Applying Landscape and Sustainable Land Management (L-SLM) for Mitigating Land Degradation and Contributing to Poverty Reduction in Rural Areas

Project Summary

: to support integration of good Landscape and Sustainable Land Management (L-SLM) principles and practices into national policy and institutional framework to ensure adoption of economically viable practices by rural communities.

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
Ministry of Environment Protection of Georgia through Regional Environment Centre (REC) for the Caucasus
GEF Period:
GEF - 5
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
45,662 USD
GEF Project Grant
923,484 USD
Co-financing Total
3,652,968 USD
GEF Agency Fees
87,731 USD
Total Cost 4,622,114.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
30 Apr 2014
Preparation Grant Approved
19 May 2014
Concept Approved
19 May 2014
Project Approved for Implementation
15 Feb 2016
Project closed