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Detail of GEF Project #534

GEF Project ID534
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameConservation and Management of Habitats and Species, and Sustainable Community Use of Biodiversity in Dinder National Park
Focal AreaBiodiversity
Operational Program1
Approval Date1998-06-25
GEF Agency Approval Date1999-10-05
Project Completion Date2004-07-01
Project StatusProject Closure
Executing AgencyWildlife Conservation General Administration
DescriptionThe project aims at the preservation of biodiversity in the Dinder National Park by encouraging species conservation and the sustainable use of resources through the integration of local communities in the utilization and management of the natural resources of the park. In addition the project aims at maintaining the park as a coherent eco-system which will act as a perpetual reservoir of gene pool and species diversity in an area where nature conservation is threatened by large scale development schemes, various sources of resource misuse, drought and land degradation.
Implementation StatusTerminal TPR meeting and project closure is scheduled in Nov. 2005
GEF Project Grant
750,000 USD
GEF Grant
750,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
1,100,000 USD
Project Cost
1,850,000 USD
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