Conservation and Management of Habitats and Species, and Sustainable Community Use of Biodiversity in Dinder National Park

Project Summary

The project aims at the preservation of biodiversity in the Dinder National Park by encouraging species conservation and the sustainable use of resources through the integration of local communities in the utilization and management of the natural resources of the park. In addition the project aims at maintaining the park as a coherent eco-system which will act as a perpetual reservoir of gene pool and species diversity in an area where nature conservation is threatened by large scale development schemes, various sources of resource misuse, drought and land degradation.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
534
Project Type
Medium-size Project
Status
Completed
Country
Sudan
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
Wildlife Conservation General Administration
GEF Project Manager

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
0 USD
GEF Project Grant
750,000 USD
Co-financing Total
1,100,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
0 USD
Total Cost 1,850,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
13 Mar 1998
Project Approved for Implementation
25 Jun 1998
Project closed
31 Dec 2002