Building Partnerships to Assist Developing Countries Minimize the Impacts from Aquatic Biofouling (GloFouling Partnerships)

Project Summary

To build capacity in developing countries for implementing the IMO and other relevant guidelines for biofouling management and to catalyze overall reductions in the transboundary introduction of biofouling-mediated invasive aquatic species with additional benefits in the reduction of GHG emissions from global shipping

Project Details

GEF Project ID
9605
Project Type
Full-size Project
Status
Concept Approved
Country
Global
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
IMO
GEF Period:
GEF - 6
Approval Fiscal Year:
2017

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
300,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
6,980,000 USD
Co-financing Total
33,300,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
663,100 USD
Total Cost 40,580,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
26 Jul 2016
Preparation Grant Approved
02 May 2017
Concept Approved
01 May 2017
Project Approved for Implementation
Project closed