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Detail of GEF Project #1659

GEF Project ID1659
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameSecond National Communication to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC)
CountryCosta Rica
RegionLatin America and Caribbean
Focal AreaClimate Change
Operational ProgramEA
Approval Date2002-09-03
GEF Agency Approval Date2004-02-19
Project StatusUnder Implementation
Executing AgencyMinistry of Environment and Energy, National Meteorological Institute
Implementation StatusSNC CR: Period of Oct-Dec 2005: The Project has suffered changes in its scope. It has been adjusted upwards by $50,000 which will allow for the inclusion of a technology transfer component. As a result the work plan has been modified and project document is been studied by PNUD-GEF. However, there has already been progress: a work plan that stresses the strengthening of national capacities to develop the inventories and the country reports to the Convention. A progress report has been issued and a 2000 land cover map is been generated. As a result of the stocktaking exercise a number of strategic alliances have been established with different sectors of society which will allow for the identification of interactions between climate and health, technology, and the economy in general.
GEF Project Grant
350,000 USD
GEF Grant
350,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
135,000 USD
Project Cost
485,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
54,000 USD
GEF Project (CEO Endo.)
350,000 USD
Cofinancing Total (CEO Endo.)
135,000 USD
Project Documents

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