The EbAEDP is one of the main community investments under the GCF VCP that provides direct assistance to Households (HHs), Community-based Organizations (CBOs), Non-governmental Organizations (NGOs) and businesses/Existing Enterprises (EEs) in the VRCA. While the program and its beneficiaries have experienced several challenges since it began in 2018, there have also been many pertinent and positive outcomes of the grant assistance to the VRCA communities.
How the GCF Vaisigano Catchment Project in Samoa is giving people more than just wages
The Samoan proverb in the story title derives directly from the Vaisigano, the largest river on the island of Upolu, and considered as one of the main rivers in Samoa due to its length and reach.
Samoa’s capital, Apia, is located in one of the country’s most low-lying areas along the coast. Naturally, this makes it highly vulnerable to flooding, an issue that has long been the bane of the capital’s