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Detail of GEF Project #2183

GEF Project ID2183
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameCommunity-based Integrated Natural Resources Management Project in Okyeman
Focal AreaMulti Focal Area
Operational Program12
Approval Date2003-08-04
GEF Agency Approval Date2004-02-19
Project Completion Date2008-02-19
Project StatusProject Closure
GEF AgencyWorld Bank
Executing AgencyOkyeman Environment Foundation
DescriptionThe objective of the proposed project is to enhance biodiversity conservation and sustainable use of renewable natural resources in Okyeman through community-based integrated natural resource management approaches. The GEF alternative would expand the baseline activities to cover the following major areas – (a) improving the management of forest and wildlife resources by strengthening local community capacity; (b) inventory of renewable natural resources especially forest and species of economic importance to the local community, (c) local policy and regulatory reforms; (d) environmental awareness programs; and (e) Provision of alternative livelihood to local communities who economic well being will be affected by proposed conservation efforts. (f) Develop monitoring and evaluation indicator to guide the implementation of the above project activities.
Implementation StatusProject brief received the CEO approval on 8/01/2003. Letter of agreement has been signed and the project is under implementation.
GEF Project Grant
848,000 USD
GEF Grant
848,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
629,000 USD
Project Cost
1,477,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
146,000 USD
Cofinancing Total (CEO Endo.)
6,654,500 USD
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