Assessment of Soil Organic Carbon Stocks and Change at National Scales

Project Summary

To improve national assessment methodologies relating to land use options and UNFCCC requirements, and to support core activities of the GEF Integrated Ecosystem Management Operational Programme and IPCC by developing and demonstrating generic tools which quantify the impact of land management and climate scenarios on carbon sequestration in soils.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
1378
Project Type
Medium-size Project
Status
Completed
Country
Global
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Environment Programme
Executing Agencies
International Development Centre of the University of Reading, UK,
GEF Period:
GEF - 2
Approval Fiscal Year:
2002

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
0 USD
GEF Project Grant
978,000 USD
Co-financing Total
1,024,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
146,000 USD
Total Cost 2,002,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
02 Jul 2001
Project Approved for Implementation
19 Dec 2001
Project closed
30 Sep 2005