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Detail of GEF Project #4550

GEF Project ID4550
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameStrengthening Multi-sectoral Management of Critical Landscapes
RegionAsia and the Pacific
Focal AreaLand Degradation
PIF Approval Date2011-09-06
PPG Approval Date2011-09-06
Approval Date2011-11-09
CEO Endorsement Date2013-07-03
GEF Agency Approval Date2013-10-31
Project StatusIA Approved
Executing AgencyMinistry of Natural Resources and Environment (MNRE), Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries (MAF), Ministry of Women, Community and Social Development (MWCSD)
DescriptionTo strengthen local capacities, incentives and actions for integrated landscape management in order to reduce land degradation and greenhouse gas emissions and promote nature conservation whilst enhancing sustainable local livelihoods; Critical landscapes of over 160,000 ha under integrated SLM management by local communities, where indices of ecosystem health, diversity and condition remain the same as baseline or improve and is mainstreamed into local development plans (forest and tree cover; maintenance of wetlands; no net increase of agricultural land under mono cropping) • Area under vegetative cover increased 24,430 (with average tree density of 111 trees/ ha) • 128000 ha of forest cover (under effective management – including no net loss due to land use conversion • 5000 households’ incomes increase by 10\% on average by project end through increased land productivity • Avoided emission of 689333 CO2-eq for 4 years and sequestration of store additionally 10,755 tCO2eq.
PPG Amount
136,364 USD
GEF Project Grant
4,736,363 USD
GEF Grant
4,872,727 USD
Cofinancing Total
13,117,908 USD
Project Cost
17,990,635 USD
GEF Agency Fees
473,636 USD
GEF Project (CEO Endo.)
4,736,363 USD
Cofinancing Total (CEO Endo.)
24,217,000 USD
Project Cost (CEO Endo.)
29,089,727 USD
GEF Agency Fees (CEO Endo.)
473,636 USD
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