Biodiversity Conservation

Project Summary

This project will protect representative samples of diverse and threatened ecosystems, and strengthen the government's institutional capacity to protect Bolivian biodiversity. Specific components of the project include support for the organization, implementation and follow-up of a National System of Protected Areas (SNAP) and the establishment of new priority protected areas. In addition, the project will include the development of alternative management systems for the protection of natural resources in buffer zones, the development of monitoring and evaluation systems, and adminstrative support.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
57
Project Type
Full-size Project
Status
Completed
Country
Bolivia
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
The World Bank
Executing Agencies
National Environmental Secretariat/NDPA National Environment Fund (FONAMA)
GEF Period:
Pilot Phase
Approval Fiscal Year:
1992

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
0 USD
GEF Project Grant
4,500,000 USD
Co-financing Total
3,850,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
0 USD
Total Cost 8,350,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
Concept Approved
01 Apr 1992
Project Approved for Implementation
Project closed
31 Dec 1998