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Detail of GEF Project #2549

GEF Project ID2549
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameSustainable Agro-Pastoral and Land Management Promotion under the National Community Development Program Support Program (PNDP)
Focal AreaLand Degradation
Operational Program15
Pipeline Entry Date2005-03-18
PDF-B Approval Date2005-03-18
Approval Date2005-11-10
CEO Endorsement Date2006-04-26
GEF Agency Approval Date2006-06-06
Project Completion Date2012-03-01
Project StatusProject Completion
GEF AgencyWorld Bank
Executing AgencyMinistry of Economic Affairs, Programming and Regional Development (GoC)
DescriptionThe project development objective is to reduce poverty and promote sustainable rural development in Cameroon by strengthening local governance and empowering communities in rural areas, including marginalized groups. The blended project activities will contribute to ensuring the productivity of the natural resource base and to preserving the country’s globally significant biodiversity. The project’s global environmental objective is to contribute to maintaining and restoring fragile agro-pastoral ecosystems, reducing soil erosion, stabilizing sediment storage and release in critical water bodies, increasing vegetative cover and carbon sequestration, and enhancing agro-biodiversity through the promotion of sustainable land management policies, practices, and investments.
PDF B Amount
350,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
6,000,000 USD
GEF Grant
6,350,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
92,000,000 USD
Project Cost
98,350,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
571,500 USD
GEF Project (CEO Endo.)
6,000,000 USD
Cofinancing Total (CEO Endo.)
92,000,000 USD
Project Cost (CEO Endo.)
98,350,000 USD
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