Advancing Landscape Approaches in Ecuador's National Protected Area System to Improve Conservation of Globally Endangered Wildlife

Project Summary

Ecuador’s PA system applies landscape approaches to increase its effectiveness for conservation of globally important wildlife

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Environment
GEF Project Manager
Mark Zimsky |


Project Preparation Grant Amount
94,983 USD
GEF Project Grant
4,450,472 USD
Co-financing Total
18,765,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
445,047 USD
Total Cost 23,310,455.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
Preparation Grant Approved
07 Mar 2012
Concept Approved
01 Feb 2012
Project Approved for Implementation
19 Aug 2013
Project closed