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Fostering Multi-country Cooperation over Conjunctive Surface and Groundwater Management in the Bug and Neman Transboundary River Basins and the Underlying Aquifer Systems

Project Summary

The project aims to advance transboundary water governance through the conjunctive management of surface and groundwater in the Central European adjoining Bug and the Neman river basins as a means to improve water security and sustainability of freshwater ecosystem services, balance competing water uses, and mitigate the expected impacts of climate variability and change.


Project Preparation Grant Amount
100,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
2,731,050 USD
Co-financing Total
9,450,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
259,450 USD
Total Cost 12,281,050.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
02 Mar 2017
Preparation Grant Approved
30 Oct 2017
Concept Approved
01 Nov 2017
Project Approved for Implementation
Project closed