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Detail of GEF Project #2092

GEF Project ID2092
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameCoastal Resilience to Climate Change: Developing a Generalizable Method for Assessing Vulnerability and Adaptation of Mangroves and Associated Ecosystems
Focal AreaBiodiversity
Operational Program2
PDF-A Approval Date2003-10-16
Approval Date2005-09-20
GEF Agency Approval Date2006-05-17
Project Completion Date2010-06-01
Project StatusProject Completion
Executing AgencyWorld Wildlife Fund-US
DescriptionThe purpose of the project is to develop a generalizable method and process to develop an effective adaptation strategy that could be adapted in different sites within common ecosystems. The project will focus its initiatives on a single ecosystem type - mangrove with near shore coral reefs. Further, the project will initiate pilot initiatives to test the adaptation strategy in the ecosystem to address and ameliorate climate change impacts. The overall goal of the project is to increase the resilience of vulnerable mangrove and coral reef ecosystems to the impacts of climate change.
Implementation StatusProject approved by UNEP 17 May 2006 and in start-up.
PDF A Amount
25,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
975,000 USD
GEF Grant
1,000,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
1,000,000 USD
Project Cost
2,000,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
90,000 USD
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