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Detail of GEF Project #3645

GEF Project ID3645
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameMENARID: Reducing Risks to the Sustainable Management of the North West Sahara Aquifer System (NWSAS)
Focal AreaInternational Waters
Strategic ProgramIW-3
PIF Approval Date2008-04-29
PPG Approval Date2008-04-29
Approval Date2009-04-22
GEF Agency Approval Date2009-09-18
Project StatusUnder Implementation
Executing AgencyOSS (Sahara and Sahel Observatory) and national institutions from Algeria (Agence Nationale des Resources Hydrauliques), Libya (General Water Authority), Tunisia (Direction Générale des Resources en Eau)
DescriptionFor the purpose of addressing the risks associated with unsustainable exploitation and management of groundwater resources in the North West Sahara Aquifer System (NWSAS), to formulate and initially implement a set of actions, with focus on sustainable agricultural practices and environmental management.
PPG Amount
40,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
960,000 USD
GEF Grant
1,000,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
1,641,140 USD
Project Cost
2,641,140 USD
GEF Agency Fees
100,000 USD
GEF Project Grant (CEO Appr.)
960,000 USD
Cofinancing Total (CEO Appr.)
2,266,080 USD
Project Cost (CEO Appr.)
3,266,080 USD
GEF Agency Fees (CEO Appr.)
100,000 USD
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