Implementing Agency:Special Programmes, Office of the President
Implementing Agency and Partnering Organizations:Ministry of Finance, Government of Kenya
The objective of the KACCAL project is to assist Kenya in adapting to expected changes in climatic conditions that otherwise threaten the sustainability of rural livelihoods in its arid and semi-arid lands.
Objective: To increase the capacity of communities in the selected districts of the ASALs to adapt to climate variability and change.
Outcome 1: Enhanced capacity of national and regional government stakeholders to plan, manage and implement climate change adaptation measures.
Outcome 2: Enhanced capacity of district and local level level stakeholders to plan, manage and implement climate change adaptation measures.
Enhanced communities’ ability to plan, manage and implement climate-related activities. .
Outcome 1: 20 national and regional policy makers are aware of CC impacts and CCA needs in ASAL.
Outcome 2: CCA mainstreamed into 3 District sectoral development plans (Agriculture, Water, Forestry and Wildlife)
Outcome 3: 180 households will benefit directly from the pilot projects (6 community groups); an additional 360 households (12 community groups) to benefit from exchange visits to pilot sites; c. 10,000 households in the pilot areas (75% of households) will benefit from dissemination of adaptation advice.
Project Status:Under Implementation
Primary Beneficiaries:Communities in the selected districts of the Arid and Semi-Arid Lands (ASALs)