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Detail of GEF Project #536

GEF Project ID536
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameConservation Priority-Setting for the Upper Guinea Forest Ecosystems, West Africa
Focal AreaBiodiversity
Operational Program3
Approval Date1998-05-08
GEF Agency Approval Date1998-09-08
Project Completion Date2001-03-31
Project StatusProject Closure
Executing AgencyConservation International
DescriptionThe project will provide national decision-makers with access to accurate, up-to-date scientific information on the ecosystem's biotic resources, and identify priority conservation actions at the national and regional level. It will strengthen national level capacities, support human resource development, and provide a framework for cross-national collaboration and regional integration. The Conservation Priority-Setting Process will facilitate the integration of scientific data into the formulation of viable, informed actions and strategies which promote effective conservation in this globally critical hotspot for biodiversity.
Implementation StatusFinal Evaluation Report has been accepted and sent to GEFSEC. Final financial accounting affected. The project has been financially closed.
GEF Project Grant
742,000 USD
GEF Grant
742,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
207,000 USD
Project Cost
949,000 USD
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