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Detail of GEF Project #510

GEF Project ID510
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameNational Biodiversity Strategy, Action Plan and Country Report to the CoP
CountryCook Islands
RegionAsia and the Pacific
Focal AreaBiodiversity
Operational ProgramEA
Approval Date1998-08-21
GEF Agency Approval Date2000-06-30
Project StatusUnder Implementation
Executing AgencyEnvironment Council of Tu'anga Taporoporo
DescriptionThis project will assist the national Government to meet its obligations under the Convention on Biological Diversity.
Implementation StatusMost of the Pilot projects are almost complete except for the Historic and significant trees and places project that still have more work to be done. The public consultation for the Suwarrow National Park Bill has been carried out and the lawyer is going over the comments from the consultation. The consultation on the Manuae Management Plan project has been completed and report received. The highlight for this quarter was attending the CBD/COP 8 convention in Brazil which was a good learning experience especially trying to follow the different issue at the convention. Island Biodiversity Program of work was one of the issues that the Cook Islands were following.
GEF Project Grant
204,218 USD
GEF Grant
204,218 USD
Project Cost
204,218 USD
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