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Detail of GEF Project #20

GEF Project ID20
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameConservation Planning for Biodiversity in the Thicket Biome
CountrySouth Africa
Focal AreaBiodiversity
Operational Program1
Approval Date1999-07-21
GEF Agency Approval Date2000-05-31
Project Completion Date2004-06-30
Project StatusProject Closure
GEF AgencyWorld Bank
Executing AgencyTerrestrial Ecology Research Unit, University of Port Elizabeth, South Africa in association with the Institute for Plant Conservation, University of Cape Town, South Africa
DescriptionThe development of a strategic action plan for the conservation of the nationally globally important biodiversity of thicket Biome ecosystems by identifying an optimal protected area system.
Implementation StatusThe project has been closed in June 2004 and the completion report has been drafted and is under review.
GEF Project Grant
738,950 USD
GEF Grant
738,950 USD
Cofinancing Total
123,020 USD
Project Cost
861,970 USD
GEF Agency Fees
146,000 USD
Project Documents

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