CBSP-Capacity Building for Regional Coordination of Sustainable Forest Management in the Congo Basin under the GEF Program for the Congo Basin

Project Summary

To strengthen COMIFAC’s capacity for regional coordination in line with the objectives of the Convergence Plan and with specific focus on the GEF Congo Basin Strategic Program

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Medium-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
The World Bank
Executing Agencies
COMIFAC (Central African Forest Commission)
GEF Period:
GEF - 4
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
50,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
815,000 USD
Co-financing Total
3,026,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
81,500 USD
Total Cost 3,891,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
10 Apr 2009
Preparation Grant Approved
14 Oct 2009
Concept Approved
08 Jul 2009
Project Approved for Implementation
27 May 2011
Project closed
31 Dec 2014