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MULTINATIONAL (Eritrea, Ethiopia, Somalia, Sudan) - Drought Resilience and Sustainable Program In the Horn of Africa - DRSLP - Approved - 12 2014
The Drought Resilience and Sustainable Livelihoods Program -Project II is the second intervention ina long term Bank Programme to build communities’ resilience to drought and Climate Change,improve their livelihood and promote regional integration in the Horn of Africa. Project II aims to scale up the Program interventions in Ethiopia and extend it to Eritrea, Somalia and Sudan. The Project is expected to develop infrastructures for i) water mobilisation and management, and ii) livestock production, health and marketing. It will also build the capacity of the populations and Governments of the region to better cope with the effects of climate change, resources scarcity and conflicts related to resources utilisation. The Project will be implemented in a period of 5 years and its total cost is UA 81.667 million, of which UA 74.982 million is paid by the Bank and the remaining being the respective governments’ counterpart contributions.