Developing Capacity in Climate Risk Management for Gambia

Client – UNDP/GEF LDC-F/Gambia National Environment Agency

Focused on Sea and River Disaster Risk Management. This project included audit and gap analysis of national and regional level legislation and policy; review/redrafting of refreshed ‘climate proof’ national policy; training of public servants in integrating climate change projections into operational decision-making. Also training senior regional public servants in disaster risk management, technical review of national working group terms of reference. Finally institutional needs analysis and – in partnership with Sayers and Partners – the preparation of Technical Guidance on Adapting coastal Infrastructure to Climate Change.