Promotion of Energy Efficient Cooking, Heating and Housing Technologies (PEECH)

Project Summary

The project intends to curb the degradation of the NAs and Chitral forest ecosystem, and reduce the CO2 emissions resulting from excessive use of timber and fuel wood for house construction and household energy use. This aim will be achieved through assistance of the local communities to install and adopt energy efficient housing and technological products in improving their built environmental and socio-economic conditions.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Medium-size Project
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
The Aga Khan Planning and Building Service, Pakistan (AKPBS,P),
GEF Period:
GEF - 4
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
25,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
975,000 USD
Co-financing Total
1,488,500 USD
GEF Agency Fees
100,000 USD
Total Cost 2,488,500.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
26 Apr 2004
Preparation Grant Approved
31 Aug 2004
Project Approved for Implementation
15 Oct 2007
Project closed
09 Oct 2014