International Assessment of Agricultural Science and Technology for Development (IAASTD)

Project Summary

The proposed International Assessment of Agricultural Science and Technology for Development (IAASTD) is a targeted research project to undertake global and sub-global assessments of the role of agricultural science and technology in reducing hunger and poverty, improving rural livelihoods, and facilitating equitable, environmentally, socially and economically sustainable development.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
2503
Project Type
Full-size Project
Status
Completed
Country
Global
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
The World Bank
Executing Agencies
UNEP, UNDP, FAO, World Bank and UNESCO
GEF Period:
GEF - 3
Approval Fiscal Year:
2005

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
350,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
3,000,000 USD
Co-financing Total
7,510,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
302,000 USD
Total Cost 10,860,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
07 Apr 2004
Preparation Grant Approved
14 May 2004
Concept Approved
01 Feb 2005
Project Approved for Implementation
07 Mar 2006
Project closed
30 Jun 2009