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Detail of GEF Project #538

GEF Project ID538
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameNational Trust Fund for Protected Areas
RegionLatin America and Caribbean
Focal AreaBiodiversity
Operational Program3
Approval Date1991-12-01
GEF Agency Approval Date1995-03-20
Project Completion Date1996-06-30
Project StatusProject Closure
GEF AgencyWorld Bank
Executing AgencyAgency for the National Fund for Protected Areas (PROFONANPE)
DescriptionGET will provide seed money for the Trust Fund for Conservation of Peru's Parks and Protected Areas (FONANPE). Annual revenue from the trust will finance mgmt. activities -- incl. training, mgmt. plans, operational costs, salaries, awareness prog. and buffer zone alternative livelihood -- for 3 protected areas: Manu National Park and Biosphere Reserve, Noroeste Biosphere Reserve and Rio Abiseo National Park. GTZ is providing parallel financing to support the National Institute of Natural Resources (INRENA) and recurrent expenses of FONANPE's administrative agency, PROFONANPE, during 1995. The GTZ parallel grant also finances development of a master plan for all Peruvian protected areas and a 2-year NGO small grants program for sustainable, integrated conservation and development projects.
Implementation StatusProject was completed in December 1999. An Independent Evaluation has been completed and an Implementation Completion Report has been completed in FY00 The OED evaluation was completed on October 4, 2000.
PRIF Amount
20,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
5,000,000 USD
GEF Grant
5,020,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
2,861,000 USD
Project Cost
7,881,000 USD
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