Piloting Community Driven Climate Resilience Building

October 2014 – June 2016
Benishangul Gumuz (Sedal Woreda)
Civil Society Support Program (CSSP) through Christian Aid

The project is being implemented in partnership with Christian Aid Ethiopia (CA-E), as a lead organization and responsible for the overall coordination, Assosa Environmental Protection Association (AEPA) and Education for Development Association (EFDA). It is FfE’s first project on the ground and is expected to prove the feasibility of the strategy for linking advocacy activities to implementation of projects on the ground.



  • to support, identify the hardest to reach women and men in Guba and Menge woredas and put into practice their own innovative and creative solutions for increasing their resilience to climate change in their daily lives
  • to facilitate the hardest to reach women and men in Guba and Menge woredas to learn from techniques and learning this has been generated from other comparable contexts – within and beyond Ethiopia
  • to promote practical learning, innovation, and exchange and capacity development between farmers
  • to generate and communicate learning about ‘what works’ at the most local level

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