Coastal Wetlands Management

Project Summary

Design and implementation of a Coastal Zone Management Plan to protect five environmentally-sensitive and threatened coastal Ramsar sites of global importance for migratory birds. The project includes: (a) monitoring of ecological conditions at the sites; (b) preparation and implementation of site management programs and the training of site managers and wardens; and (c) relocation of a sewage plant outlet that would have discharged into Sakumo Lagoon.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
49
Project Type
Full-size Project
Status
Completed
Country
Ghana
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
The World Bank
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources, Dept of Game and Wildlife; Environmental Protection Agency
GEF Project Manager

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
0 USD
GEF Project Grant
7,200,000 USD
Co-financing Total
1,100,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
0 USD
Total Cost 8,300,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
Concept Approved
01 Dec 1991
Project Approved for Implementation
Project closed
31 Dec 1997