Fouta Djallon Highlands Integrated Natural Resources Management Project (FDH-INRM) (Tranches 1 and 2)

Project Summary

( This review should be read along with earlier review which preceded this review sheet).The objective of the project is the conservation and sustainable use of the international watershed and biodiversity of the Fouta Djallon highlands. The project will build on the experiences of the Fouta Djallon Programme coordinated by ICO-OAU which was aimed at promoting holistic approaches to integrated ecosystem management-based participatory and community-based strategies.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Environment Programme
Executing Agencies
GEF Period:
GEF - 3
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
375,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
11,000,000 USD
Co-financing Total
33,000,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
1,039,860 USD
Total Cost 44,375,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
05 Sep 2000
Preparation Grant Approved
16 Feb 2000
Concept Approved
01 Nov 2005
Project Approved for Implementation
27 Oct 2008
Project closed
31 Dec 2012