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Detail of GEF Project #794

GEF Project ID794
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameCatalyzing Conservation Action in Latin America: Identifying Priority Sites and Best Management
RegionLatin America and Caribbean
Focal AreaBiodiversity
Operational Program1; 3
PDF-A Approval Date1999-02-09
Approval Date2000-03-29
GEF Agency Approval Date2000-09-14
Project Completion Date2003-09-30
Project StatusProject Closure
Executing AgencyThe nature Conservancy
DescriptionThe project will identify the priority global diversity sites and catalyze the implementation of conservation action by designing management activities in the following globally significant ecoregions: a) Choco/Darien Tropical forest, b) Eastern Andes Cordillera Real Montane Forest, c) Peruvian Yungas, d) Bolivian Yungas and e) Chaco Savannahs. The project will enable decision- and policymakers to strategically target scarce human and financial resources to areas that have the highest biodiversity values.
Implementation StatusProject completed.
PDF A Amount
25,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
725,000 USD
GEF Grant
750,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
680,000 USD
Project Cost
1,430,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
146,000 USD
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