Assessment of Capacity-building Needs for Biodiversity and Participation in the Establishment of a Clearing House Mechanism (CHM) - ADD ON

Project Summary

Objectives: (a) Assessment of training and capacity building specific priority components of the National Biodiversity Action Plan and Strategy in accordance with the GEF Guidelines for Additional Funding of Biodiversity Enabling Activities (Expedited Procedures) issued in February 2000.(b) To establish and operate an information network through the National Biodiversity Clearinghouse Mechanism (CHM), in accordance with CBD Article 18 and CoP Decisions I/3, II/3, III/4, IV/2, V/14, and VI/18.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Enabling Activity
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Environment Programme
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Agriculture, Environment & Hydraulic Resources (MAERH)
GEF Project Manager
Song Li |


Project Preparation Grant Amount
GEF Project Grant
186,900 USD
Co-financing Total
75,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
28,035 USD
Total Cost 261,900.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
07 Sep 2004
Project Approved for Implementation
29 Nov 2004
Project closed