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Detail of GEF Project #2799

GEF Project ID2799
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameIntegrating Global Environmental Issues into Bulgaria's Regional Development Process
RegionEurope and Central Asia
Focal AreaMulti Focal Area
Operational ProgramCB
PDF-A Approval Date2005-03-18
Approval Date2006-03-22
GEF Agency Approval Date2006-06-06
Project Completion Date2010-09-27
Project StatusProject Completion
Executing AgencyMinistry of Environment and Water
DescriptionThe project objective is to build capacities for mainstreaming global environment into the formulation and implementation of regional and local development, as well as spatial planning policies.
Implementation StatusBoth the national and international entity for the training program development were identified and contracted. To support the training program development, the training needs analysis assignment was commissioned and is expected to be finalized in October. In addition, a survey reviewing Bulgarian institutions and their available statistical and GIS data is under implementation. In conjunction with the organization of a study trip for public officials to the UK, region and local partner were identified, namely: Cornwall County and Cornwall City Council and an agreement regarding mission dates (4-11 November) and agenda were determined. 12 Bulgarian participants were identified from national and regional authorities.
PDF A Amount
46,800 USD
GEF Project Grant
499,000 USD
GEF Grant
545,800 USD
Cofinancing Total
2,128,900 USD
Project Cost
2,674,700 USD
GEF Agency Fees
49,122 USD
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