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Detail of GEF Project #49

GEF Project ID49
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameCoastal Wetlands Management
Focal AreaBiodiversity
Operational Program2
Approval Date1991-12-01
GEF Agency Approval Date1992-08-28
Project Completion Date1999-12-31
Project StatusProject Closure
GEF AgencyWorld Bank
Executing AgencyMinistry of Lands and Natural Resources, Dept of Game and Wildlife; Environmental Protection Agency
DescriptionDesign and implementation of a Coastal Zone Management Plan to protect five environmentally-sensitive and threatened coastal Ramsar sites of global importance for migratory birds. The project includes: (a) monitoring of ecological conditions at the sites; (b) preparation and implementation of site management programs and the training of site managers and wardens; and (c) relocation of a sewage plant outlet that would have discharged into Sakumo Lagoon.
Implementation StatusThe project was closed on December 31, 1998.
GEF Project Grant
7,200,000 USD
GEF Grant
7,200,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
1,100,000 USD
Project Cost
8,300,000 USD
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