Application of Ridge to Reef Concept for Biodiversity Conservation, and for the Enhancement of Ecosystem Service and Cultural Heritage in Niue

Project Summary

To strengthen conservation and sustainable use of land, water and marine areas and their biodiversity by building on their cultural heritage values through integrated national and community actions

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
Department of Environment (lead), DAFF, Education, Cultural Affairs, Public Works
GEF Period:
GEF - 5
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
140,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
4,194,862 USD
Co-financing Total
11,068,600 USD
GEF Agency Fees
377,538 USD
Total Cost 15,403,462.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
16 Aug 2013
Preparation Grant Approved
05 Feb 2014
Concept Approved
03 Mar 2014
Project Approved for Implementation
04 Apr 2016
Project closed