Assessment of Capacity Building Needs and Country Specific Priorities in Biodiversity (add on)

Project Summary

The overall objective of the add-on is to assist the Ministry of Environment in further assessing national capacity building needs, identify specific priorities, analyzing institutional and functional capabilities and determining mechanisms necessary to protect national biodiversity in accordance with the NBSAP recommendations, and the GEF and CoP/CBD guidelines. The add-on assistance also will enable the MoE undertake the consultative process required for preparation of the Second National Report and submission of the report within the limited time allowed by decision V/19 of the CoP/CBD.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Enabling Activity
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Environment
GEF Period:
GEF - 2
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
GEF Project Grant
100,000 USD
Co-financing Total
45,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
15,000 USD
Total Cost 145,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
23 May 2001
Project Approved for Implementation
20 Jun 2001
Project closed