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Detail of GEF Project #1836

GEF Project ID1836
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameIntegrated Ecosystem and Wildlife Management Project in Bolikhamxay Province
CountryLao PDR
RegionAsia and the Pacific
Focal AreaBiodiversity
Operational Program3; 4
PDF-A Approval Date2002-09-10
Approval Date2005-01-28
GEF Agency Approval Date2005-05-02
Project Completion Date2010-01-31
Project StatusProject Completion
GEF AgencyWorld Bank
Executing AgencyWildlife Conservation Society
DescriptionThe overall goal of the project is to conserve internationally significant biodiversity found in Bolikhamxay Province. This goal will be reached via three objectives: 1) Increase the capacity of national and provincial staff to design, implement, and monitor the effectiveness of wildlife conservation activities; 2) Increase the extent of implementation and monitoring of conservation activities by national, provincial, district staff and villagers in Bolikhamxay Province protected areas; 3) Increase the local constituency around the Nam Kading NPA and the PPAs that practice sustainable natural resource use.
Implementation StatusThe project was approved by GEF in January 2005 and subsequently by the Bank in April 2005. Grant agreement has been signed in April 2005 and the implementation is just started.
PDF A Amount
25,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
974,025 USD
GEF Grant
999,025 USD
Cofinancing Total
613,575 USD
Project Cost
1,612,600 USD
GEF Agency Fees
146,000 USD
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