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Detail of GEF Project #1273

GEF Project ID1273
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameCoastal Marine and Biodiversity Management
Focal AreaBiodiversity
Operational Program2
Pipeline Entry Date2000-10-18
PDF-B Approval Date2000-12-18
Approval Date2004-03-22
CEO Endorsement Date2006-05-23
GEF Agency Approval Date2006-06-22
Project Completion Date2011-12-31
Project StatusProject Completion
GEF AgencyWorld Bank
Executing AgencyCNSH-Ministry of Planning
DescriptionThe project would promote management of Guinea's coastal biodiversity for both conservation of biodiversity and sustainable development ends, with a particular emphasis on assisting local communities in and around key priority sites to plan, implement, and maintain environmentally sustainable and socially inclusive alternative livelihoods options. It will do so through: (a) the establishment of one protected areas in collaboration with stakeholders and international NGOs; (b) improved collaboration between stakeholders at national and sub regional levels; (c) environmentally sustainable and socially inclusive alternative livelihoods; (d) local stakeholders enabled to plan, implement and monitor their own sustainable development plans; and (e) efficient management of project resources.
Implementation StatusPDF Activities are under implementation. Council approval is expected in FY04.
PDF B Amount
350,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
5,000,000 USD
GEF Grant
5,350,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
13,050,000 USD
Project Cost
18,400,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
808,000 USD
GEF Project (CEO Endo.)
5,000,000 USD
Cofinancing Total (CEO Endo.)
18,530,000 USD
Project Cost (CEO Endo.)
23,880,000 USD
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