Mainstreaming Biodiversity Conservation in Tourism Sector Development in Jordan

Project Summary

Biodiversity Conservation Objectives are Effectively Mainstreamed and Advanced into and through tourism sector development in Jordan

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 Tourism and Antiquities (MoTA)
GEF Project Manager
Jaime Cavelier |


Project Preparation Grant Amount
100,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
2,700,000 USD
Co-financing Total
8,710,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
270,000 USD
Total Cost 11,510,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
10 Aug 2011
Preparation Grant Approved
21 Nov 2011
Concept Approved
01 Nov 2011
Project Approved for Implementation
28 May 2013
Project closed