Micro-credit scheme to weatherproof homes against flooding

Small loans are provided to heads of households to weatherproof their homes after the rainy season. They also get technical assistance to do the required modifications.

Climate Related Risk

Flooding

Form of Option

Economic, Engineering and built environment

Country of Origin

Senegal

Beneficiaries

Households

Implementation

The option has been identified and implemented with no indication that it will continue beyond the context of the project.

Institution / Legal Reach

Change in economic instruments (e.g. subsidies, taxes)