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BS: Support for the Implementation of the National Biosafety Framework for Syria

Project Summary

The Overall Goal of Syrian implementation of National Biosafety Framework project is that by the end of this project, Syria has in place a comprehensive, workable and transparent national biosafety framework, in line with its national needs and priorities as well as its international obligations.

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 Environment
GEF Period:
GEF - 4
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
33,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
875,000 USD
Co-financing Total
953,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
87,500 USD
Total Cost 1,861,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
08 Sep 2009
Preparation Grant Approved
30 Sep 2009
Concept Approved
30 Sep 2009
Project Approved for Implementation
28 Oct 2010
Project closed