hydroponics and value-added climate resilient agriculture production, as well as provide training to local farmers on climate resilient horticultural production techniques in farmer training schools. Preparatory work has been ongoing and activities are expected to start yearly in 2014.
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