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Detail of GEF Project #53

GEF Project ID53
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameTransfrontier Conservation Areas Pilot and Institutional Strengthening
Focal AreaBiodiversity
Operational ProgramSTRM
Approval Date1992-12-01
GEF Agency Approval Date1996-12-12
Project Completion Date2003-09-30
Project StatusProject Closure
GEF AgencyWorld Bank
Executing AgencyNational Directorate of Forestry and Wildlife; Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries
DescriptionThis project will prepare and implement participatory management plans for three wildlife-rich border areas that are contiguous with national parks in neighboring Zimbabwe and South Africa. A major objective of the project is to protect migration corridors for big game populations that cross transnational borders.
Implementation StatusImplementation Completion Report has been approved on 03/31/2004
PRIF Amount
427,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
5,000,000 USD
GEF Grant
5,427,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
3,100,000 USD
Project Cost
8,527,000 USD
GEF Project (CEO Endo.)
5,000,000 USD
Cofinancing Total (CEO Endo.)
3,100,000 USD
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