Selected Projects: Special Issues

Climate Change

Adaptation of agriculture to climate change, Benin

GIZ , 2014 - 2019
Contract Value: € 3,019,156

The project aims at improving adaptation of Benin’s agricultural sector to climate change through sustainable management of natural resources... more

Climate Change

Adaptation to climate change in the West Bank, Occupied Palestinian Territory

GIZ , 2013 - 2018
Contract Value: € 2,398,350

GFA provides technical assistance and advisory services to enhance the capacities within the agricultural sector for an effective and efficient response to climate change impacts... more

Climate Change

Low carbon business action , Brazil

European Union , 2015 - 2018
Contract Value: € 2,998,560

The project's objective is to contribute to sustainable development of Brazilian industries through the adoption of low emission technologies in the energy, transport... more

Climate Change

REDD Forest Program (FORCLIME-FC), Indonesia

KfW , 2011 - 2018
Contract Value: € 5,240,000

GFA supports a forest and climate change program that contributes to the Indonesian climate policyby reducing emissions from deforestation and forest degradation (REDD)... more


Improved Access for the Poor Pregnant Women to Improve Maternal Health Care and HIV-related Services, Phase I + II, Tanzania

KfW , 2010 - 2018
Contract Value: € 3.9 million

The programme was implemented in Mbeya and Tanga regions and consisted of an initial Design phase and a subsequent Implementation Phase. Aims were to reduce maternal and neonatal mortality by providing poor pregnant women... more

Climate Change

Support to reforms - environmental governance, Lebanon

EU , 2014 - 2017
Contract Value: € 4,459,060

Reforming the environmental sector in Lebanon, initiated by this project, has brought environment and climate issues into national focus... more

Climate Change

Biodiversity and climate change in the Mata Atlântica, Brazil

GIZ , 2013 - 2017
Contract Value: € 669,500

Consolidating the selected mosaic of protected areas, the project applies an ecosystem-based approach to climate change mitigation and adaptation in the region of the Atlantic Forest ... more

Climate Change

Set-up of an Integrated Water Management Information System for integrating Climate Change , Zambia

GIZ/EKF , 2013 - 2017
Contract Value: € 1,825,228

GFA supports the newly established Water Resource Management Authority in Zambia to manager water resources at the local and national level... more

Climate Change

Forest & climate protection program, Indonesia

KfW , 2010 - 2017
Contract Value: € 3,434,000

GFA supports the Government of Indonesia in the formulation, implementation and monitoring of its Forest & Climate Protection Program. The program will contribute to the implementation of Indonesia’s climate policy... more


Green Innovation Centres (SEWOH Initiative) - Component Market Information System (ProCIV Volet 3), Togo

GIZ , 2015 - 2017
Contract Value: € 1.2 million

The objective of the SEWOH Green Innovation Centres Programme in Togo (ProCIV) is the support of innovative approaches and techniques in the agriculture and food sector. The programme focuses on the value chains peanut... more

Climate Change

Climate Protection through Avoided Deforestation (CliPAD) , Laos

KfW , 2011 - 2017
Contract Value: € 2,550,000

The aim is to demonstrate the technical and economical feasibility of pro-poor REDD approaches in one National Protected Area (NPA)... more


Support to the implementation of the Promotion of Certified Forest Exploitation Programme, Congo

KfW , 2012 - 2017
Contract Value: € 2.36 million

The “Promotion of Certified Forest Exploitation Programme” intends to support COMIFAC in implementing its convergence plan for better management and forest conservation in Central Africa... more

Food & Nutrition Policies

Food and nutrition security, enhanced resilience, Cambodia

GIZ , 2015 - 2017
Contract Value: € 1.66 million

The project "Multisectoral Food and Nutrition Security in Cambodia" is part of the German Government’s global One World – No Hunger Initiative... more

Food & Nutrition Policies

Programme for Food Security (ProSecAl), Togo

GIZ , 2015 - 2017
Contract Value: € 1.7 million

The objective of the Multi-Sectoral Programme for Food Security in Togo (ProSecAl) is to improve the nutrition conditions of children and their mothers in the Region Maritime in Togo... more

Food & Nutrition Policies

Addressing maternal, neonatal and child health nutrition needs for indigenous cultural communities / indigenous peoples (ICC/IPs) and other disadvantaged communities in Mindanao, Philippines

EU , 2012 - 2016
Contract Value: € 3.58 million

The overall objective was to contribute to a significant, sustainable improvement in maternal and child health towards meeting the Millennium Development Goals... more

Climate Change

Carbon map and model project, Congo DR

KfW and WWF , 2013 - 2016
Contract Value: € 310,334

GFA and WWF provide technical support to the Congolese government for shaping its REDD+ Strategy and developing a REDD+ program in the Mai Ndombe Province... more

Climate Change

Support to the implementation of REDD+, Peru

KfW , 2014 - 2015
Contract Value: € 2,527,610

GFA supports the National Environmental Fund in planning and managing the Forest Conservation for a Climate Change Mitigation program... more

Climate Change

Sustainable Consumption and Production (SCP), Indonesia

EU , 2012 - 2015
Contract Value: € 1,770,000

The program aims at strengthening the development and implementation of national policies on Sustainable Consumption and Production (SCP) in Indonesia aligned with the country’s ... more

Climate Change

Sustainable energy financing, Russia

EBRD , 2009 - 2015
Contract Value: € 5,363,000

EBRD created the Sustainable Energy Financing Facility (SEFF) in Russia to support private enterprises in the improvement of EE and the development of RE sources... more


Strengthening the blood supply system, Turkey

EU , 2012 - 2014
Contract Value: € 2.2 million

This project addresses the issues of safe provision and use of blood and blood products. It aims to harmonize Turkey’s practices with European Union legislation. An extensive training-of-trainers program was developed with 105 trainers and multipliers... more


C³ Training in urban development, Nepal

GIZ , 2011 - 2014
Contract Value: € 1.6 million

Within the GIZ program Sub-National Governance, GFA provides advice to the Department for Urban Development and Building Construction with the aim of strengthening the capacity of administrators in six cities... more


C³ Training on market surveillance, Serbia

EU , 2012 - 2014
Contract Value: € 2.4 million

Within the EU accession process, the Serbian market surveillance system must be aligned with the EU system to protect consumers from products posing a serious threat to health and safety... more