Conservation of Medicinal and Herbal Plants

Project Summary

( This review sheet should be read along with the previous review done 11.10.99 and bilaterals held on November 10, 2000).The overall objective of the project is to support the conservation, management, cultivation and sustainable utilization of medicinal and herbal plants in Jordan while ensuring effective in situ protection of threatened habitats and ecosystems.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
The World Bank
Executing Agencies
National Center for Agricultural Research and Technology Transfer (NCARTT)
GEF Period:
GEF - 3
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
350,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
5,000,000 USD
Co-financing Total
9,210,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
535,000 USD
Total Cost 14,560,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
01 Aug 2002
Preparation Grant Approved
29 Mar 2000
Concept Approved
01 Oct 2002
Project Approved for Implementation
19 Mar 2003
Project closed
18 Nov 2010