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Burkina Faso
Western Africa
Title
Capacity building for Burkina Faso’s transparency system for climate change mitigation and adaptation
Objective

Develop Burkina Faso’s institutional and human capacities to meet reporting requirements of the enhanced transparency framework of the Paris Agreement especially for the priority sectors of AFOLU and waste

 

GEF project grant
USD 1.180.000
Concept approval
Project document approval
Start date
End date
Implementing agencies

Project outcomes

Institutional arrangements for climate transparency are strengthened to support the long-term strategy on climate transparency

Burkina Faso tracks and reports progress of the NDC and NAP, including public and private investments, especially in AFOLU and Waste sectors

Stakeholders

Ministry of Environment, Green Economy and Climate Change, Permanent Secreatariat of National Council of Sustainable Development

Ministry of Energy and Mining - General Directorate for Energy Efficiency / General Directorate for Renewable Energies

Ministry of Transport

Ministry of Women, National Solidarity and the Family - Permanent Secretariat of National Council for Promotion of Gender

Municipalities (urban local governments) of Ouagadougou, Bobo-Dioulasso and Koudougou

Women Environmental Program (WEP)

Burkina Faso Chamber of Commerce

National Environmental Information Management Programe (PNGIM)

Burkina Faso Association of Women Scientists (AFSCI-B)

Association of Women Jurists of Burkina Faso (AFJB)

Women and Environment Network of Burkina Faso (REFEN-BF)

Assocation for the Promotion of Women and Children in the Sahel

Nabonswende Women's Group of Ouagadougou

Association of wood-energy retailers in Ouagadougou (Women Association)

TIN-HINANE Women Association

Association of Women Forester of Burkina Faso

Ministry of Water

Ministry of Agriculture

Ministry of Planning and Development

General Directorate of Meteorology

General Directorate of Sectoral Studies and Statistics

National Institute for Statistics and Information (INEI)

Ministry of Animal Resource

Ministry of Research

Coalition of Civil Society Organizations on Climate Change

Forestry Investment Project

National Coordination of Youth Organization on Climate Change

Coordination of association on REDD+

Laboratory of Mathematics and Analysis

2IE International Nonprofit Association

University of Ouagadougou

Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS)

African Centre of Meteorological Application for Development (ACMAD)

AGHRYMET

Knowledge Management Approaches

Documentation of data, information and training and sharing 

Documentation and sharing of lessons-learned at the regional and international levels

Participation in the CBIT Global Coordination Platform


Meet the focal point of the project
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Traore Do Etienne

Specialist in climate change and sustainable development. Work for the Ministry of the Environment of Burkina Faso

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Traore Do Etienne
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Indicators on capacity for transparency
Institutional capacity for transparency-related activities
Institutional capacity for transparency-related activities Target (1 - 4) Baseline (1 - 4) Mid-term evaluation (1 - 4) Terminal evaluation (1 - 4)
Qualitative assessment
4
2
pending pending
Quality of MRV Systems
Quality of MRV Systems Target (1 - 10) Baseline (1 - 10) Mid-term evaluation (1 - 10) Terminal evaluation (1 - 10)
National GHG inventory reporting
4
1
pending pending
NDC implementation reporting
3
1
pending pending

Indicators on project results
Indicator
Indicator Target Baseline Source of verification
Number of ministries, municipalities/communes, and other national institutions with strengthened capacities to provide data to the MRV system platform 9 0 Updated NDC and NAP, BUR, NC; GHG inventory, BTR, reports from central database
Qualitative rating of Burkina Faso’s institutional capacity for transparency-related activities 4 (=+2) 2 Key stakeholders’ feedback on the institutional capacity for transparency
% of training participants (Output 1.2) declaring to have a better level of awareness on climate transparency and MRV mechanisms At least 70% 0 Survey to be completed by all training participants at the beginning and the end
Qualitative rating of Burkina Faso’s national GHG inventory reporting system 4 (=+3) 1 Key stakeholders' feedback on the quality / ability of the MRV system
Qualitative rating of Burkina Faso’s NDC implementation reporting and tracking system 3 (=+2) 1 Key stakeholders' feedback on the quality / ability of the national system
% of training participants (Output 2.4) declaring to be in a better position to use the MRV system to track and report progress of the NDC and NAP At least 70% 0% Survey to be completed by all training participants at the beginning and end

Progress
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Status of project outputs and activities
Outcome

1. Institutional arrangements for climate transparency are strengthened to support the long-term strategy on climate transparency

Outputs
Output

1.1 A climate change coordination framework and focal points established to plan, track and report climate actions

Activities or deliverables
Activity or deliverable

1.1.1 Identify key stakeholders, their role and responsibilities in climate transparency with a view to propose a coordination framework

Status
0%
Activity or deliverable

1.1.2 Designate focal points at the level of the member institutions of the coordination framework

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0%
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1.1.3 Develop a decree establishing a framework for coordinating enhancing Transparency in Climate Actions

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0%
Activity or deliverable

Deliverable 1: Focal points appointed (letters of appointment from the different participating institutions)

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0%
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Deliverable 2: Decree creating the transparency coordination framework validated for formal adoption

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0%
Output

1.2 Awareness raising through training on climate transparency, MRV mechanisms and integration of NDC and NAP in policy provided to decision makers from government, civil society and private sector

Activities or deliverables
Activity or deliverable

1.2.1 Prepare materials for the awareness raising, and make these available for further access in a website/platform

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0%
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1.2.2 Organize two sensitization workshops for Government members and parliamentarians on climate transparency, MRV mechanisms and the integration of NDC and NAP into policies

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0%
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1.2.3. Organize four information and awareness-raising workshops for officials of institutions (technical services, private sector, and civil society) on climate transparency and MRV mechanisms

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0%
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Deliverable 3: Training materials and tools

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0%
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Deliverable 4: Reports of training sessions (including gender disaggregated attendance lists) and accessibility of materials in a website

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0%
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Deliverable 5: Survey/questionnaires evaluating the effectiveness of the workshop (gender disaggregated)

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0%
Output

1.3 Climate data sharing protocols developed and adopted

Activities or deliverables
Activity or deliverable

1.3.1 Develop templates for protocols for the operation of climate data sharing

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0%
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1.3.2 Establish a multidisciplinary working group and organize four working sessions to monitor and amend draft climate data sharing protocols

Status
0%
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1.3.3. Organize a protocol validation workshop

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0%
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1.3.4 Organize a protocol signing ceremony with the different stakeholders

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Deliverable 6: Climate data sharing protocol templates developed

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Deliverable 7: Climate data sharing protocols signed

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Output

1.4 Long-term strategy on climate transparency designed and adopted

Activities or deliverables
Activity or deliverable

1.4.1 Develop a strategy on climate transparency

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0%
Activity or deliverable

1.4.2 Develop a gender action plan related to climate transparency

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0%
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1.4.3 Develop and implement a communication plan on climate transparency

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0%
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Deliverable 8: Climate transparency strategy document

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0%
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Deliverable 9: Gender Action Plan

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0%
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Deliverable 10: Communication Plan

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0%
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Deliverable 11: Communication materials resulting from the plan

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Outcome

2. Burkina Faso tracks and reports progress of the NDC and NAP, including public and private investments, especially in AFOLU and Waste sectors

Outputs
Output

2.1 An analysis of current monitoring and evaluation practices and gaps developed

Activities or deliverables
Activity or deliverable

2.1.1. Analyse the current practice and system for collecting, processing and disseminating climate data

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0%
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2.1.2. Identify the gaps of the national system compared to the international requirements

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0%
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Deliverable 12: Analytical report on current practices and gaps for collecting, processing and disseminating climate data

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0%
Output

2.2 A domestic MRV system designed, tested and operationalized

Activities or deliverables
Activity or deliverable

2.2.1. Design the MRV system and practices

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0%
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2.2.2. Set up an Interactive MRV Online Platform

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0%
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2.2.3. Test the platform with a sector

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0%
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2.2.4. Evaluate and exchange experience on the testing of the platform, and agree on the expansion of its coverage

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0%
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Deliverable 13: MRV platform designed (detailed specifications issued)

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0%
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Deliverable 14: Platform testing evaluation report

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0%
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Deliverable 15: Domestic MRV system operational (MRV system commissioning report)

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0%
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Delieverable 16: Survey/questionnaire evaluating the effectiveness of the trainings in the new MRV system (gender disaggregated)

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0%
Output

2.3 Methodologies for country-specific emission factors developed for AFOLU and Waste sectors

Activities or deliverables
Activity or deliverable

2.3.1 Establish protocols with universities and research centers on studies/research related to emission factors in the AFOLU and waste sectors

Status
0%
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2.3.2. Develop the methodologies to define emission factors in the AFOLU and waste sectors of selected emitters/sources

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0%
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Deliverable 17: Protocol with universities

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Deliverable 18: Methodology for developing local emissions factors available

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Output

2.4 Training on MRV system provided to network members and stakeholders from civil sociatey and private sector

Activities or deliverables
Activity or deliverable

2.4.1 Conduct a training session for members of the MRV Platform

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0%
Activity or deliverable

2.4.2 Organize two training sessions for local authorities and decentralized technical structures of the concerned sectors on the MRV system

Status
0%
Activity or deliverable

2.4.3 Organize five training sessions for women associations on the MRV system

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0%
Activity or deliverable

Deliverable 19: Training materials

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0%
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Deliverable 20: Report from trainings

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0%
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Deliverable 21: Persons trained attendance list (gender disaggregated)

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0%
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Deliverable 22: Survey/questionnaire evaluating the effectiveness of the training (gender disaggregated)

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0%
Output

2.5 Peer exchange activities for experience sharing implemented

Activities or deliverables
Activity or deliverable

2.5.1 Organize five peer exchange webinars

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0%
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2.5.2 Organize a sub-regional peer exchange workshop in Burkina Faso

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0%
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2.5.3 Actively participate in the CBIT Global Coordination Platform

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0%
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Deliverable 23: Webinars available in public domain

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0%
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Deliverable 24: Workshop proceedings and attendance list (gender disaggregated)

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0%
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Deliverable 25: Inputs from Burkina Faso in the CBIT global platform

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0%
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Deliverable 26: Surveys/questionnaire evaluating the effectiveness of peer exchanges (gender disaggregated)

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Output

2.6 A review of baseline projections of NAP and NDC carried out

Activities or deliverables
Activity or deliverable

2.6.1. Conduct an analysis of the baseline projections of the NDC and NAP, identify inaccuracies and correct these

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Deliverable 27: Analytical report on the baseline projections

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Output

2.7 Methodology to keep track of progress in the implementation of NDCs, NAP and transparency, including specific indicators, developed

Activities or deliverables
Activity or deliverable

2.7.1 Revise NDC and NAP including defining and tracking indicators and targets

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0%
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Deliverables 28: NAP and NDC updated

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Deliverables 29: Indicators and methodologies for tracking

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Output

2.8 Public and private expenditures related to the implementation of Burkina Faso’s NDC and NAP identified and tracked in AFOLU and Waste

Activities or deliverables
Activity or deliverable

2.8.1. Evaluate domestic public and private expenditure related to the implementation of the NAP, the NDC and climate transparency in the sectors of AFOLU and Waste

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0%
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Deliverable 30: Evaluation Report

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0%
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Deliverable 31: Guidelines to evaluate and track expenditures in two sectors

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Level of capacity
  12-2018
Reporting national greenhouse gas inventory
73%
Reporting progress made in implementing NDCs
73%
Reporting on climate change impacts and adaptation
63%
Reporting financial, technology transfer, and capacity-building support needed and received
55%
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Burkina Faso
Western Africa
Ratification of UNFCCC
02 . Sep . 1993
Kyoto Protocol
31 . Mar . 2005
Paris Agreement
11 . Nov . 2016
Population
2017
19,193.00
Thousands
SourceUN Data
GDP per Capita
2015
611.10
current US$
SourceUN Data
Energy Production
2014
123.00
Petajoules
SourceUN Data
Total GHG Emissions per Sector
Year 2007
UNIT GG CO2 Equivalent
SourceUNFCCC
Energy
1,300.50
Industry
303.84
Agriculture
17,962.00
Land Use Change and Forestry
14.66
Waste
846.67
Transparency Information
Submited National Communications 2002 2015
Submitted GHG Inventories 2002
National Climate Policy
Long-term Strategies
Pending