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Management of Chimborazo's Natural Resources

Project Summary

to conserve and sustainably manage the Chimborazo’s páramos and the biodiversity of the mountain ecosystems and to improve local livelihoods through strengthening of necessary policy, legal and institutional frameworks and local awareness, capacities and incentives for participation in planning and sustainable natural resource management

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
Food and Agriculture Organization
Executing Agencies
Government of the Province of Chimborazo
GEF Period:
GEF - 4
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
100,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
3,870,000 USD
Co-financing Total
6,441,600 USD
GEF Agency Fees
397,000 USD
Total Cost 10,411,600.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
20 Oct 2006
Preparation Grant Approved
05 Jul 2007
Concept Approved
01 Nov 2007
Project Approved for Implementation
10 Jan 2011
Project closed
17 Oct 2019