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Detail of GEF Project #1782

GEF Project ID1782
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameRichtersveld Community Biodiversity Conservation Project
CountrySouth Africa
Focal AreaBiodiversity
Operational Program1
PDF-A Approval Date1999-04-28
Approval Date2002-08-08
GEF Agency Approval Date2004-02-09
Project Completion Date2009-03-31
Project StatusProject Completion
GEF AgencyWorld Bank
Executing AgencyRichtersveld Municipality
DescriptionThis project will contribute to the protection of globally significant biodiversity (a portion of the Succulent Karoo biome) in the Richtersveld, South Africa through the establishment of a strong system of community-based biodiversity conservation in partnership with other key stakeholders.
Implementation StatusThe grant agreement has been signed and implementation of the project is going on. The project coordinator selection is under progress and the project plans will be framed very soon.
PDF A Amount
25,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
877,000 USD
GEF Grant
902,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
1,166,000 USD
Project Cost
2,068,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
146,000 USD
GEF Project (CEO Endo.)
877,000 USD
Cofinancing Total (CEO Endo.)
1,166,000 USD
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