Integrated Management of Marine and Coastal Resources in Puntarenas

Project Summary

To promote the integrated planning and management of marine and costal ecosystems in the Multiple-Use MarineAreas (MUMAs) Golfo de Nicoya and Pacífico Sur (Puntarena Province), with the goal of conserving importantbiodiversity, maintaining the provision of crucial ecosystem services, and providing a basis for sustainable socioeconomicdevelopment through tourism, artisanal fishing and other income generating activities at the local scale.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Costa Rica
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
Inter-American Development Bank
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Environment and Energy (MINAE)
GEF Period:
GEF - 4
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
275,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
3,000,000 USD
Co-financing Total
8,813,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
327,500 USD
Total Cost 12,088,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
20 Oct 2006
Preparation Grant Approved
14 Mar 2007
Concept Approved
01 Nov 2009
Project Approved for Implementation
21 Jan 2010
Project closed
10 Nov 2016