Implementation of the Strategic Action Programme for the Protection of the Western Indian Ocean from Land-based Sources and Activities (WIO-SAP)

Project Summary

To Reduce Impacts From Land-Based Sources and Activities and Sustainably Manage Critical Coastal-Riverine Ecosytems Through the Implementation of the WIO-SAP Priorities with the Support of Partnerships at National and Regional Levels

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
Nairobi Convention Secretariat, WIO-C Partners: Birdlife International, CORDIO, IUCN, WIOMSA and WWF; COI
GEF Period:
GEF - 5
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
185,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
10,867,000 USD
Co-financing Total
77,686,341 USD
GEF Agency Fees
978,030 USD
Total Cost 88,738,341.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
03 Apr 2012
Preparation Grant Approved
25 Sep 2013
Concept Approved
01 Apr 2013
Project Approved for Implementation
20 Apr 2016
Project closed