Managing Together: Integrating Community-centered, Ecosystem-based Approaches into Forestry, Agriculture and Tourism Sectors

Project Summary

Strengthen protection of globally significant biodiversity through mainstreaming of conservation and sustainable practices into land use planning and sectoral decision making in forestry, agriculture and tourism sectors

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Concept Approved
Sri Lanka
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Mahaweli Development and Environment
GEF Period:
GEF - 6
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
100,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
3,346,708 USD
Co-financing Total
29,252,222 USD
GEF Agency Fees
317,937 USD
Total Cost 32,698,930.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
13 Jan 2016
Preparation Grant Approved
30 Oct 2017
Concept Approved
01 Nov 2017
Project Approved for Implementation
Project closed