​LPAC meeting on new CCED project

25 Aug 2013

image​LPAC meeting on new CCED project. Photo: UNDP Bangladesh.

A Local Project Appraisal Committee (LPAC) Meeting on “Integrating Community Based Adaptation into Afforestation and Reforestation Programmes in Bangladesh” Project was held on August 25, 2013 at the 19th Floor Conference Room in IDB Bhaban. The meeting was chaired by Ms. Pauline Tamesis, Country Director of UNDP.

Representatives from the GoB, Development Partners, NGOs and UNDP officials attended the meeting. The key agenda was to review and appraise the project proposal for final submission to the financing authority – Least Developed Countries Fund (LDCF) of Global Environment Facility (GEF). With an estimated budget of USD 5.65 million, the project will focus on enhancing resilience of targeted households in 7 upazilas of Bhola, Noakhali, Borguna and Patuakhali districts.