Integrated Management of Cedar Forests in Lebanon in Cooperation with other Mediterranean Countries

Project Summary

The project will contribute to the management of cedar forests and their protection from serious insect pests. The primary focus of this project will be on determining the causes of appearance of Cephalcia tannourinensis in the Tannourine-Hadath el-Jebbeh Cedars Forst and determining means to prevent its spread to other countriesin the region.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Medium-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Environment Programme
Executing Agencies
The Lebanese Ministry of Environment
GEF Period:
GEF - 3
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
25,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
530,500 USD
Co-financing Total
629,500 USD
GEF Agency Fees
146,000 USD
Total Cost 1,185,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
08 Apr 2002
Preparation Grant Approved
10 Nov 2000
Project Approved for Implementation
14 Jan 2003
Project closed
01 Sep 2007