Conservation and Sustainable Use of Globally Significant Biological Diversity in Khazar Nature Reserve on the Caspian Sea Coast (Resubmission)

Project Summary

This project seeks to strengthen Turkmenistan’s national system of protected areas by demonstrating effective biodiversity conservation in Turkmenistan’s Khazar Nature Reserve (Khazar) on the Caspian Sea coast.The strategy proposed in this project is intended to demonstrate state-of-the-art methods and practices aimed at addressing these issues at the country’s largest protected area Khazar Natures Reserve assess the effectiveness of their application and identify best practices, and then replicate these practices and methods at other sites within the National System of Protected Areas.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
2638
Project Type
Full-size Project
Status
Completed
Country
Turkmenistan
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Nature Protection (MNP)
GEF Period:
GEF - 3
Approval Fiscal Year:
2005

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
0 USD
GEF Project Grant
1,428,600 USD
Co-financing Total
1,598,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
382,000 USD
Total Cost 3,026,600.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
Concept Approved
01 Jun 2005
Project Approved for Implementation
06 Apr 2006
Project closed
23 Sep 2014