Achieving Biodiversity Conservation through Creation, Effective Management and Spatial Designation of Protected Areas and Capacity Building

Project Summary

To support the expansion of the Protected Areas (PA) system in Bosnia and &Herzegovina and build capacities for effective management of biodiversity (SEPAS/BCEMB Bosnia & Herzegovina)

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Medium-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Environment Programme
Executing Agencies
Federal Ministry of Environment and TourismMinistry of Spatial Planning, Construction and Ecology of Republika Srpska
GEF Period:
GEF - 6
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
45,662 USD
GEF Project Grant
1,397,260 USD
Co-financing Total
13,548,200 USD
GEF Agency Fees
132,740 USD
Total Cost 14,991,122.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
16 Oct 2014
Preparation Grant Approved
08 Jul 2015
Concept Approved
08 Jul 2015
Project Approved for Implementation
13 Jul 2016
Project closed