P-BF-AAD-004

Project Details
ID: P-BF-AAD-004 Name: PREPARATION PPG PGFC/REDD+ FIP BURKINA Status: Closed Country: Burkina Faso
Sector: Agriculture Approval date: 22-Mar-2013 Task Manager: GARBA Louali, AHAI2
Total cost: 333160
Currency: UAC
Source(s) of financing
Cofinanced: 333162.31
Implementing Agency: DIRECTION GENERALE DES EAUX ET FORETS Location: Burkina Faso

Benefits

The main objective of the Project Preparation Grant is to finance the updating of the forest management plans, the elaboration of an action plan for the Measuring, Reporting, Verification (MRV) system development and the updating of the forest management tools in the context of the REDD+.

Rational

The Forest Investment Program (FIP), a targeted program of the Strategic Climate Fund, aims at supporting countries to reduce deforestation and forest degradation and to promote sustainable forest management that leads to emission reductions and the protection of carbon reservoirs. In November 2012, the FIP Sub-Committee approved a request from the Government of the Democratic Republic of Congo for a USD 0.5 million Project Preparation Grant to assist the country in preparing the "Participatory Management of State Forests Project (PGPFC/REDD+)". The Project Preparation Grant is to be administered through the African Development Bank, in accordance with the Financial Procedures Agreement, signed between the Bank and the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development, following authorization given by the Board of Directors in September 2010. The main objective of the Project Preparation Grant is to finance the updating of the forest management plans, the elaboration of an action plan for the Measuring, Reporting, Verification (MRV) system development and the updating of the forest management tools in the context of the REDD+.