Establish a Network of National Important Agricultural Heritage Sites (NIAHS)

Project Summary

Conservation of agrobiodiversity in Chile through the establishment of Nationally Important Heritage Systems (NIAHS) in the Alto Andino and Cordillera Pehuenche macrozones, through the application of a Globally Important Heritage System (GIAHS) approach in a manner consistent with national and local development plans and the provision of local, national and global environmental benefits.

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
Ministry of Agriculture (ODEPA-INDAP)
GEF Period:
GEF - 6
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
150,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
3,046,347 USD
Co-financing Total
22,221,221 USD
GEF Agency Fees
289,403 USD
Total Cost 25,417,568.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
13 Mar 2015
Preparation Grant Approved
11 Mar 2016
Concept Approved
01 Apr 2016
Project Approved for Implementation
07 Nov 2017
Project closed