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Detail of GEF Project #213

GEF Project ID213
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameNational Biodiversity Strategic Action Plan, Report to the COP of CBD
CountryCosta Rica
RegionLatin America and Caribbean
Focal AreaBiodiversity
Operational ProgramEA
Approval Date1996-08-21
GEF Agency Approval Date1997-01-01
Project StatusIA Approved
Executing AgencyCOABIO/INBio
DescriptionThis Enabling Activity is to help Costa Rica to formulate the strategies and actions necessary for the protection and sustainable use of Costa Rica's biodiversity in accordance with articles 6 and 8 of the CBD, as well as prepare a plan for their implementation. The primary output will be the National Biodiversity Strategy and Action Plan. The principal task of this project will be to 1) conduct a comprehensive assessment of the existing information on biodiversity in the country, 2) implement a participatory, strategic planing process and develop priorities for action in protecting Costa Rica's biodiversity , 3) prepare the first National Report for submission to the Conference of the Parties.
Implementation StatusProject finalized and activities completed in 1999.
GEF Project Grant
195,700 USD
GEF Grant
195,700 USD
Cofinancing Total
80,000 USD
Project Cost
275,700 USD
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