Multinational - Institutional Support to the Liptako-Gourma Authority

Project Summary

Approval Date 08 Dec 2004
Signature Date 27 Dec 2004
Planned Completion Date 31 Dec 2008
Last Disbursement Planned Date 31 Dec 2008
Sovereign / Non-Sovereign Sovereign
Sector Multi-Sector
DAC Sector Code 11330
Environmental Category 3
Commitment U.A 1,590,000
Status Completion

Project General Description

The project is part of ALG’s priority programme. It is in keeping with the strategic context of the Poverty Reduction Strategy Papers (PRSP) of the three member countries for which poverty reduction for a better well-being is the objective of the governmental strategies. The project is justifiable in that it is a priority for building ALG’s technical and human capacity with the purpose of promoting economic and social development in this region common to the three member countries. Provision has been made under the project to: i) provide ALG with five technical assistants in the fields of water resources, renewable energy, earth roads, mixed farming and the Geographic Information System; ii ) technical capacity building with the procurement of equipment and extension of the information technology network; procurement of technical and office equipment; rehabilitation and strengthening of technical systems (electric, computer, security), rehabilitation and strengthening of the documentation centre and training of professional staff; iii) building human resource capacity with the implementation of the staff training programme. The implementation of the project will extend over a period of 24 months for a total cost, excluding taxes and customs duties, estimated at UA 1.69 million.

Project Objectives

The project’s sectoral objective to help put in place development plans and programmes in the water resources, energy and transport sectors of the Liptako-Gourma Region with a view to reducing poverty in the region. Its specific objective is to build ALG’s human and technical capacity so as to improve its performance in the project cycle activities and enable it to attain the objectives that it was set for the economic and social development and better living conditions of the region.


The project will benefit the entire Liptako-Gourma Region.

Participating Organization

African Development Fund


IATI identifier 46002-P-Z1-KZ0-007
Last Update 02 Dec 2022


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Geographic Location

Country Multinational
Coordinates Location Name
12.0833 0.5 Province du Gourma
13.7 0.5 Liptako