BS Implementation of the National Biosafety Framework

Project Summary

To assist Bangladesh to implement the National Biosafety Framework in compliance with the Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety through enhancing the existing capacity on Biosafety at the Institutional, Individual and Systemic levels in Bangladesh, as well as to address national needs and priorities.

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
Department of Environment, Ministry of Environment and Forests
GEF Period:
GEF - 4
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
25,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
884,090 USD
Co-financing Total
533,300 USD
GEF Agency Fees
88,409 USD
Total Cost 1,442,390.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
25 Jun 2009
Preparation Grant Approved
11 Jan 2010
Concept Approved
11 Jan 2010
Project Approved for Implementation
10 Jul 2012
Project closed