Global Alternatives to Slash and Burn Agriculture Phase II

Project Summary

The long term goal of this project is to reduce global warming, conserve biodiversity, and alleviate poverty in the tropical forest margins by promoting the development of alternatives to slash and burn agriculture that are ecologically sound, economically viable, and culturally acceptable.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
277
Project Type
Full-size Project
Status
Completed
Country
Global
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
UNOPS with ICRAF
GEF Project Manager

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
0 USD
GEF Project Grant
3,000,000 USD
Co-financing Total
3,370,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
0 USD
Total Cost 6,370,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
Concept Approved
01 May 1995
Project Approved for Implementation
04 Jun 1996
Project closed
01 Jun 1998