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Detail of GEF Project #2689

GEF Project ID2689
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameLatin America: Multi-country Capacity-building for Compliance with the Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety
RegionLatin America and Caribbean
Focal AreaBiodiversity
Operational Program13; 1; 2; 3; 4
Pipeline Entry Date2005-03-17
PDF-B Approval Date2005-08-19
Approval Date2006-08-01
CEO Endorsement Date2008-02-27
GEF Agency Approval Date2008-03-25
Project Completion Date2011-06-30
Project StatusProject Completion
GEF AgencyWorld Bank
Executing AgencyInternational Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT)
DescriptionThe project’s Global Environmental Objective is to support implementation of the Cartagena Protocol (CP) on biosafety by improving institutional capacity of agriculture and environmental ministries as well as specific, biosafety-related agencies in the four participating countries, to implement their national biosafety regulations incompliance with the CP.
PDF B Amount
260,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
5,000,000 USD
GEF Grant
5,260,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
10,745,200 USD
Project Cost
16,005,200 USD
GEF Agency Fees
473,400 USD
GEF Project (CEO Endo.)
4,000,000 USD
Cofinancing Total (CEO Endo.)
10,000,000 USD
Project Cost (CEO Endo.)
14,260,000 USD
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