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Detail of GEF Project #1168

GEF Project ID1168
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameBiodiversity Conservation and Participatory Development Project
Focal AreaBiodiversity
Operational Program1; 3
Pipeline Entry Date1999-09-01
PDF-B Approval Date1999-10-27
Approval Date2003-05-16
Project Cancellation Date2006-01-31
Project StatusCancelled
GEF AgencyWorld Bank
Executing AgencyMinistry of Economic Planning and Development (MEPD), Ministry of Environment and Tourism (METC), Swaziland Environment Authority
Description1. The Global Development Objective of Biodiversity Conservation and Participatory Development Project (BCPD) is to encourage and support environmentally, economically and socially sustainable development in the rural areas of Swaziland, based on conservation and sustainable use of its rich biodiversity resources. 2. The project will develop an integrated approach in full partnership with other key stakeholders to meet the goals and objectives of the Swaziland Biodiversity Conservation Strategy and Action Plan (BSAP).
Implementation StatusThe task team mission visited Swaziland from May 18-22, 2004. The mission's main objectives were: Review the status of co-financing for the project; Review the status of resolution of pending issues; Review of the progress on the GEF Biodiversity Conservation and Participatory Development Project with the Ministry of Finance and the project Steering Committee; and Agree on next steps.
PDF B Amount
350,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
5,500,000 USD
GEF Grant
5,850,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
6,400,000 USD
Project Cost
12,250,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
570,000 USD
GEF Project (CEO Endo.)
5,500,000 USD
Cofinancing Total (CEO Endo.)
6,400,000 USD
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