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Detail of GEF Project #665

GEF Project ID665
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameProtected Areas Management
RegionAsia and the Pacific
Focal AreaBiodiversity
Operational Program1; 3; 4
PDF-A Approval Date1998-01-23
Approval Date1999-04-02
GEF Agency Approval Date1999-04-02
Project Completion Date2005-06-30
Project StatusProject Closure
GEF AgencyWorld Bank
Executing AgencyEnvironmental Protection Council
DescriptionThe project seeks to conserve giodiversity of global significance in Yemen through the protection, maintenance and enhancement of forest ecosystems in arid and semi-arid mountainous areas by promoting sustainable, community-based management of two selected forest ecosystems and by developing replicable systems for preserving biodiversity in Yemen.
Implementation StatusThe management plan are in the final stages of preparation and they will be reviewed by the project team and by the Bank in May 2005. The closing date has been extended for six months until June 30, 3005 in order to insure the outstanding issues are addressed and that the activity is satisfactorily completed.
PDF A Amount
25,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
740,000 USD
GEF Grant
765,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
680,000 USD
Project Cost
1,445,000 USD
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