Project ID 213INT2004

The general objective of the project is to Increase resilience to climatic variability and change, and enhance water security of coastal populations through improved sustainability of services provided by coastal aquifers and by groundwater related coastal habitats. The project funded by GEF through UNEP benefits the following countries Albania, Algeria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Egypt, Lebanon, Libya, Montenegro, Morocco and Tunisia.

  • On-going

USD 2,825,000

Total Project Budget

USD 485,719

Total Incurred Expenditures


Start Date 2021.01.11
End Date 2025.07.17
Benchmark as of 2023.06.30

Geographical Scope and Beneficiaries

Country Allocation

Financial plan

Type of Funding Uses of Funding Sources of Funding Project Budget (USD) Incurred Expenditures (USD)
Voluntary Contribution - Tightly Earmarked Natural sciences United Nations Environment Programme 2,825,000 485,719

Project contributes to

Contribution to UNESCO Results Framework 2022-2025
Sector: Natural sciences
Outcome 3 - Enhance knowledge for climate action, biodiversity, water and ocean management, and disaster risk reduction Output: 3.SC2 - Water science, innovation, education, management, cooperation and governance bolstered for a water secure world in a changing environment
Contribution to Sustainable Development Goals
  • 100%
UNESCO Global Priorities and Priority Groups
  • Gender Equality | 10%
  • Priority Africa | 47%