CBSP- Integrated management of mangrove and associated wetlands and coastal forests ecosystems of the Republic of Congo

Project Summary

To strengthen the conservation of biodiversity and reduce degradation in Congo’s mangrove ecosystems through: (i) strengthening the legal and institutional framework; (ii) increasing the knowledge and availability of information on trends, status and threats to the mangrove ecosystems in order to inform decision-making; and (iii) building capacity for sustainable management of mangrove resources at the community level.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Medium-size Project
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
Food and Agriculture Organization
Executing Agencies
Direction générale de l'environnement (DGE); Direction générale de l'économie forestière (DGEF), Délégation générale de la recherche scientifique et technologique (DGRST); International Tropical Timber Organisation (IT
GEF Period:
GEF - 4
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
60,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
950,000 USD
Co-financing Total
2,394,200 USD
GEF Agency Fees
95,000 USD
Total Cost 3,404,200.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
04 Sep 2009
Preparation Grant Approved
08 Jan 2010
Concept Approved
08 Sep 2009
Project Approved for Implementation
18 Mar 2012
Project closed
24 Sep 2019