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Detail of GEF Project #2559

GEF Project ID2559
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameAssessment of Capacity Building Needs to Address the Priorities of the BSAP - Phase II
RegionEurope and Central Asia
Focal AreaBiodiversity
Operational Program9
Approval Date2004-07-28
GEF Agency Approval Date2005-01-07
Project Completion Date2006-06-30
Project StatusProject Closure
GEF AgencyWorld Bank
Executing AgencyMinistry of Environment (MoE) - Directorate of Nature Protection
DescriptionThe objective of this request for a second phase biodiversity-enabling activity grant (EA II) is to assist Albania in reviewing the progress on the priorities identified in the BSAP; identifying the gaps, bottlenecks, options and future priority needs; evaluating its further capacity building needs; analyzing functional capabilities and determining mechanisms necessary to protect national biodiversity in accordance with the BSAP recommendations, and the GEF and CoP/CBD guidelines. The EA II would also support establishment of a CHM and preparation of the second National Report to the CoP.
Implementation StatusGrant Agreement was signed by Bank's Country Director on January 7, 2005, but still awaiting countersignature by the Albanian Minister of Finance.
GEF Project Grant
324,000 USD
GEF Grant
324,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
70,000 USD
Project Cost
394,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
48,600 USD
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