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Detail of GEF Project #1918

GEF Project ID1918
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameConservation of the Biodiversity of the Paramo in the Northern and Central Andes
Focal AreaBiodiversity
Operational Program1; 4
Pipeline Entry Date2003-01-14
PDF-B Approval Date2003-01-15
Approval Date2005-06-08
CEO Endorsement Date2005-11-22
GEF Agency Approval Date2006-03-01
Project Completion Date2012-04-01
Project StatusProject Completion
Executing AgencyNational - Instituto de Ciencias Ambientales y Ecologicas, University of Los Andes (ICAE-ULA)-Venezuela Regional - Consortium for the Sustainable Development of the Andean Ecoregion (CONDESAN)-Lead executing agency International - Univ. of Amsterdam
DescriptionThe project development objective is to ensure conservation of globally significant biodiversity in the Andean Páramo. This will be achieved by implementing a series of initiatives necessary to create an enabling environment for the improved livelihoods of páramo stakeholders based on the conservation and sustainable use of the ecosystem’s natural resources.
Implementation StatusProject under implementation
PDF B Amount
667,830 USD
GEF Project Grant
8,191,150 USD
GEF Grant
8,858,980 USD
Cofinancing Total
10,532,374 USD
Project Cost
19,391,354 USD
GEF Agency Fees
450,000 USD
GEF Project (CEO Endo.)
8,191,850 USD
Cofinancing Total (CEO Endo.)
10,503,454 USD
Project Cost (CEO Endo.)
19,363,134 USD
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