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Detail of GEF Project #2469

GEF Project ID2469
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameSupporting Capacity Building for the Elaboration of National Reports and Country Profiles by African Parties to the UNCCD
Focal AreaLand Degradation
Operational Program15
Approval Date2004-06-08
GEF Agency Approval Date2004-08-10
Project Completion Date2005-06-30
Project StatusProject Closure
GEF AgencyWorld Bank
Executing AgencyIFAD
Executing AgencyIFAD
DescriptionThe overall rationale of this project is to assist African country Parties to the UNCCD to address the causes and mitigate the negative impacts of land degradation on the structure and functional integrity of ecosystems through the adoption and mainstreaming of sustainable land management practices. The objective of this project is to support the African country Parties to enhance their capacities to prepare and/or elaborate their national reports so as to fulfill their obligations under the UNCCD. Through this support, in country capacity is built and an a multi-stakeholder consultation process for implementing the UNCCD is strengthened.
Implementation StatusThe CEO has approved the project on April 27, 2004. The letter of agreement has been signed by both the parties and preparing for the project implementation.
GEF Project Grant
900,000 USD
GEF Grant
900,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
900,000 USD
Project Cost
1,800,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
146,000 USD
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