Enabling Activities for the Preparation of Initial National Communications Related to the UNFCC

The project evaluated has been implemented internally by the UNEP Task Manager for Climate Change Enabling Activities, currently located in the Division of Policy Development and Law and externally by the Directorate of Environment and Rural Infrastructure at the Ministry of Rural Development and Environment of Mauritania with the support of the Global Environmental Facility (GEF). This project provided financial assistance to Mauritania to prepare the greenhouse gas inventory, identify and assess mitigation options, develop a comprehensive vulnerability assessment of various sectors, identify adaptation options for the first stage, build capacity to integrate climate change concerns into planning, ensure public awareness and provide other relevant information required to achieve the broad objectives of the Convention.

Thematic Cluster: 

Enabling/ empowering activities/ capacity building (government)

Theme of Evaluation: 

Enabling Activities

GEF Funding: 

Yes

Level of Evaluation: 

Country

Region: 

Subsaharan Africa

Type of Evaluation: 

Final Evaluation

Country: 

Mauritania

Institution: 

UNEP

Evaluation Author: 

Evaluation and Oversight Unit - Oumar FALL

Year of Evaluation: 

2001