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Detail of GEF Project #4514

GEF Project ID4514
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameGreening the COP17 in Durban
CountrySouth Africa
Focal AreaClimate Change
Approval Date2011-05-11
Project Completion Date2012-12-31
Project StatusProject Completion
Executing AgencyThe Department of Environmental Affairs, Government of South Africa and Energy Office in Durban Municipality ( eThekwini Municipality)
DescriptionDemonstrate South Africa's commitment to reduced greenhouse gas emissions, promote renewable energy sources and ensure a broad climate change awareness by decision-makers and the general public with a focus on showcasing targeted activities under the National Greening Programme and the South Africa - GEF partnership a during the COP17 meeting in Durban 2011. Within the context of COP17, this project will highlight opportunities for countries to take tangible early steps to reduce emissions and adpat to climate change, establish a foundation for development of small and medium entreprises to develop innovative technologies to promote economic development and enhance competitiveness in South Africa and show case low carbon energy technologies and transpotartion systems supported by GEF.
GEF Project Grant
1,000,000 USD
GEF Grant
1,000,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
1,350,000 USD
Project Cost
2,350,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
100,000 USD
GEF Project Grant (CEO Appr.)
1,000,000 USD
Cofinancing Total (CEO Appr.)
1,350,000 USD
Project Cost (CEO Appr.)
2,350,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees (CEO Appr.)
100,000 USD
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