Integrated Ecosystem and Wildlife Management Project in Bolikhamxay Province

Project Summary

The overall goal of the project is to conserve internationally significant biodiversity found in Bolikhamxay Province. This goal will be reached via three objectives:1) Increase the capacity of national and provincial staff to design, implement, and monitor the effectiveness of wildlife conservation activities;2) Increase the extent of implementation and monitoring of conservation activities by national, provincial, district staff and villagers in Bolikhamxay Province protected areas;3) Increase the local constituency around the Nam Kading NPA and the PPAs that practice sustainable natural resource use.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Medium-size Project
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
The World Bank
Executing Agencies
Wildlife Conservation Society
GEF Period:
GEF - 3
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
25,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
974,025 USD
Co-financing Total
613,575 USD
GEF Agency Fees
146,000 USD
Total Cost 1,612,600.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
29 Aug 2002
Preparation Grant Approved
10 Sep 2002
Project Approved for Implementation
28 Jan 2005
Project closed
31 Jan 2010