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Implementation of the Strategic Plan of Ecuador Mainland Marine and Coastal Protected Areas Network

Project Summary

To substantially improve the conservation and sustainable use of marine and coastal biodiversity through an effective coastal and marine protected areas network in mainland Ecuador

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
Conservation International
Executing Agencies
Undersecretary of Marine and Coastal Management (MAE), CI-Ecuador
GEF Period:
GEF - 6
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
150,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
5,813,303 USD
Co-financing Total
33,739,690 USD
GEF Agency Fees
523,197 USD
Total Cost 39,702,993.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
11 Jan 2016
Preparation Grant Approved
15 Mar 2016
Concept Approved
01 Apr 2016
Project Approved for Implementation
07 Nov 2017
Project closed