BS: Capacity Building for Biosafety Implementation

Project Summary

: Establish and operationalise Mongolia’s National Biosafety Framework, to assist Mongolia to comply with its obligations as a Party to the Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety so as to be able to undertake safe use of modern biotechnology for sustainable development.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Medium-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Environment Programme
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Nature, Environment and Tourism
GEF Period:
GEF - 4
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
27,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
379,300 USD
Co-financing Total
335,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
37,930 USD
Total Cost 741,300.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
18 May 2009
Preparation Grant Approved
12 Jan 2010
Concept Approved
12 Jan 2010
Project Approved for Implementation
06 Apr 2011
Project closed
30 Apr 2014