Enhancing Sustainability of Protected Area Systems and Stabilizing Agro-production in Adjoining Areas through Improved IAS Management

Project Summary

To prevent new invasions and reduce the current impacts of invasive alien species (IAS) inprotected areas and adjoining agro-ecosystems in Malawi

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Medium-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Environment Programme
Executing Agencies
Environmental Affairs Department, Ministry of Natural Resources, Energy and Mining
GEF Period:
GEF - 6
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
50,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
1,502,511 USD
Co-financing Total
5,164,147 USD
GEF Agency Fees
142,739 USD
Total Cost 6,716,658.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
05 Jul 2016
Preparation Grant Approved
01 Dec 2016
Concept Approved
01 Dec 2016
Project Approved for Implementation
14 Mar 2018
Project closed