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Detail of GEF Project #4930

GEF Project ID4930
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameEnhancing the Conservation Effectiveness of Seagrass Ecosystems Supporting Globally Significant Populations of Dugong Across the Indian and Pacific Ocean Basins (Short Title: The Dugong and Seagrass Conservation Project)
Focal AreaBiodiversity
PIF Approval Date2012-04-20
PPG Approval Date2012-06-18
Approval Date2012-06-07
CEO Endorsement Date2014-07-08
Project StatusCEO Endorsed
Executing AgencyThe overall Executing Agency will be the Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation Fund because of its close proximity and relationship with the UNEP/CMS Dugong MoU Secretariat who will provide technical oversight of the project. Technical Partners include: the UNEP/CMS Dugong MoU Secretariat and its Technical Advisory Team, UNEP-DEPI, Blue Ventures, GRID-arendal & Forest Trends. The key National Partners1 are: Indonesia: Ministry of Marine Affairs and Fisheries, Ministry of Environment. Madagascar: Ministry of Environment and Forests Malaysia: Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment Mozambique: Ministry for Coordination of Environmental Affairs (MICOA), Natural History Museum / Eduardo Mondlane University. Sri Lanka: Department of Wildlife Conservation, Ministry of the Environment Timor Leste: Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries. Vanuatu: Department of Environment and Conservation
DescriptionTo Enhance the Effectiveness of Conservation of Dugongs and their Seagrass Ecosystems Across the Indian and Pacific Ocean Basins
PPG Amount
170,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
4,902,272 USD
GEF Grant
5,072,272 USD
Cofinancing Total
17,822,950 USD
Project Cost
22,895,222 USD
GEF Agency Fees
490,228 USD
GEF Project (CEO Endo.)
5,884,018 USD
Cofinancing Total (CEO Endo.)
99,299,043 USD
Project Cost (CEO Endo.)
105,353,061 USD
GEF Agency Fees (CEO Endo.)
558,982 USD
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