Integrating Water, Land and Ecosystems Management in Caribbean Small Island Developing States (IWEco)

Project Summary

to contribute to the preservation of Caribbean ecosystems that are of global significance and the sustainability of livelihoods through the application of existing proven technologies and approaches that are appropriate for small island developing states through improved fresh and coastal water resources management, sustainable land management and sustainable forest management that also seek to enhance resilience of socio-ecological systems to the impacts of climate change.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Environment Programme
Executing Agencies
CEHI; CAR/RCU; CAR/RCU LBS Regional Activity Centres–MA and CIMAB
GEF Period:
GEF - 5
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
299,500 USD
GEF Project Grant
20,722,571 USD
Co-financing Total
118,006,108 USD
GEF Agency Fees
2,044,860 USD
Total Cost 139,028,179.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
30 Mar 2012
Preparation Grant Approved
21 Jun 2013
Concept Approved
01 Jun 2012
Project Approved for Implementation
15 Apr 2015
Project closed