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Detail of GEF Project #2104

GEF Project ID2104
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameCatalyzing Sustainability of the Wetland Protected Areas System in Belarusian Polesie through Increased Management Efficiency and Realigned Land Use Practices
RegionEurope and Central Asia
Focal AreaBiodiversity
Operational Program2
PDF-A Approval Date2001-04-06
Pipeline Entry Date2003-06-18
PDF-B Approval Date2004-03-09
Approval Date2005-09-13
CEO Endorsement Date2005-12-08
GEF Agency Approval Date2006-04-17
Project Completion Date2011-12-31
Project StatusProject Completion
Executing AgencyMinistry of Natural Resources and Environmental Protection of Belarus
DescriptionThe project would assist the government of Belarus to conserve and sustainable manage biodiversity in the Polesei Region through PA protection, and the integration of biodiversity concerns in activities related to land-use. .The project would improve the quality of key policies for several productive sectors such as agriculture, forestry, flood defense) in parallel to the establishment of PAs at target sites of global importance. It will also assist the government in strengthening cooperation with Ukraine on the establishment of the transborder Pripyat-Sokhid-Prostyr reserve.
Implementation StatusProject formulation delayed due to new government review procedures. Submission expected for May 2005 WP or July 2005 ISWP.
PDF A Amount
23,000 USD
PDF B Amount
196,400 USD
GEF Project Grant
2,191,500 USD
GEF Grant
2,410,900 USD
Cofinancing Total
9,094,000 USD
Project Cost
11,504,900 USD
GEF Agency Fees
216,981 USD
GEF Project (CEO Endo.)
2,191,500 USD
Cofinancing Total (CEO Endo.)
9,094,000 USD
Project Cost (CEO Endo.)
11,504,900 USD
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