Kerinci Seblat Integrated Conservation and Development

Project Summary

The project will secure the future of Kerinci-Seblat National Park (KSNP) by integrating park management and conservation with local and regional development. Park mgt./protection will be strengthened, based on collaborative linkages with buffer-zone communities, and local NGOs and govts. The project will stabilize land use outside KSNP by promoting activities consistent with park conservation objectives, and by improving local land use to relieve pressure on KSNP. Biodiversity assessments in forest concessions surrounding the park will assist better mgt. of a permanent buffer zone in these areas. The project will strengthen regulatory guidelines for inter-provincial, regional planning; improve local and govt. conservation awareness, provide training and extension to villagers, park and local govt. staff.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
99
Project Type
Full-size Project
Status
Completed
Country
Indonesia
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
The World Bank
Executing Agencies
BAPPENAS; Ministry of Forestry
GEF Project Manager

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
0 USD
GEF Project Grant
13,500,000 USD
Co-financing Total
25,500,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
0 USD
Total Cost 39,000,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
Concept Approved
03 May 1995
Project Approved for Implementation
05 Jan 1996
Project closed
30 Sep 2002