The Gambia

Region: Africa
  • Duration: July 2021 - June 2023
    Budget: US$2,210,926 (UNTFHS: $1,110,938; Pooled Funding: $1,099,988)​
    Implementing Agencies: UNFPA, ITC and UNRCO​

    The programme aims to strengthen capacities of the local authorities and communities towards creating an environment to safeguard the economic and social rights of vulnerable groups whose livelihoods have been negatively impacted by climate change and the Senegambia Bridge, while activating new opportunities that emerge along the Trans Gambia corridor.  


  • A boy is smiling as he jumps into the water, while several boys are cheering him on.

    Duration: July 2003 - March 2008
    Budget: US$1,335,000
    Implementing Agencies: DESA

    To reduce rural poverty through integrated and decentralised management of water and energy services, the programme aimed to provide increased access to reliable, affordable and sustainable water and energy services to vulnerable communities