The main objective of the project is to reduce climate vulnerability of local communities in the project areas through participatory planning, community based management, and integration of livelihood with coastal afforestation and reforestation.
Specific project objectives are;
- To improve adaptation capacity of local communities through climate resilient enhanced livelihood options and species diversification in coastal greenbelt
- To strengthen co-management and community ownership of forestry based adaptation and climate risk reduction programs
- To protect community livelihood assets in the project sites from extreme climate events through effective early warning and preparedness measures