Implementing the Strategic Action Programme for the South China Sea

Project Summary

To assist countries in meeting the targets of the approved Strategic Action Programme (SAP) for the marine and coastal environment of the South China Sea (SCS) through implementation of the National Action Plans in support of the SAP, and strengthening regional co-ordination for SCS SAP implementation.

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
Secretariat for the Coordinating Body of the Seas of East Asia (COBSEA)
GEF Period:
GEF - 5
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
300,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
15,000,000 USD
Co-financing Total
83,451,948 USD
GEF Agency Fees
1,350,000 USD
Total Cost 98,751,948.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
13 Aug 2013
Preparation Grant Approved
01 Apr 2014
Concept Approved
01 May 2014
Project Approved for Implementation
03 Nov 2016
Project closed