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Greening 2014 Sochi Olympics: A Strategy and Action Plan for the Greening Legacy

Project Summary

To produce a Greening Strategy and Action Plan for the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi. The project will develop greening recommendations and action plans in six specific sectors. By introducing an early CC planning the project will help set up "carbon neutral" event and unleash the potential for GHG emissions reduction during preparation to and convening the Sochi Olympics. In doing so the MSP project will come up with an integrated programmatic approach (a set of project proposals) for the Greening of Sochi Olympics.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Medium-size Project
Russian Federation
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
Ministry of natural resources and environment of the RF
GEF Period:
GEF - 4
Approval Fiscal Year:

Project Documents

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Project Preparation Grant Amount
55,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
900,000 USD
Co-financing Total
13,517,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
90,000 USD
Total Cost 14,472,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
27 Jul 2009
Preparation Grant Approved
15 Sep 2009
Concept Approved
15 Sep 2009
Project Approved for Implementation
09 Dec 2010
Project closed
25 Aug 2016