Ecovillage Adaptation to Climate Change in Central Tanzania (ECO-ACT)

Ecovillage Adaptation to Climate Change in Central Tanzania (ECO-ACT)

The main objective of the project is to increase the capacity of vulnerable semi-arid rural Tanzanian communities to adapt to the adverse effects of climate change and reduce poverty.

More specifically, the project will roll-out the best practices from Chololo Eco-Village and introduce new innovations based on vulnerability assessment

It will also strengthen the capacity of local government institutions in two districst on climate change adaptation strategies; Establish an effectve knowledge management system for learning and sharing.

Benefitting zone
Tanzania

KEY FACTS

  • Total cost (€)

    1 999 802.00

    EU contracted amount

    1 599 802.00

    Duration

    February 2015 - August 2019

    Implementing organisation

    INSTITUTE OF RURAL DEVELOPMENT PLANNING

    Funding instrument

    DCI - Environment and sustainable management of natural resources including energy