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Detail of GEF Project #2754

GEF Project ID2754
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameBiodiversity Conservation in Productive Forestry Landscapes
RegionLatin America and Caribbean
Focal AreaBiodiversity
Operational Program3; 1
Pipeline Entry Date2005-05-19
PDF-B Approval Date2005-05-19
Approval Date2006-08-01
CEO Endorsement Date2007-06-06
GEF Agency Approval Date2007-06-28
Project StatusUnder Implementation
GEF AgencyWorld Bank
Executing AgencySecretary of Agriculture, Livestock, Fisheries and Food (SAGPYA)
DescriptionThe projects development objective would be to reduce rural poverty and support economic growth through improved plantation productivity and management with enhanced consideration of the environmental values and services of Argentina’s ecosystems. The projects global objective would be to mainstream biodiversity conservation into plantation forestry practices in Argentina. (Text provides the following additional information: The biodiversity of globally important ecosystems such as the Interior Atlantic Forest, Humid Chaco, Humid Pampas, Parana Flooded Savannas, Southern Cone Mesopotamian Savannahs, and possibly the Uruguayan Savannahs would be focused on to achieve these global benefits. )
PDF B Amount
245,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
7,000,000 USD
GEF Grant
7,245,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
7,222,750 USD
Project Cost
14,467,750 USD
GEF Agency Fees
652,050 USD
GEF Project (CEO Endo.)
7,000,000 USD
Cofinancing Total (CEO Endo.)
8,880,000 USD
Project Cost (CEO Endo.)
16,125,000 USD
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