Gambia - Tourism Development Master Plan Study

Project Summary

Approval Date 22 Nov 2000
Signature Date 19 Jan 2001
Planned Completion Date 30 Jun 2007
Last Disbursement Planned Date 30 Jun 2007
Sovereign / Non-Sovereign Sovereign
Sector Industry, Minning & Quarrying
DAC Sector Code 33210
Commitment U.A 518,621.28
Status Completion

Project General Description

The present intervention concerns the Tourism Master Plan Study. The outcome of the study should be a comprehensible and detailed Development Master Plan covering the entire tourism sector of the Gambia. The study comprises three main phases. The first phase involves the preparation of a diagnostic study. The second phase consists of the preparation of a detailed Master Plan Study on all aspects of the sector, and the third comprises the preparation of an action plan for the development of the sector.

Project Objectives

The major objective of the Study is to undertake a thorough review of the tourism industry in The Gambia with a view to formulating suitable policies and strategies for the development of the sector within short, medium- and long-term periods for the planning period of up to 2021.


The main beneficiaries of the study are the administrative authorities and stakeholders in the field of tourism.

Participating Organization

African Development Fund
Government Of Gambia
Department of State for Tourism and Culture


IATI identifier 46002-P-GM-BC0-001
Last Update 02 Feb 2023


Contact Details

Name NGURE Josephine Waithira

Geographic Location

Country Gambia
Coordinates Location Name
13.4527 -16.578 Banjul