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Detail of GEF Project #155

GEF Project ID155
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameNational Biodiversity Strategy, Action Plan and First National Report to the CBD
CountryGambia
RegionAfrica
Focal AreaBiodiversity
Operational ProgramEA
Approval Date1996-10-17
GEF Agency Approval Date1996-09-01
Project Completion Date2005-12-31
Project StatusProject Closure
GEF AgencyUNEP
Executing AgencyMinistry of Agriculture and Natural Resources
DescriptionThe aim of the project is to assist the country with the ability to formulate and manage sectoral and cross-sectoral programmes to meet the objectives of the Convention on Biological Diversity through a cost effective approach within the context of national sustainable development efforts, and to report to the Convention on progress achieved in implementing agreed commitments. The activities stipulated in this project thus focus specifically on implementing Article 6 of the CBD and on the preparation of the first national report pursuant to Article 26 of the CBD, which were highlighted as programme priorities by the second meeting of the COP in its Decisions II/7 and II/17.
Implementation StatusProject Completed
GEF Project Grant
243,000 USD
GEF Grant
243,000 USD
Project Cost
243,000 USD
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