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Detail of GEF Project #969

GEF Project ID969
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameSecuring the Environment for Economic Development (SEED)
Focal AreaBiodiversity
Operational Program1; 3
Pipeline Entry Date2001-02-15
PDF-B Approval Date2001-02-15
Approval Date2003-05-16
CEO Endorsement Date2004-06-21
GEF Agency Approval Date2004-07-29
Project Completion Date2011-11-30
Project StatusProject Completion
GEF AgencyWorld Bank
Executing AgencyZambia Wildlife Authority (ZAWA) under the Ministry of Tourism
DescriptionSEED-Biodiversity will contribute to and catalyze SEED-Tourism initiatives to secure the management and conservation of Critical Species and Habitats (IUCN, 1990) that are of key significance to global biodiversity and to Zambia’s economic development. These initiatives will in turn help to mitigate the root cause of biodiversity loss in Zambia - poverty.
Implementation StatusThe Board approved the project on July 29, 2004. Preparation for project implementation is going on. TF number has been assigned for the Grant Agreement.
PDF B Amount
240,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
4,000,000 USD
GEF Grant
4,240,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
11,000,000 USD
Project Cost
15,240,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
413,000 USD
GEF Project (CEO Endo.)
4,000,000 USD
Cofinancing Total (CEO Endo.)
28,150,000 USD
Project Cost (CEO Endo.)
32,390,000 USD
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