The project intends to put additional 20,000 acres under irrigation in Wajir and Mandera counties within five (5) years and to ultimately contribute to the achievement of the target of 1 million acres under irrigation by 2030 across the country. It aims at supporting institutional capacity in interventions addressing the impacts of climate change by supporting local approaches to climate change adaptation and enhancing resilience in the priority areas of water and food security, river erosion, and sustainable energy.

The planned main project activities includes Construction and lining of water pans, Installation of drip irrigation systems and greenhouses, supply of storage tanks and pumps.