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Detail of GEF Project #230

GEF Project ID230
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameNational Biodiversity Strategies and Action Plan and Report to COP
Focal AreaBiodiversity
Operational ProgramEA
Approval Date1996-12-16
GEF Agency Approval Date1997-05-07
Project StatusProject Closure
Executing AgencyGovernment of Senegal, Ministry of the Environment and Nature Protection
DescriptionThe Biodiversity Enabling Activity for Senegal will assist the Ministry of the Environment and Nature Protection and the Conseil Supérieur des Ressources Naturelles et de l’Environnement (CONSERE) in developing a National Biodiversity Strategy and Action Plan (BSAP). The BSAP will build on and reinforce other existing national strategies and plans, such as the National Environment Action Plan. The project will allow Senegal to meet its obligations under the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) by assisting the preparation of an Interim Report to the Conference of Parties (COP) of June 1997 and its first Country Report to the COP.
Implementation StatusThe project was completed in December 1998 and the Biodiversity Strategy and Action Plan (BSAP) submitted. As of 2000, a follow on project is under preparation to assist Senegal biodiversity conservation through strengthening protected areas management and planning with local communities. (tm/vgJuly00).
PRIF Amount
311,800 USD
GEF Project Grant
205,200 USD
GEF Grant
517,000 USD
Project Cost
517,000 USD
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