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Detail of GEF Project #142

GEF Project ID142
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NamePeople, Land Management, and Environmental Change (PLEC)
Focal AreaBiodiversity
Operational ProgramSTRM
Approval Date1997-05-01
CEO Endorsement Date1998-02-20
GEF Agency Approval Date1998-03-13
Project Completion Date2002-02-28
Project StatusProject Closure
Executing AgencyUnited Nations University (UNU)
DescriptionPLEC is a global project on agrodiversity of different ecosystems (semi-arid, mountain, forest, and wetland) in the tropics and sub-tropics. Its purpose is to establish how sustainable and conservationist development can be achieved by participatory methods bringing together farmers' natural resource and biodiversity management approaches and scientists' knowledge in a productive context. Major activities include demonstration sites, biodiversity assessments, participatory rural appraisals, outreach and experimental work, capacity strengthening and training, and networking and dissemination.
Implementation StatusProject Completed
PRIF Amount
100,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
6,176,300 USD
GEF Grant
6,276,300 USD
Cofinancing Total
4,817,000 USD
Project Cost
11,093,300 USD
GEF Project (CEO Endo.)
6,176,300 USD
Cofinancing Total (CEO Endo.)
4,816,600 USD
Project Cost (CEO Endo.)
11,092,900 USD
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