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Detail of GEF Project #291

GEF Project ID291
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameEnabling Albania to Prepare its First National Communication in Response to its Commitments to UNFCCC
RegionEurope and Central Asia
Focal AreaClimate Change
Operational ProgramEA
Approval Date1996-06-28
GEF Agency Approval Date1998-06-06
Project StatusUnder Implementation
Executing AgencyGovernment of Albania, Committee for Environmental Protection
DescriptionThis project will help respond to the objectives of the Convention on a continuous basis and support the preparation of the first National Communication to the CoP. A national plan for adaptation to climate change will be formulated. It will enhance general awareness and knowledge of climate change related issues to enable these issues to be taken into account in planning and strategic formulation for different economical/technical sectors and strengthen the country's role in international scientific for a and negotiation processes related to climate change; it will develop an institutional mechanism/framework to facilitate dialogue, information exchange, etc, among relevant players and help identify concrete projects to reduce GHG emissions (or enhancing sinks) which may be eligible for GEF, and other funding.
Implementation StatusThe project finished all its activities and was closed operationally in January 2005.
GEF Project Grant
278,000 USD
GEF Grant
278,000 USD
Project Cost
278,000 USD
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