Climate-smart Livestock Production and Land Restoration in the Uruguayan Rangelands

Project Summary

To mitigate climate change and to restore degraded lands through the promotion of climate-smart practices in the livestock sector, with focus in family farming.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
9153
Project Type
Full-size Project
Status
Concept Approved
Country
Uruguay
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
Food and Agriculture Organization
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Livestock, Agriculture and Fisheries (MGAP); National Institute of Agricultural Research (INIA); Uruguayan Federation of Regional Centres of Agricultural Experimentation (FUCREA)
GEF Period:
GEF - 6
Approval Fiscal Year:
2016

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
100,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
2,091,781 USD
Co-financing Total
12,030,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
198,719 USD
Total Cost 14,221,781.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
10 Jun 2015
Preparation Grant Approved
04 May 2016
Concept Approved
01 Jun 2016
Project Approved for Implementation
Project closed