Conservation of Globally Significant Biodiversity in Agricultural Landscapes through Conservation Farming

Project Summary

The objective of the project is to identify and evaluate the ecological costs and benefits of different farming practices/management strategies; to devleop and compare ecological economic models for farming strategies; and to evaluate the role of conservation farming as part of national and regional strategies to conserve biological diversity.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
17
Project Type
Medium-size Project
Status
Completed
Country
South Africa
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
The World Bank
Executing Agencies
National Botanical Institute, South Africa
GEF Period:
GEF - 2
Approval Fiscal Year:
2000

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
0 USD
GEF Project Grant
750,000 USD
Co-financing Total
0 USD
GEF Agency Fees
0 USD
Total Cost 750,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
Project Approved for Implementation
13 Jul 1999
Project closed
31 Aug 2004