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Detail of GEF Project #1063

GEF Project ID1063
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameForest and Environment Development Policy Grant (FEDPG)
Focal AreaBiodiversity
Operational Program3; 2; 3; 4
Pipeline Entry Date2001-12-14
PDF-B Approval Date2001-12-14
Approval Date2004-05-21
CEO Endorsement Date2006-01-06
GEF Agency Approval Date2006-02-28
Project Completion Date2011-10-11
Project StatusProject Completion
GEF AgencyWorld Bank
Executing AgencyMinistry of Environment and Forests
DescriptionThe project development objective is to strengthen public and private efforts to achieve socio-economically and ecologically sustainable use of national forest and wildlife resources. Within this objective, the project seeks to: (1) promote the sustainable management of rainforests and savanna lands; (2) increase local community involvement in and benefits from sustainable management of natural resources; (3) improve the institutional and organizational capacity to implement new policies and regulations for forest management and timber industry development; and (4) enhance conservation of biodiversity and supply environmental services of national and global relevance. The project's global objective is to improve the long-term prospects for globally important biodiversity within Cameroon's network of Ecosystem Units.
Implementation StatusThe Project Brief was submitted for GEF Council approval and was approved in April 2004. Preparation for Bank Board approval is going on.
PDF B Amount
267,150 USD
GEF Project Grant
10,000,000 USD
GEF Grant
10,267,150 USD
Cofinancing Total
116,532,850 USD
Project Cost
126,800,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
839,000 USD
GEF Project (CEO Endo.)
10,000,000 USD
Cofinancing Total (CEO Endo.)
116,532,850 USD
Project Cost (CEO Endo.)
126,800,000 USD
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