Developing Institutional and Legal Capacity to Optimize Information and Monitoring System for Global Environmental Management in Armenia

Project Summary

The goal of the project is to introduce a national integrated and coordinated environmental information management and monitoring system in order to strengthen the environmental information availability and the national environmental reporting capacity of Armenia to fulfil its obligations under the 3 Rio Conventions.The project contributes to the GEF’s strategic priority to enhance capacity for global environmental management by leveraging financial and technical resources to address country needs for capacity to better manage global environmental issues.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Medium-size Project
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Nature Protection (MNP)
GEF Period:
GEF - 4
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
25,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
475,000 USD
Co-financing Total
130,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
50,000 USD
Total Cost 630,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
15 Feb 2005
Preparation Grant Approved
29 Jul 2005
Project Approved for Implementation
26 Feb 2008
Project closed
31 Aug 2012