Climate Change Enabling Activity (Additional Financing for Capacity Building in Priority Areas)

Project Summary

These funds are requested to undertake additional activities to fulfill the commitments under the UNFCCC. These interim funds are also requested to help maintain and enhance the capacity of Sri Lankan institutions and experts in anticipation of preparing the Second National Communication on Climate Change in the future. In addition, these activities will help to ensure the continuity of enabling activities as (i) the proposed phase II project will take direction from results of the First National Communication, and (ii) the proposed activities will extend the current knowledge and help to integrate climate change concerns in the country’s planning process.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Enabling Activity
Project Approved
Sri Lanka
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Forestry & Environment
GEF Project Manager
Song Li |


Project Preparation Grant Amount
GEF Project Grant
100,000 USD
Co-financing Total
GEF Agency Fees
15,000 USD
Total Cost 100,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
15 Dec 2000
Project Approved for Implementation
23 Jan 2001
Project closed