Maintaining and Increasing Carbon Stocks in Agro-silvopastoral Systems in Rural Communities of the Selva Zoque - Sumidero Canyon Complex as a Climate Change Mitigation Strategy.

Project Summary

To Maintain and Increase Carbon Stocks (Through Avoiding Deforestation in Natural Ecosystems) and to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Increase Carbon Sequestration (Adopting Sustainable Management Practices in Agro-Pastoral Systems) in the Selva Zoque – Sumidero Canyon Complex.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Medium-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
Conservation International
Executing Agencies
Cooperativa Ambio S.C. de R.L. (AMBIO), Comisión Nacional de Áreas Naturales Protegidas (CONANP)
GEF Period:
GEF - 5
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
45,872 USD
GEF Project Grant
1,009,174 USD
Co-financing Total
3,962,462 USD
GEF Agency Fees
90,826 USD
Total Cost 5,017,508.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
11 Mar 2014
Preparation Grant Approved
09 Jun 2014
Concept Approved
09 Jun 2014
Project Approved for Implementation
30 Aug 2015
Project closed