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 Details

GEF Project ID
9767
Project Type
Full-size Project
Status
Concept Approved
Country
Regional
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
UNESCO IHP, UNECE
GEF Period:
GEF - 6
Approval Fiscal Year:
2018

Financials

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