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Detail of GEF Project #2924

GEF Project ID2924
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameDevelopment, Empowerment and Conservation in the Greater St Lucia Wetland Park and Surrounding Region
CountrySouth Africa
Focal AreaBiodiversity
Operational Program2
Strategic ProgramBD-1; BD-2; BD-3; BD-4
Pipeline Entry Date2006-12-18
PIF Approval Date2008-06-14
PPG Approval Date2007-08-06
Approval Date2008-09-23
CEO Endorsement Date2009-10-13
Project StatusUnder Implementation
GEF AgencyWorld Bank
Executing AgencySt. Lucia Wetland Park Authority
DescriptionThe project development objective (PDO) is to improve access to information needed to select the best feasible option for maintaining the availability of fresh water of adequate quality to the Lake St Lucia System , a wetland of global biodiversity importance, and to increase access among local communities to conservation compatible economic opportunities. This PDO will contribute to a long term goal of improving the ecosystem functioning of the Lake St Lucia System to conserve wetland habitats of global importance.
PPG Amount
310,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
9,000,000 USD
GEF Grant
9,310,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
15,000,000 USD
Project Cost
24,310,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
931,000 USD
GEF Project (CEO Endo.)
9,000,000 USD
Cofinancing Total (CEO Endo.)
12,700,000 USD
Project Cost (CEO Endo.)
22,010,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees (CEO Endo.)
931,000 USD
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