Madagascar's Network of Managed Resource Protected Areas

Project Summary

To expand the PA system of Madagascar by developing a sub-network of managed resource protected areas in represented ecological landscapes, co-managed by local government and communities and integrated into regional development frameworks.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Environment and Forests, assisted by NGOs Fanamby, ASITY, Missouri Bontanical Garden, World Wildlife fund (WWF) and others
GEF Project Manager
Jaime Cavelier |


Project Preparation Grant Amount
150,390 USD
GEF Project Grant
6,000,000 USD
Co-financing Total
9,075,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
600,000 USD
Total Cost 15,225,390.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
20 May 2008
Preparation Grant Approved
13 Feb 2009
Concept Approved
01 Jun 2008
Project Approved for Implementation
03 Nov 2010
Project closed
31 Aug 2014