Mainstreaming Agro-biodiversity Conservation into the Farming Systems of Ethiopia

Project Summary

Project Objective: To provide farming communities with incentives (policies, capacity, markets and knowledge) to mainstream Conservation of agro-biodiversity, including crop wild relatives into the farming systems of Ethiopia


Project Preparation Grant Amount
150,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
3,863,600 USD
Co-financing Total
4,700,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
386,360 USD
Total Cost 8,713,600.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
08 Sep 2008
Preparation Grant Approved
17 Nov 2008
Concept Approved
01 Nov 2008
Project Approved for Implementation
10 Nov 2010
Project closed
28 Feb 2014