Conservation and Sustainable Use of Dryland Agro-Biodiversity of the Fertile Crescent

Project Summary

The overall, long term global objective of the project is to ensure the continuous availability of agro-biodiversity in the Fertile Crescent that is essential, not only to the sustainable development of agriculture in that region, but also for global food security and production.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
400
Project Type
Full-size Project
Status
Completed
Country
Regional
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
The International Center for Agri. Research in the Dry Areas
GEF Period:
GEF - 1
Approval Fiscal Year:
1998

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
52,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
8,124,000 USD
Co-financing Total
29,598,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
0 USD
Total Cost 37,774,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
Preparation Grant Approved
01 Nov 1997
Concept Approved
01 Nov 1997
Project Approved for Implementation
08 Oct 1998
Project closed
31 Dec 2003