Demonstrating Sustainable Conservation of Biodiversity in Four Protected Areas in Russia's Kamchatka Oblast, Phase 2

Project Summary

The project goal is to secure the globally significant biodiversity values of the Kamchatka Peninsula. Its immediate objective is to demonstrate approaches for sustainable and replicable conservation of biodiversity in four different existing protected areas as a model for a sustainable system of protected areas in Kamchatka.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
Russian Federation
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Natural Resources of the Russian Federation
GEF Period:
GEF - 3
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
GEF Project Grant
5,500,000 USD
Co-financing Total
9,925,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
496,000 USD
Total Cost 15,425,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
01 Sep 2004
Concept Approved
01 Nov 2004
Project Approved for Implementation
29 Apr 2005
Project closed
31 Mar 2011