Venezuela

Total Funding Received

Trust FundProject TypeNumber of ProjectsTotal FinancingTotal Co-Financing
GEFNational15$47,313,509$134,032,347
Regional/Global16$182,213,107$419,074,617

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

Focal AreaIndicative allocationAllocation utilizedAllocations remaining to be programmed
Climate Change$8,863,035$100,000$8,763,035
Land Degradation$1,004,508$65,000$939,508
Biodiversity$16,251,828$100,000$16,151,828
Total$26,119,371$265,000$25,854,371

Additional Information

Cancelled Projects (4)

GEF_IDProject NameFocal AreaAgencyProject TypeGEF GrantCofinancing
361Action for a Sustainable AmazoniaBiodiversityUnited Nations Development ProgrammeFull-size Project$3,850,000$700,000
2103Expanding Partnerships for the National Parks System (resubmission)BiodiversityThe World BankFull-size Project$6,000,000$18,520,000
3683IMPROVE: Increase Product Efficiency in Venezuela (RESUBMISSION)Climate ChangeUnited Nations Development ProgrammeFull-size Project$4,087,000$20,960,000
5676Promotion and Development of Renewable Energies through the Set-up of Mini-hydro Plants in Rural Communities Located in the Region of The Andes and the Southern Area of the Bolivarian Republic of VenezuelaClimate ChangeInter-American Development BankFull-size Project$4,657,534$16,842,858

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

Focal AreaIndicative allocationAllocation utilizedPIFs cleared by CEO awaiting approvalAllocations remaining to be programmed
Biodiversity14,490,0007,600,61106,889,389
Climate Change11,770,0004,085,00007,685,000
Land Degradation950,000950,00000
Total27,210,00012,635,611014,574,389

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

Focal AreaGEF-4 Indicative Allocation*Allocation UtilizedPIFs cleared by CEO awaiting approvalAllocations remaining to be programmed
Climate Change$10,400,000$9,646,600$0$753,401
Biodiversity$17,300,000$16,796,193$0$503,807
Total$27,700,000$26,442,793$0$1,257,208

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

GEF_IDFocal AreaGEF AgencyProject TypeApproval DateGEF Project GrantGEF Agency FeeTotal Transaction
3609BiodiversityUNDPFP2008-04-24$7,175,866$726,927$7,902,793
3609BiodiversityUNDPPPG2008-02-14$93,400$0$93,400
3865BiodiversityUNDPFP2009-06-24$7,445,455$744,545$8,190,000
3865BiodiversityUNDPPPG2009-01-23$100,000$10,000$110,000
3871BiodiversityUNDPFP2009-04-21$480,769$19,231$500,000
Total$15,295,490$1,500,703$16,796,193

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

GEF_IDFocal AreaGEF AgencyProject TypeApproval DateGEF Project GrantGEF Agency FeeTotal Transaction
3683Climate ChangeUNDPFP2008-11-13$4,087,545$412,555$4,500,100
3683Climate ChangeUNDPPPG2008-05-29$38,000$0$38,000
3871Climate ChangeUNDPFP2009-04-21$961,538$38,462$1,000,000
3963Climate ChangeIFADFP2010-03-17$3,635,000$363,500$3,998,500
3963Climate ChangeIFADPPG2009-07-14$100,000$10,000$110,000
Total$8,822,083$824,517$9,646,600

Contacts

Operational Focal Point

Mr. Miguel Serrano

Ministerio del Poder Popular para el Ecosocialismo
Centro Simon Bolivar, Torre Sur, Piso 29, El Silencio, Oficina 18-05
Caracas, Distrito Capital, - 1010
Venezuela
Tel: +58 4120298884
Email: oiai.minec at gmail.com; cooperacioninternacionalminec at gmail.com

Political Focal Point

Mr. Alexander Yanez Deleuze

Ministerio del Poder Popular para Relaciones Exteriores
Despacho del Viceministro para Temas Multilaterales, Avenica Urdaneta, Torre MRE, nivel Terraza
Caracas, Distrito Capital - 1010
Venezuela
Tel: +58 212 8064311, +58 212 8028000, IP 6151
Email: Despacho.temasmultilaterales[a t ]gmail.com; doi.mppre[a t ]gmail.com