Mainstreaming Biodiversity Conservation and Sustainable Land Management (SLM) into Development Planning: Making Environmental Land Use Planning (ELUP) Operational in Argentina

Project Summary

Generate multiple biodiversity and land degradation benefits by developing a system of policy, economic, financial and technical instruments and governance mechanisms for environmental land use planning (ELUP) to mainstream socioeconomic and environmental evaluation of ecosystem goods and services (ES&G) in decision-making at different government levels and sectors

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 the Environment and Sustainable Development (MAyDS) with the collaboration of Provinces
GEF Period:
GEF - 6
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
136,987 USD
GEF Project Grant
8,995,434 USD
Co-financing Total
42,390,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
854,566 USD
Total Cost 51,522,421.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
25 Jul 2016
Preparation Grant Approved
02 May 2017
Concept Approved
01 May 2017
Project Approved for Implementation
13 Dec 2018
Project closed