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2018

West Africa Coastal Areas Program (WACA) – Senegal

Sénégal

Titre : West Africa Coastal Areas Program (WACA) – Senegal

The aim of the project is to strengthen the climate resilience of the targeted communities and areas in coastal West Africa.

Pays : Senegal

Date : Project period : 2018-2023

Ref : NDF C107

Objectif
The general objective of the West Africa Coastal Areas Program (WACA) is to strengthen the resilience of the targeted communities and areas in coastal West Africa. The objective of the NDF funding is to improve climate resilience in coastal regions of Benin and Senegal. Another objective is to strengthen regional climate change cooperation through the WACA Platform to allow regional integration and joint action, test innovative financial instruments, and where relevant involve the private sector.

Présentation
In Senegal : * Establishment and operationalisation of a National Coastal Observatory in Senegal.* Operationalising and strengthening the geographical information system. * Upgrading and strengthening the early warning system.

Partenaire (s) Agency : the World Bank

Financing : The total project cost estimate is EUR 197.2 million. NDF is providing EUR 4.0 million in loan to Benin, EUR 4.0 million in loan to Senegal and EUR 5.1 million in grant to the West Africa region, while IDA provides approximately EUR 161.3 million

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