Capacity building for Stage II Adaptation to Climate Change (Central America, Mexico and Cuba)

Project Summary

The goal of this pilot project is to enable a significant number of countries through capacity building to prepare for Stage II adaptation in the context of non-Annex I National Communications, as envisaged by Articles 4.1 (b) (d) (e) of the UNFCCC and Decision 2/CP.4. The objectives of the project are to develop an adaptation policy framework and to prepare national adaptation strategies for a few priority sectors that can be integrated into sustainable development plans of the participating countries. The outputs of the project, Stage II adaptation strategies may be used for preparing second National Communications.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
GEF Period:
GEF - 2
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
298,470 USD
GEF Project Grant
3,016,215 USD
Co-financing Total
1,651,400 USD
GEF Agency Fees
327,307 USD
Total Cost 4,966,085.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
09 Apr 2001
Preparation Grant Approved
24 May 2001
Concept Approved
01 Dec 2001
Project Approved for Implementation
20 Aug 2002
Project closed
31 Dec 2007