LME-EA Scaling Up Partnership Investments for Sustainable Development of the Large Marine Ecosystems of East Asia and their Coasts (PROGRAM)

Project Summary

The goal of the program is to promote sustainable development of large marine and coastal ecosystems of the East Asia and Pacific Region and improve livelihoods of local populations by reducing pollution of and promoting sustainable marine fisheries, ICM and ecosystem based management.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Concept Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
The World Bank
Executing Agencies
PEMSEA for the Knowledge Management Project; the University of Queensland for CCRES
GEF Project Manager
Christian Severin | cseverin@thegef.org


Project Preparation Grant Amount
387,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
9,400,000 USD
Co-financing Total
GEF Agency Fees
752,000 USD
Total Cost 9,787,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
02 Sep 2011
Preparation Grant Approved
18 Jun 2012
Concept Approved
01 Nov 2011
Project Approved for Implementation
Project closed