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Country-At-A-Glance

Samoa is a member of a constituency comprised of the following countries: Cook Islands, Fiji, Indonesia, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Nauru, Niue, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Timor Leste, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu

Total Funding Received

Trust Fund Project Type Number of Projects Total Financing Total Co-Financing
GEF Trust Fund National 13 $17,677,633 $91,057,348
Regional/Global 32 $223,025,289 $1,107,600,965
NPIF Regional/Global 1 $1,762,557 $1,234,000
Least Developed Countries Fund National 5 $18,872,936 $111,938,500
Special Climate Change Fund Regional/Global 1 $13,125,000 $44,503,799

STAR GEF-8 Allocation and Utilization (All amounts in US$)

Focal Area Indicative allocation Allocation utilized Allocations remaining to be programmed
Biodiversity $4,000,000 $0 $0
Climate Change $2,000,000 $0 $0
Land Degradation $2,000,000 $0 $0
Total $8,000,000 $0 $0

STAR GEF-7 Allocation and Utilization (All amounts in US$)

Focal Area Indicative allocation Allocation utilized Allocations remaining to be programmed
Biodiversity $2,000,000 $4,000,000 ($2,000,000)
Climate Change $1,000,000 $0 $1,000,000
Land Degradation $1,000,000 $0 $1,000,000
Total $4,000,000 $4,000,000 $0

STAR GEF-6 Allocation and Utilization (All amounts in US$)

Focal Area Indicative allocation Allocation utilized Allocations remaining to be programmed
Climate Change $3,000,000 $6,817,282 $-3,817,282
Biodiversity $2,668,564 $0 $2,668,564
Land Degradation $1,148,718 $0 $1,148,718
Total $6,817,282 $6,817,282 $0

STAR GEF-5 Allocation and Utilization (All amounts in US$)

Focal Area Indicative allocation Allocation utilized PIFs cleared by CEO awaiting approval Allocations remaining to be programmed
Biodiversity 2,430,000 0 0 2,430,000
Climate Change 2,000,000 0 0 2,000,000
Land Degradation 930,000 5,359,999 0 -4,429,999
Total 5,360,000 5,359,999 0 1

RAF GEF-4 Allocation and Utilization Summary(All amounts in US$)

Focal Area GEF-4 Indicative Allocation* Allocation Utilized PIFs cleared by CEO awaiting approval Allocations remaining to be programmed
Climate Change $3,300,000 $1,596,333 $0 $1,703,667
Biodiversity $3,800,000 $1,842,427 $0 $1,957,573
Total $7,100,000 $3,438,760 $0 $3,661,240

RAF GEF-4 Projects in Biodiversity (All amounts in US$)

GEF_ID Focal Area GEF Agency Project Type Approval Date GEF Project Grant GEF Agency Fee Total Transaction
3664 Biodiversity UNEP FP 2009-01-27 $400,584 $41,558 $442,142
3664 Biodiversity UNEP PPG 2008-11-06 $15,000 $0 $15,000
3819 Biodiversity FAO FP 2009-01-27 $1,259,350 $125,935 $1,385,285
Total $1,674,934 $167,493 $1,842,427

RAF GEF-4 Projects in Climate Change (All amounts in US$)

GEF_ID Focal Area GEF Agency Project Type Approval Date GEF Project Grant GEF Agency Fee Total Transaction
3641 Climate Change ADB FP 2009-11-12 $1,401,212 $140,121 $1,541,333
3641 Climate Change ADB PPG 2010-03-01 $50,000 $5,000 $55,000
Total $1,451,212 $145,121 $1,596,333

Contacts

Ambassador Aliioiga Feturi Elisaia
Samoa’s High Commissioner to Fiji
Independent State of Samoa
7 Sawau Street, Bayview Heights
Suva, -
Samoa
Tel: +769-8081249
Email: elisaiafeturi(a t )gmail.com; feturi(a t )mfat.gov.ws
Ms. Frances Reupena
Operational Focal Point since 2021-04-12
Chief Executive Officer
Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment

Apia, -
Samoa
Tel: +67200
Email: fran.reupena[a t ]mnre.gov.ws