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Detail of GEF Project #772

GEF Project ID772
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameCommunity Based Conservation in the Bamenda Highlands
Focal AreaBiodiversity
Operational Program4; 3
Approval Date2000-05-01
CEO Endorsement Date2000-10-16
GEF Agency Approval Date2001-03-13
Project Completion Date2004-12-31
Project StatusProject Closure
Executing AgencyBirdLife International
DescriptionThe objective of the programme is to support the efforts of the Government of Cameroon in general, and the people of the North West Province in particular, to conserve the forest by: raising widespread awareness of forest values; supporting development of management and control systems for sustainable management of forests (capacity building); and providing communities with the capacity to manage resources sustainably (by demonstrating ways of enhancing forest values, and providing advice on ways of sustainably increasing production from land outside the forests).
Implementation StatusThe CTA identified in February joined his post at the project site in April 2003. The MTR has been completed in July and the report of this evaluation is due by end of August 2003. During this reporting period, the project's financial audit has also been finalized and appropriate actions ongoing to implement recommendations of this audit.
GEF Project Grant
1,000,000 USD
GEF Grant
1,000,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
2,090,978 USD
Project Cost
3,090,978 USD
GEF Agency Fees
146,000 USD
Project Documents

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