March 14

Sierra Leone Receives a $26.8 Million Investment to Strengthen Climate Resilience

By Boris Ngounou

Sierra Leone’s coastal communities, faced with rising sea levels and increasingly violent storms, are receiving crucial support with the announcement on 6 March 2024 of a $26.8 million initiative. The Green Climate Fund (GCF), in collaboration with the government of Sierra Leone and the non-governmental organisation (NGO) Save the Children, is launching an ambitious project to build resilience to the devastating effects of climate change along the coast of this West African country.

Source: Afrik21 (link opens in a new window)

Environment, Investing, WASH
climate change, food security, NGOs, water