Check our new websites: and we'd love your feedback

Detail of GEF Project #368

GEF Project ID368
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameProgramme for Sustainable Forestry (Iwokrama Rain Forest Programme)
RegionLatin America and Caribbean
Focal AreaBiodiversity
Operational Program3
Approval Date1991-05-01
GEF Agency Approval Date1993-02-10
Project Completion Date2006-12-31
Project StatusProject Completion
Executing AgencyDepartment of International Economic Cooperation, Ministry of Foreign Affairs
DescriptionIn a relatively intact rain forest, an international consortium is developing replicable demonstration projects leading to guidelines for sustainable utilization of tropical forests. Activities include research, detailed inventory of species, fellowship for training in environmental management, training of forest rangers, and establishment of local study centre.
Implementation StatusProject activities finalizing, final evaluation scheduled for September 2000.
GEF Project Grant
3,000,000 USD
GEF Grant
3,000,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
780,000 USD
Project Cost
3,780,000 USD
Project Documents

Related Links: Country Profile | Project Search