Amazon Region Protected Areas Program Phase 2

Project Summary

The Global Environmental Objective is the same as the Project Development Objective (PDO), which is to expand and consolidate the protected areas system in the Brazilian Amazon region and to strengthen mechanisms for its financial sustainability.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
The World Bank
Executing Agencies
KfW Entwicklungsbank, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Technische Zusammenarbeit (GTZ), WWF (World Wide Fund for Nature – the WWF Global Network, through WWF-Brasil), Fundo Brasileiro para a Biodiversidade (Funbio), Government of Brazil, through the Ministry of Environment (MMA), Instituto Chico Mendes de Conservação da Biodiversidade (ICMBio), Brazilian Amazon States (Acre, Amapá, Amazonas, Mato Grosso, Pará, Rondônia, Roraima and Tocantins)
GEF Period:
GEF - 4
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
GEF Project Grant
15,890,000 USD
Co-financing Total
70,000,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
1,589,000 USD
Total Cost 85,890,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
04 Sep 2009
Concept Approved
31 Mar 2010
Project Approved for Implementation
20 Dec 2011
Project closed
31 Jul 2017