Integrated Management of Jigme Dorji National Park

Project Summary

This is a full project supporting the Royal Government of Bhutan in strengthening the integrated management of Jigme Dorji National Park, Bhutan's largest and one of the most diverse protected areas containing globally significant biodiversity. The project will be implemented according to two components. The first will strengthen Park management and the second will involve the incorporation of local communities within the Park in implementing a Community Natural Resource Management Plan.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
192
Project Type
Full-size Project
Status
Completed
Country
Bhutan
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
Royal Government of Bhutan Forestry Services Division, Ministry of AgricultureForest Services Division (FSD)Ministry of Agriculture (MOA)
GEF Project Manager

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
0 USD
GEF Project Grant
1,497,682 USD
Co-financing Total
1,030,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
0 USD
Total Cost 2,527,682.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
Concept Approved
01 Oct 1996
Project Approved for Implementation
21 Jul 1997
Project closed
29 May 2002