Global International Waters Assessment (GIWA)

Project Summary

The overall objective of this project is to produce a fully comprehensive and integrated Global International Waters Assessment. The outcome of the project is to provide an overarching structure and framework for deciding on those issues and problems, and those regions, that would receive priority in the GEF International Waters Portfolio.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
584
Project Type
Full-size Project
Status
Completed
Country
Global
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Environment Programme
Executing Agencies
UNEP in collaboration with GESAMP, SCOPE, ACOPS, WWC, ICSU, Regional Intergovernmental Bodies and National Institutions.
GEF Period:
GEF - 1
Approval Fiscal Year:
1998

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
290,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
6,495,000 USD
Co-financing Total
6,670,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
0 USD
Total Cost 13,455,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
Preparation Grant Approved
19 Dec 1996
Concept Approved
01 Nov 1997
Project Approved for Implementation
01 Feb 1999
Project closed
30 Jun 2006