Conservation and Sustainable Use of the Biodiversity of Socotra Archipelago

Project Summary

The focus of the project will be the development and implementation of a management plan which will integrate conservation and sustainable use of the outstanding endemic biodiversity of Socotra Archipelago, with development objectives. This project will work closely with a UNDP Country Programme project focussing on social development and basic infrastructure for the local communities.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
223
Project Type
Full-size Project
Status
Completed
Country
Yemen
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
Government of the Republic of Yemen and UNOPS
GEF Project Manager

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
25,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
4,944,700 USD
Co-financing Total
8,013,200 USD
GEF Agency Fees
0 USD
Total Cost 12,982,900.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
Preparation Grant Approved
01 Oct 1996
Concept Approved
01 Oct 1996
Project Approved for Implementation
08 Mar 1997
Project closed
30 Apr 2002