Mainstreaming the Multilateral Environmental Agreements into the Country's Environmental Legislation

Project Summary

The project’s overall goal is to enhance Nicaragua's capacity for global environmental management through effective application of environmental legislation at the national and local level, and the training of key actors in the compliance with signed and ratified international agreements.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Medium-size Project
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
UNDP/Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources (MARENA)
GEF Project Manager
Danielius Pivoriunas |


Project Preparation Grant Amount
35,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
465,000 USD
Co-financing Total
133,700 USD
GEF Agency Fees
50,000 USD
Total Cost 633,700.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
17 Feb 2006
Preparation Grant Approved
11 Jan 2006
Project Approved for Implementation
26 Aug 2008
Project closed
31 Dec 2011