Strengthening climate resilience of agricultural livelihoods in Agro-Ecological Regions I and II in Zambia

Lead country


Participating countries


Project status

Under implementation

Implementing period

From November 6, 2018 to July 12, 2026

SDGs addressed by this project

SDG targets

  1. 13.2 Integrate climate change into national policies, planning
  2. 13.3 Improve learning, capacity on climate change measures

Project ID: 5858

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Technical team

  • Climate Change Adaptation Programme

Technical area(s)

  • Cross-sectoral climate resilient livelihoods
  • Fostering Food Security and resilient agricultural systems


  • Human altered areas


  • Rural areas

Transformed sector(s)

  • Agriculture

UNDP role(s)

  • Capacity development / Technical assistance
  • Institutional mechanism and system building
  • Normative support


  • Food and agricultural commodities
  • Capacity building
  • Monitor inventory

Social inclusion

  • Women
  • Smallholder farmers
  • Local community/CSOs

Gender equality


Gender result effectiveness scale



  • People pathway

Risk reduction target(s)

  • Improve resilience

SDG target(s)

  • 13.2 Integrate climate change into national policies, planning
  • 13.3 Improve learning, capacity on climate change measures

Conventions and protocols


Private sector(s)


Hot topic

  • Food and agricultural commodities strategy
  • Poverty reduction

Project objectives

A1.0 Increased resilience and enhanced livelihoods of the most vulnerable people, communities and regions; A2.0 Increased resilience of health and well-being, and food and water security.

USD $32,000,000

Grant amount

USD $105,269,000

Leveraged amount (co-financing)


Source(s) of fund

Sources of fund


  • Green Climate Fund Common ($32,000,000)

Implementing partner(s)

  • Ministry of Agriculture

Project metrics

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