Burkina Faso UNDP Project Document (March 2009)

The Project Document, from March 2009, gives detailed information on the Strengthening Adaptation Capacities and Reducing the Vulnerability to Climate Change in Burkina Faso project. The ProDoc includes a Situation Analysis, with the Global, National and Regional Context, Climate Change Context, Past and Ongoing Activities in the country, Related Donor Assistance, and a Barrier Analysis. Also included is the Project Strategy, Operational Approach, Results and Resources Framework, Budget and Annual Work Plan, Management Arrangements and Coordination Structures, the Monitoring Framework and Evaluation and the Legal Context.

The National Adaptation Programme of Action (NAPA) for Burkina Faso identified priority and urgent measures to take in response to challenges to food and water security posed by climate change. This project addresses four of the twelve measures identified in the NAPA. Interventions will take place at community, regional and national levels, and will address, in an integrated manner, the agriculture, livestock, water and agro-forestry sectors.