Conservation of Globally Important Biodiversity and Associated Land and Forest Resources of Western Tian Shan Forest Mountain Ecosystems to Support Sustainable Livelihoods

Project Summary

To promote a landscape approach to protection of internationally important biodiversity, and land and forest resources in the Western Tian Shan mountains in Kyrgyzstan

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
Kyrgyz Republic
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
State Agency for Environment Protection and Forestry (SAEPF)
GEF Period:
GEF - 6
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
121,013 USD
GEF Project Grant
3,988,575 USD
Co-financing Total
24,519,183 USD
GEF Agency Fees
378,915 USD
Total Cost 28,628,771.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
14 Aug 2014
Preparation Grant Approved
28 Apr 2015
Concept Approved
01 Jun 2015
Project Approved for Implementation
26 Dec 2016
Project closed