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Detail of GEF Project #18

GEF Project ID18
IBRD PO ID59868
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameLewa Wildlife Conservancy
CountryKenya
RegionAfrica
Focal AreaBiodiversity
Operational Program1; 3
PDF-A Approval Date1998-11-11
Approval Date1999-07-19
GEF Agency Approval Date2000-03-22
Project Completion Date2004-06-30
Project StatusProject Closure
Executing AgencyLewa Wildlife Conservancy
DescriptionStrengthen long term sustainability of the Lewa Wildlife Conservancy (LWC) managed for the benefit of endangered wildlife/habitats and support of community based conservation and income generation.
Implementation StatusAdditional seven community wildlife conservation areas have been established. Infrastructure (roads and airstrips) have completed. Community groups establishment and registration has been completed and action plans drawn. Research on wildlife dynamics and habitat monitoring is currently going on. These activities are in agreement with the objective of extending coverage of land managed for wildlife conservation as well as habitat monitoring.
PDF A Amount
25,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
725,000 USD
GEF Grant
750,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
3,193,000 USD
Project Cost
3,943,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
146,000 USD
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