Enhancing National Capacities to Manage Invasive Alien Species (IAS) by Implementing the National Strategy on IAS

Project Summary

To safeguard globally significant biodiversity in vulnerable ecosystems by building capacity to prevent, detect, control and manage IAS

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
National Commission for Knowledge and Use of Biodiversity (CONABIO)
GEF Project Manager
Mark Zimsky | mzimsky@thegef.org


Project Preparation Grant Amount
100,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
5,354,545 USD
Co-financing Total
24,216,257 USD
GEF Agency Fees
535,455 USD
Total Cost 29,670,802.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
06 Dec 2011
Preparation Grant Approved
17 Feb 2012
Concept Approved
01 Jun 2012
Project Approved for Implementation
10 Jan 2014
Project closed