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Detail of GEF Project #3419

GEF Project ID3419
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameStrategic Partnerships to Improve the Financial and Operational Sustainability of Protected Areas
Focal AreaBiodiversity
Strategic ProgramBD-1
PIF Approval Date2007-08-14
Approval Date2008-09-17
Project StatusProject Completion
Executing AgencyDept of Wildlife and National Parks (on behalf of MEWT) and BirdLife Botswana
DescriptionThe project goal is to strengthen the sustainability and management effectiveness of Botswana’s system of protected areas. The project objective is to catalyze working partnerships between public , private, NGO, and communitystakehodlers to improve the financial and operational sustainability of protected areas. The project objective is expected to be achieved through: 1) Strengthening enabling environment 2) Effective PA comanagement systems demonstrated at site level 3) Increased institutional cpaacity to effectively fulfill PA management functions
GEF Project Grant
1,000,000 USD
GEF Grant
1,000,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
5,179,000 USD
Project Cost
6,179,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
100,000 USD
GEF Project Grant (CEO Appr.)
953,300 USD
Project Cost (CEO Appr.)
953,300 USD
GEF Agency Fees (CEO Appr.)
100,000 USD
Project Documents

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