Loading.....

Detail of GEF Project #118

GEF Project ID118
IBRD PO ID42056
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameSustainable and Participatory Energy Management
CountrySenegal
RegionAfrica
Focal AreaClimate Change
Operational ProgramSTRM
PDF-B Approval Date1996-04-01
Approval Date1996-04-01
CEO Endorsement Date1997-05-23
GEF Agency Approval Date1997-06-12
Project Completion Date2004-12-31
Project StatusProject Closure
GEF AgencyWorld Bank
Executing AgencyMinistry of Environment and Protection of Nature; Ministry of Industry and Energy
DescriptionParticipatory, community-forest sustainable management systems in a 300,000 ha zone surrounding Niokolo-Koba National Park will be phased in over a 7-year period with the primary objectives of carbon sequestration and local income enhancement, and secondary biodiversity conservation benefits. A parallel, demand management and fuel substitution component, to be executed with the private sector and NGOs, will promote substitution of kerosene and liquid petroleum gas for charcoal, and will disseminate efficient charcoal stoves.
Implementation StatusProject activities are at a turning point. The aerial photography has been completed and the contract for the most important activity of the project --the inventory of forest resources-- has just been awarded. Field activities are underway to complete the inventory of 300,000 hectares. Overall, the project's performance continues on track with disbursements improved considerably during this year.
PDF B Amount
70,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
4,700,000 USD
GEF Grant
4,770,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
15,200,000 USD
Project Cost
19,970,000 USD
GEF Project (CEO Endo.)
4,700,000 USD
Cofinancing Total (CEO Endo.)
15,200,000 USD
Project Cost (CEO Endo.)
19,970,000 USD
Project Documents

Related Links: Country Profile | Project Search