Consolidating Costa Rica's Marine Protected Areas (MPAs)

Project Summary

To consolidate Costa Rica’s marine protected areas (MPAs) by increasing their ecological representation and ensuring their effective management and financial sustainability.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
3956
Project Type
Full-size Project
Status
Completed
Country
Costa Rica
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
National System of Conservation Areas (SINAC)/Ministry of Environment, Energy, and Telecommunications (MINAET)
GEF Period:
GEF - 4
Approval Fiscal Year:
2009

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
80,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
1,212,027 USD
Co-financing Total
17,861,500 USD
GEF Agency Fees
121,203 USD
Total Cost 19,153,527.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
09 Apr 2009
Preparation Grant Approved
28 Jul 2009
Concept Approved
30 Jun 2009
Project Approved for Implementation
15 Jun 2011
Project closed
31 Dec 2016