Conservation of Biodiversity through Integrated Collaborative Management in Rekawa, Ussangoda, and Kalametiya Coastal Ecosystems

Project Summary

This MSP aims to ensure the conservation of valuable coastal ecosystems through the development of a collaborative management system which actively involves local communities, NGOs and government agencies

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Medium-size Project
Sri Lanka
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
IUCN - World Conservation Union
GEF Project Manager


Project Preparation Grant Amount
20,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
729,670 USD
Co-financing Total
1,156,366 USD
GEF Agency Fees
146,000 USD
Total Cost 1,906,036.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
28 Dec 1999
Preparation Grant Approved
09 Dec 1998
Project Approved for Implementation
31 Mar 2000
Project closed
31 Jul 2005