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Detail of GEF Project #3126

GEF Project ID3126
UNDP PMIS ID3710
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameEstablishing an Effective and Sustainable Structure for Implementing Multilateral Environmental Agreements
CountryGhana
RegionAfrica
Focal AreaMulti Focal Area
Operational ProgramCB
Strategic ProgramSGP-1
PDF-A Approval Date2006-03-03
Approval Date2008-05-01
Project Completion Date2011-12-01
Project StatusProject Completion
GEF AgencyUNDP
Executing AgencyMinistry of Environment and Science
DescriptionThe project aims to establish the necessary implementation structure for the three Conventions. This includes a National Convention Coordinating Authority and its Secretariat. These will assume the roles and responsibilities of the required committees and secretariats under the three Rio Conventions (for a start) and will have as main tasks: reporting to the Convention Secretariats about the progress made within the thematic fields of the conventions (for which they will ensure monitoring and evaluation activities); awareness-raising of the relevant stakeholders on the convention requirements and their roles and responsibilities; and coordinating the mainstreaming of the outcomes of convention related activities into broader sustainable development policies and programmes. Also, the Authority being proposed will eliminate competition for donor funds and ensure their optimal use.
PDF A Amount
25,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
475,000 USD
GEF Grant
500,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
284,300 USD
Project Cost
784,300 USD
GEF Agency Fees
50,000 USD
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