A Landscape Approach to the Conservation of Threatened Mountain Ecosystems

Project Summary

The Cuban Protected Areas System incorporates a landscape approach to management, strengthening the effectiveness of PAs as nuclei for the conservation of globally important species and ecosystems

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Science, Technology and Environment (CITMA) and Ministry of Agriculture (MINAG)
GEF Period:
GEF - 5
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
99,875 USD
GEF Project Grant
7,481,944 USD
Co-financing Total
58,336,630 USD
GEF Agency Fees
748,194 USD
Total Cost 65,918,449.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
12 Mar 2012
Preparation Grant Approved
30 Mar 2012
Concept Approved
01 Jun 2012
Project Approved for Implementation
14 Jul 2014
Project closed