Global Change System for Analysis, Research and Training (START)

Project Summary

START is a system of regional research networks being developed by scientific organizations to build capacity in the climate change field, collect and analyze regional data, and incorporate this data into global modeling efforts. This project focuses on Southeast Asia and Northern Africa as pilot regions for developing region-specific methodologies, establishing regional networks for global change research, and laying the foundation for regional research centres.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
378
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
GEF Period:
Pilot Phase
Approval Fiscal Year:
1992

Project Documents

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
0 USD
GEF Project Grant
4,093,720 USD
Co-financing Total
3,000,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
0 USD
Total Cost 7,093,720.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
Concept Approved
01 May 1992
Project Approved for Implementation
Project closed
29 Mar 2006