BS Capacity Building on Biosafety for Implementation of the Cartagena Protocol - Phase II under the Biosafety Program

Project Summary

To strengthen the biosafety management system in India with special emphasis on Risk Assessmnet and Management, Handling, Transport, Packaging and Identification of LMOs, Socio Economic Considerations and Public awareness, to ensure adequate protection of human health and biodiversity from potential harm arising from all LMO-related activities.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
3751
Project Type
Full-size Project
Status
Completed
Country
India
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Environment Programme
Executing Agencies
Union Ministry of Environment and Forest, Government of India
GEF Project Manager
Jaime Cavelier | jcavelier@thegef.org

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
0 USD
GEF Project Grant
2,727,273 USD
Co-financing Total
6,000,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
272,727 USD
Total Cost 8,727,273.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
29 Aug 2008
Concept Approved
01 Jan 2009
Project Approved for Implementation
19 Aug 2011
Project closed
01 May 2016