Final Consolidation and Conservation of Azraq Wetlands and Dana Wildlands by RSCN to Address New Pressures

Project Summary

Present project aims to consolidate the pilot phase project JOR/92/G31 - Conservation of Dana and Azraq Protected Areas to address the new threat (unforeseen at the time of project preparation in 1992/1993) and pressures brought about by the Peace Accord in the Dana and Mujib Reserves (as strategic nodes in the Rift Valley ecosystem) and the Azraq Wetland Reserves.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
235
Project Type
Full-size Project
Status
Completed
Country
Jordan
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
Royal Scientific for Conservation of Nature
GEF Period:
GEF - 1
Approval Fiscal Year:
1997

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
0 USD
GEF Project Grant
1,949,000 USD
Co-financing Total
750,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
0 USD
Total Cost 2,699,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
Concept Approved
01 Aug 1996
Project Approved for Implementation
18 Jan 1997
Project closed
26 Feb 2012