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Combating desertification and climate change in Burkina Faso

Combating desertification and climate change in Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso is the first country to benefit from a climate change focused grant (to the tune of EURO 838,000) by the African Water Facility (AWF), after AWF’s call for proposals launched in September 2014.

Categories: Burkina, Climate change adaptation, Project preparation

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AWF supports a Niger Basin infrastructure program to strengthen climate change resilience and improve food security

AWF supports a Niger Basin infrastructure program to strengthen climate change resilience and improve food security

(French Only) The African Water Facility is providing a grant of € 960,000 to the Niger Basin Authority (NBA), to help curb the widespread degradation of natural resources caused by climate change, raise agricultural production and improve the resilience of populations.

Categories: Burkina, Benin, Cameroon, Ivory Coast, Guinea, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Environmental protection, Climate change adaptation, Agricultural water management

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Burkina Faso Roundtable

Donor Roundtable in Ouagadougou to Support Peri-urban Sanitation Project

Representatives of various local, regional and international development agencies and from different levels of Government met in Ouagadougou to discuss the funding of a sanitation project in the peri-urban areas of Ouagadougou,...

Categories: Burkina, Sanitation and hygiene

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Burkina Faso New Donor

Burkina Faso Becomes a Donor of the African Water Facility

Burkina Faso became a donor of the AWF earlier this year when contributing €80,000 to support the Facility, which it pledged at theConference on Partnership for Strengthening Water Security in Africa, held in the context of the...

Categories: Burkina

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