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Detail of GEF Project #361

GEF Project ID361
UNDP PMIS ID581
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameAction for a Sustainable Amazonia
CountryRegional
RegionLatin America and Caribbean
Focal AreaBiodiversity
Operational Program3
Approval Date1995-10-01
Project Cancellation Date2001-05-30
Project StatusCancelled
GEF AgencyUNDP
Executing AgencyPro Tempore Secretariat of the Amazon Cooperation Treaty, UNDP, UNOPS
DescriptionThe project's principal objective is to promote the formulation and application of policies that incorporate biodiversity conservation values and principles into sectoral development planning and reform. This will be achieved through the identification and provision of alternative production practices for agro-forestry and and extractive sectors, valuation of biological goods and services for assessing planning and investment priorities, consensus building activities with decision-makers and civil society for policy and regulatory review. Project activities will provide critical information for decision makers and private sectors. The project will also strengthen and expand a broad network of stakeholders whose enhanced capacities will provide the basis for future collaboration in ecosystem management and conservation.
Implementation StatusProject formulation underway.
GEF Project Grant
3,850,000 USD
GEF Grant
3,850,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
700,000 USD
Project Cost
4,550,000 USD
Project Documents

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