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Detail of GEF Project #1642

GEF Project ID1642
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameFormoso River -- Integrated Watershed Management and Protection
RegionLatin America and Caribbean
Focal AreaBiodiversity
Operational Program3; 2
PDF-A Approval Date1999-08-31
Approval Date2002-08-08
GEF Agency Approval Date2005-06-27
Project Completion Date2009-10-30
Project StatusProject Completion
GEF AgencyWorld Bank
Executing AgencyEmbrapa Soils
DescriptionThe specific objectives of the proposed project are to: (i) promote the strengthening of local environmental and agricultural institutions and communities, by providing them with land-use planning tools for the formulation and initial implementation of an integrated watershed management plan; (ii) promote the integrated management of existing public and private protected areas; and (iii) support the implementation of sustainable activities on a pilot and demonstrative basis that would serve to reduce pressure on key natural resources, and rehabilitate natural habitats, particularly riparian forests, native grasslands and savannahs.
Implementation StatusFinal document to be submitted to Country Director for final approval.
PDF A Amount
25,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
974,910 USD
GEF Grant
999,910 USD
Cofinancing Total
1,176,781 USD
Project Cost
2,176,691 USD
GEF Agency Fees
146,000 USD
GEF Project (CEO Endo.)
974,910 USD
Cofinancing Total (CEO Endo.)
1,176,781 USD
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