Biodiversity Conservation

Project Summary

This project consists of three components: (i) National Strategic Overview (formulation of a national biodiversity strategy, establishment of a biodiversity database/information system, and preparation of guidelines on economic evaluation of biodiversity investments and policies); (ii) Nature Protection (institutional support, training, immediate assistance to critical PAs, and model ecotourism projects); and (iii) Integrated Regional Development/Natural Resource Management in the Lake Baikal Region.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
90
Project Type
Full-size Project
Status
Completed
Country
Russian Federation
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
The World Bank
Executing Agencies
Min. of Environmental Protection and Natural Resources; Federal Forest Service
GEF Period:
GEF - 1
Approval Fiscal Year:
1995

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
0 USD
GEF Project Grant
20,100,000 USD
Co-financing Total
0 USD
GEF Agency Fees
0 USD
Total Cost 20,100,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
Concept Approved
01 Dec 1994
Project Approved for Implementation
01 Dec 1994
Project closed
07 Dec 2005