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Detail of GEF Project #2560

GEF Project ID2560
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameDisaster Hazard Mitigation Project (DHMP)
CountryKyrgyz Republic
RegionEurope and Central Asia
Focal AreaLand Degradation
Operational Program15; 9
Approval Date2005-04-26
GEF Agency Approval Date2005-05-19
Project Completion Date2011-03-31
Project StatusProject Completion
GEF AgencyWorld Bank
Executing AgencyGoK
DescriptionThe global environmental objective of the project is to protect the integrity of the Mailuu-Suu ecosystem by addressing transboundary contamination of the Mailuu-Suu river and land degradation in the surrounding areas. In particular, the project will aim at keeping the transboundary pollution loads within the applicable standards, ensuring sustainable natural resources management to reduce the risk of landslides, and strengthening regional cooperation among neighboring countries to mitigate natural hazard risks. Through its co-financing with IDA, the project will also incorporate natural resources and environmental management into effective disaster management strategies for the Kyrgyz Republic.
Implementation StatusBased on GEFSEC's recommendation this project could now be accepted as part of the Central Asia Partnership for Land Management. Accordingly, the proposal was revised under LD focal area and approved by GEF CEO on 4/26/2005. The Grant Agreement was signed/countersigned by all parties.
GEF Project Grant
1,000,000 USD
GEF Grant
1,000,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
10,760,000 USD
Project Cost
11,760,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
146,000 USD
Project Documents

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