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Detail of GEF Project #1362

GEF Project ID1362
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameWestern Kenya Integrated Ecosystem Management Project
Focal AreaMulti Focal Area
Operational Program12
Pipeline Entry Date2001-10-22
PDF-B Approval Date2001-10-22
Approval Date2004-05-21
CEO Endorsement Date2005-02-02
GEF Agency Approval Date2005-03-01
Project Completion Date2010-06-30
Project StatusProject Completion
GEF AgencyWorld Bank
Executing AgencyKenya Agricultural Research Institute (KARI/KEFRI)
DescriptionThe project aims to enhance the potential to sequester additional above- and below-ground carbon in the project area, and develop scientifically sound and cost effective procedures and protocols to measure, monitor and validate above- and below-ground carbon sinks in different land-use systems. The project will also promote agroforestry and other improved land management activities in upland areas to rehabilitate degraded lands, improve erosion and sediment control, and reduce nutrient delivery to Lake Victoria from agricultural activities.
Implementation StatusBoard approved the project and the project implementation activities are going on.
PDF B Amount
200,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
4,100,000 USD
GEF Grant
4,300,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
5,450,000 USD
Project Cost
9,750,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
351,000 USD
GEF Project (CEO Endo.)
4,100,000 USD
Cofinancing Total (CEO Endo.)
4,400,000 USD
Project Cost (CEO Endo.)
8,700,000 USD
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