Capacity Building for Implementation of the Cartagena Protocol

Project Summary

The major objective of the project proposal is to strengthen the capacity of biosafety regulatory framework, institutions and stakeholder groups in India, for effective implementation of the Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety, including the assessment, management and monitoring of LMOs and their potential risks to environment and human health.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
1628
Project Type
Medium-size Project
Status
Completed
Country
India
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
The World Bank
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Environment and Forests of the Government of India
GEF Project Manager
Avani Vaish |

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
0 USD
GEF Project Grant
1,000,000 USD
Co-financing Total
2,070,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
146,000 USD
Total Cost 3,070,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
24 Jan 2002
Concept Approved
01 May 2003
Project Approved for Implementation
19 Jun 2003
Project closed
30 Jun 2006