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Improving Brazilian Capacity to Conserve and Use Biodiversity through Information Management and Use

Project Summary

To ensure data-driven policy design and implementation by facilitating and mainstreaming biodiversity information into decision-making and policy development processes

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
Ministry of Science and Technology
GEF Period:
GEF - 4
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
100,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
8,172,728 USD
Co-financing Total
20,000,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
827,272 USD
Total Cost 28,272,728.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
14 Jul 2008
Preparation Grant Approved
18 Sep 2008
Concept Approved
01 Nov 2008
Project Approved for Implementation
02 May 2010
Project closed