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Detail of GEF Project #34

GEF Project ID34
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameNational Biodiversity Conservation Strategy, and Action Plan and Report to COP
RegionAsia and the Pacific
Focal AreaBiodiversity
Operational ProgramEA
Approval Date1999-11-22
GEF Agency Approval Date2000-02-03
Project StatusUnder Implementation
Executing AgencyDepartment of Resources and Development
DescriptionThe FSM is a Pacific island national comprised of over 600 small islands and atolls. Separate terrestrial ecological zones exist in the FSM, the ecologically prominent zones being swamp forest, water marshes, primary upland forests and crest forests which comprise of dwarfed vegetation. This project will allow the FSM to formulate strategies and actions to protect and sustainably use its marine and terrestrial biodiversity. The outputs of this project will be a BSAP and a national report to the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity.
Implementation StatusMicronesia Enabling Activity under implementation. Mission fielded by UNDP/GEF Country Office Focal Person and Fiji NBSAP Project Manager in October 2000 to assist with EA start up. Micronesia Clearing House Mechanism Add-on Proposal expected to be submitted Second Quarter 2001.
GEF Project Grant
281,000 USD
GEF Grant
281,000 USD
Project Cost
281,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
54,000 USD
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