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Detail of GEF Project #1193

GEF Project ID1193
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameCapacity-building for Improving Greenhouse Gas Inventories (West and Francophone Central Africa)
Focal AreaClimate Change
Operational ProgramEA
Pipeline Entry Date2000-07-27
PDF-B Approval Date2000-08-28
Approval Date2002-10-15
CEO Endorsement Date2003-05-29
GEF Agency Approval Date2003-11-04
Project StatusUnder Implementation
Executing AgencyUNOPS
DescriptionThe project will enable participant countries to improve the quality of their national greenhouse gas inventories in the context of non-Annex I National Communications through capacity building.
Implementation StatusThe project will focus on the land-use change and forestry sector (LUCF). The majority of countries has signed the project document. A project manager has been recruited and will take up duties in April 2004 in Dakar, Senegal, based at the UNDP Country Office. The first tasks of the project manager will be to hire a project assistant, establish an advisory committee and technical expert group, and to advise Country Offices on how to select the national inventory team leaders under the project. The start-up workshop is tentatively planned for July/August 2004. Information sharing practices will be established with the sister project being carried out in the Europe/CIS region.
PDF B Amount
298,470 USD
GEF Project Grant
2,694,000 USD
GEF Grant
2,992,470 USD
Cofinancing Total
605,585 USD
Project Cost
3,598,055 USD
GEF Agency Fees
382,000 USD
GEF Project (CEO Endo.)
2,694,000 USD
Cofinancing Total (CEO Endo.)
605,585 USD
Project Cost (CEO Endo.)
3,598,055 USD
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