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Conservation & Management of Pollinators for Sustainable Agriculture through an Ecosystem Approach

Project Summary

The development goal of the project is to conserve, sustainably use and manage pollinators. The project has three principal objectives. The project will(1) develop and implement tools, methodologies, strategies and best management practices for pollinator conservation and sustainable use. (2) build local, national, regional and global capacities to enable the design, planning and implementation of interventions to mitigate pollinator population declines, and establish sustainable pollinator management practices, and (3) promote the co-ordination and integration of activities related to the conservation and sustainable use of pollinators at the international level to enhance global synergies.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Environment Programme
Executing Agencies
FAO (other EA listed under remarks)
GEF Period:
GEF - 4
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
700,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
7,810,682 USD
Co-financing Total
18,647,321 USD
GEF Agency Fees
765,961 USD
Total Cost 27,158,003.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
19 May 2003
Preparation Grant Approved
13 Jun 2003
Concept Approved
01 Jun 2007
Project Approved for Implementation
30 Jul 2008
Project closed