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Detail of GEF Project #178

GEF Project ID178
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameA Participatory Approach to Managing the Environment: An Input to the Inter-American Strategy for Participation (ISP)
RegionLatin America and Caribbean
Focal AreaMulti Focal Area
Operational Program2; 9
PDF-A Approval Date1997-02-28
Approval Date1997-08-01
GEF Agency Approval Date1997-11-24
Project Completion Date2000-06-30
Project StatusProject Closure
Executing AgencyOrganization of American States (OAS)
DescriptionThe project aims to build capacity within the countries of the Americas for the successful incorporation of public participation practices in sustainable development policy formulation and decision-making; to design mechanisms to improve communication and promote partnership among governments (national and local), nongovernmental organizations, community and local groups, the private sector, and academic organizations in these matters; and to provide technical assistance for exchanging information and developing methodologies for conflict resolution and consensus building.
Implementation StatusProject completed.
PDF A Amount
25,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
695,000 USD
GEF Grant
720,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
840,000 USD
Project Cost
1,560,000 USD
GEF Project (CEO Endo.)
695,000 USD
Cofinancing Total (CEO Endo.)
840,000 USD
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