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Detail of GEF Project #201

GEF Project ID201
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameNational Biodiversity Strategy, Action Plan and Country Report to the CoP
Focal AreaBiodiversity
Operational ProgramEA
Approval Date1997-05-28
GEF Agency Approval Date1997-06-07
Project StatusUnder Implementation
Executing AgencyGovernment of Comoros, Directorate General of the Environment
DescriptionThe principal objective of this enabling activity is to assist Comoros in preparing a National Biodiversity Strategy and Action Plan. This will also enable Comoros to meet its obligations under the Convention on Biological Diversity by preparing its first national report to the Conference of the Parties.
Implementation StatusTwo steering committee meetings were held in March and July 2005 to oversee activities. A training workshop has been held for staff responsible for undertaking the capacity needs assessment. A data base is being set up to accommodate information from the assessments. Preparations are underway to set up the Clearing House Mechanism. Training on data base management and GIS has been supplied. A reference list on the scientific and grey literature on the biodiversity of the Comores has been completed. The third national report to the CBD has been completed.
GEF Project Grant
131,700 USD
GEF Grant
131,700 USD
Project Cost
131,700 USD
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