In Samoa, Vaisigano River Wall protects local residents during flooding event on December 18 2020

The Vaisigano River Wall, built under the GEF-funded Economy Wide Adaptation to Climate Change (EWACC) Project and continued with GCF funding, has proven to be a lifesaver for hundreds of residents in the area. This was especially highlighted during the recent floods that inundated most of the surrounding areas.