Delivering Sustainable Environmental, Social and Economic Benefits in West Africa through Good Governance, Correct Incentives and Innovation

Project Summary

Strengthen fisheries governance, management and value chains, through the implementation of an ecosystem approach to fisheries, of relevant international instruments and of innovative governance partnerships in three countries in West Africa (Cabo Verde, Cote d’Ivoire and Senegal)

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
Food and Agriculture Organization
Executing Agencies
Government of CPV, CIV, SEN, and the Abidjan Convention Secretariat
GEF Period:
GEF - 6
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
200,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
6,433,027 USD
Co-financing Total
45,551,500 USD
GEF Agency Fees
578,973 USD
Total Cost 52,184,527.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
14 May 2015
Preparation Grant Approved
20 May 2015
Concept Approved
04 Jun 2015
Project Approved for Implementation
11 May 2017
Project closed