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Detail of GEF Project #4644

GEF Project ID4644
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameAddressing Barriers to the Adoption of Improved Charcoal Production Technologies and Sustainable Land Management Practices through an Integrated Approach
Focal AreaMulti Focal Area
PIF Approval Date2011-09-23
PPG Approval Date2011-10-19
Approval Date2011-11-09
CEO Endorsement Date2013-12-16
Project StatusCEO Endorsed
Executing AgencyImplementing partner: Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development (MEMD) Other partners: Ministry of Water and Environment (MWE), National Agricultural Research Organisation (NARO), Uganda National Council of Science and Technology (UNCST)
DescriptionTo secure multiple environmental benefits by addressing the twin challenges of unsustainable utilisation of biomass for charcoal and poor land management practices common in Uganda’s Woodlands.
PPG Amount
100,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
3,480,000 USD
GEF Grant
3,580,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
7,559,167 USD
Project Cost
11,139,167 USD
GEF Agency Fees
348,000 USD
GEF Project (CEO Endo.)
3,480,000 USD
Cofinancing Total (CEO Endo.)
14,662,108 USD
Project Cost (CEO Endo.)
18,242,108 USD
GEF Agency Fees (CEO Endo.)
348,000 USD
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