Conservation Priority-Setting for the Upper Guinea Forest Ecosystems, West Africa

Project Summary

The project will provide national decision-makers with access to accurate, up-to-date scientific information on the ecosystem's biotic resources, and identify priority conservation actions at the national and regional level. It will strengthen national level capacities, support human resource development, and provide a framework for cross-national collaboration and regional integration. The Conservation Priority-Setting Process will facilitate the integration of scientific data into the formulation of viable, informed actions and strategies which promote effective conservation in this globally critical hotspot for biodiversity.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
536
Project Type
Medium-size Project
Status
Completed
Country
Regional
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
Conservation International
GEF Project Manager

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
0 USD
GEF Project Grant
742,000 USD
Co-financing Total
207,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
0 USD
Total Cost 949,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
08 Dec 1997
Project Approved for Implementation
08 May 1998
Project closed
31 Mar 2001