Integrated Management of the Yallahs River and Hope River Watersheds

Project Summary

Improve the conservation and management of biodiversity and the provision of ecosystem services in the Yallahs River and Hope River watersheds.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
Inter-American Development Bank
Executing Agencies
Office of the Prime Minister (OPM) (Lead), with NationalEnvironment & Planning Agency (NEPA), PlanningInstitute of Jamaica (PIOJ), Forestry Department (FD),Water Resources Authority (WRA), National IrrigationCommission (NIC), Ministry of Agriculture & RuralAgricultural Development Authority (RADA),
GEF Period:
GEF - 5
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
151,400 USD
GEF Project Grant
3,909,441 USD
Co-financing Total
8,872,357 USD
GEF Agency Fees
390,944 USD
Total Cost 12,933,198.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
03 Feb 2011
Preparation Grant Approved
27 Apr 2011
Concept Approved
01 May 2011
Project Approved for Implementation
20 Nov 2013
Project closed