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Detail of GEF Project #1175

GEF Project ID1175
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameConservation of Biodiversity in the Albertine Rift Forest Areas of Uganda
Focal AreaBiodiversity
Operational Program3
PDF-A Approval Date1998-02-09
Pipeline Entry Date2000-06-13
PDF-B Approval Date2000-03-14
Approval Date2004-09-27
CEO Endorsement Date2006-12-20
GEF Agency Approval Date2007-05-08
Project Completion Date2012-06-30
Project StatusProject Completion
Executing AgencyMinistry of Finance, Planning and Economic Development (MEPED)
DescriptionThe project will develop a strategy program of action which will directly reduce deforestation of critical un-gazetted forest patches, strengthens implementation of the national Forest Conservation Master Plan in the Albertine Rift, and link to other donor funded forest conservation activities in the national parks.
Implementation StatusAlbertine Rift Project. The operational prodoc was technically cleared by UNDP in mi October. Implementation is via WWF (East Africa).
PDF A Amount
24,720 USD
PDF B Amount
335,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
3,395,000 USD
GEF Grant
3,754,720 USD
Cofinancing Total
7,803,189 USD
Project Cost
11,557,909 USD
GEF Agency Fees
382,000 USD
GEF Project (CEO Endo.)
3,395,000 USD
Cofinancing Total (CEO Endo.)
7,953,189 USD
Project Cost (CEO Endo.)
11,707,909 USD
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