Forest Biodiversity Protection

Project Summary

The project has initiated programs to conserve the biodiversity of key endangered forests and is providing institutional support to the Ministry of Environment, Natural Resources and Forests to undertake biodiversity conservation management activities. Innovative features include the establishment of a gene bank and arboreta to protect genetic diversity and to provide plants for reforestation in areas degraded by pollution.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
539
Project Type
Full-size Project
Status
Completed
Country
Poland
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
The World Bank
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Environment Protection, Natural Resources and Forestry
GEF Period:
Pilot Phase
Approval Fiscal Year:
1991

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
0 USD
GEF Project Grant
4,500,000 USD
Co-financing Total
1,700,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
0 USD
Total Cost 6,200,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
Concept Approved
01 May 1991
Project Approved for Implementation
Project closed
31 Dec 1995