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Detail of GEF Project #1092

GEF Project ID1092
IBRD PO ID75219
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameIntegrated Ecosystem Management in Indigenous Communities
CountryRegional
RegionLatin America and Caribbean
Focal AreaBiodiversity
Operational Program3; 4
Pipeline Entry Date2001-05-14
PDF-B Approval Date2002-04-15
PDF-B(Supplemental Approval Date2002-04-15
Approval Date2004-05-21
CEO Endorsement Date2004-11-12
GEF Agency Approval Date2004-12-16
Project Completion Date2011-06-12
Project StatusProject Completion
Executing AgencyCentral American Indigenous and Peasant Coordination Association for Community Agroforestry (ACICAFOC) and the Central American Commission on the Environment and Development (CCAD)
DescriptionThe overall goal of the GEF alternative is to support an emerging network of indigenous communities engaged in integrated ecosystem management in the Central American region. This would enhance the sustainability of human-managed systems that have been evolving for centuries in Central America, conserving high levels of biodiversity, but that are under increasing threat. The building of community networks across the region would create links between communities with established best practice examples of IEM and those with comparable environmental characteristics and similar potential for IEM. The long-term outcome would be that successful and proven regional models are effectively adopted in local and national initiatives, including World Bank and IDB-assisted projects, and that a common vision emerges among indigenous communities on how best to manage their traditional resources.
Implementation StatusIn execution (started September 2005)
PDF B Amount
350,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
9,000,000 USD
GEF Grant
9,700,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
39,885,000 USD
Project Cost
49,585,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
1,016,250 USD
GEF Project (CEO Endo.)
9,000,000 USD
Cofinancing Total (CEO Endo.)
39,885,000 USD
Project Cost (CEO Endo.)
49,585,000 USD
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