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Detail of GEF Project #1876

GEF Project ID1876
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameNaya Biological Corridor in the Munchique-Pinche Sector
RegionLatin America and Caribbean
Focal AreaBiodiversity
Operational Program3; 4
PDF-A Approval Date1998-04-29
Approval Date2003-02-05
GEF Agency Approval Date2003-09-15
Project Completion Date2007-03-30
Project StatusProject Closure
GEF AgencyWorld Bank
Executing AgencyConsortium Naya Corridor (Proselva, CIPAV, ACISO)
DescriptionThe rationale of the project is the conservation and sustainable use of biodiversity and the development of strategic land use planning in the Naya Corridor Sector Munchique-Pinche based on stakeholder participation in conservation and in the establishment of activities encouraging biodiversity-friendly agricultural production. The Specific Objectives of the project are to: (i) develop a long-term strategy that allows the conservation and sustainable management of natural ecosystems that contain biodiversity of global importance; (ii) create a biological corridor between core conservation areas; (iii) integrate biodiversity conservation with the development of sustainable production systems, and (iv) develop environmental land use planning within the ethnic and social dynamics of Afro-colombian groups, the Paeces and Eperara-Siapidaara indigenous communities.
Implementation StatusProject implementation is satisfactory. Most activities are underway and meeting the objectives for the first year.
PDF A Amount
25,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
725,000 USD
GEF Grant
750,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
1,466,000 USD
Project Cost
2,216,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
146,000 USD
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