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Detail of GEF Project #2042

GEF Project ID2042
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameStrengthening the Implementation Capacities for Nutrient Reduction and Transboundary Cooperation in the Danube River Basin (Tranche 2)
RegionEurope and Central Asia
Focal AreaInternational Waters
Operational Program8
Approval Date2003-05-16
CEO Endorsement Date2004-03-22
GEF Agency Approval Date2004-05-21
Project Completion Date2007-08-31
Project StatusProject Completion
Executing AgencyUNOPS (in cooperation with ICPDR)
DescriptionThe overall objective of the Danube Regional Project is to complement the activities of the ICPDR required to provide a regional approach and global significance to the development of national policies and legislation and the definition of priority actions for nutrient reduction and pollution control with particular attention to achieving sustainable transboundary ecological effects within the DRB and the Black Sea area. Taking into account the basic orientations of the Danube/Black Sea Basin Programmatic Approach, the Danube Regional Project, in its Phases 1 and 2, shall facilitate implementation of the Danube River Protection Convention in providing a framework for coordination, dissemination and replication of successful demonstration that will be developed through investment projects (World Bank-GEF Strategic Partnership, EBRD, EU programmes for accession countries etc.).Specific objective of Phase 2 of the Project, December 2003 - November 2006, is to set up institutional and legal instruments at the national and regional level to assure nutrient reduction and sustainable management of water bodies and ecological resources, involving all stakeholders and building up adequate monitoring and information systems.
GEF Project Grant
12,000,000 USD
GEF Grant
12,000,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
12,878,000 USD
Project Cost
24,878,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
506,510 USD
GEF Project (CEO Endo.)
12,240,000 USD
Cofinancing Total (CEO Endo.)
12,878,000 USD
Project Cost (CEO Endo.)
25,118,000 USD
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