CBSP Catalyzing Sustainable Forest Management in the Lake Tele-Lake Tumba (LTLT) Transboundary Wetland Landscape

Project Summary

To conserve biodiversity, ensure sustainable resource use and maintain carbon sink functions in the Congo Basin Swamp Forest and Wetland Landscape around Lake Tele and Lake Tumba

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Forestry, Economy and Environment, Ministry of Tourism and Environment ( ROC) / Ministry of Environment, Nature Conservation, Tourism, Water & Forestry (DRC), WCS
GEF Period:
GEF - 4
Approval Fiscal Year:

Project Documents


Project Preparation Grant Amount
100,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
2,172,726 USD
Co-financing Total
3,040,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
217,272 USD
Total Cost 5,312,726.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
29 Aug 2008
Preparation Grant Approved
06 Jan 2009
Concept Approved
01 Nov 2008
Project Approved for Implementation
12 May 2010
Project closed
30 Jul 2014