Benin

Active Grants: 4

GDP (current US$): 9.27 billion (2017)

Population: 11.18 million (2017)

Major Partners

UNDP; Bhutan Department of Disaster Management

INFORM Risk Rating: 4.1

Risk data from INFORM, a global open-source risk assessment for humanitarian crises and disasters, uses a scale from 0-10, with 10 as the highest level of risk.

Primary Hazards

For additional information on the natural hazard risk profile, visit ThinkHazard.

Context

GFDRR supports activities to strengthen disaster and climate resilience in this country. Additional information forthcoming.

Grants Awarded by GFDRR 2007 - Present

World Bank Engagements 2012 – Present

Project Description
Agricultural Productivity and Diversification Additional Financing
$45 million | Start date: 04/2017 (Ongoing)

The Project Development Objective is to restore and improve productivity and value addition for selected value chains in the Recipients’ territory.