MENARID: Second Natural Resources Management Project

Project Summary

to improve the living conditions of rural communities in three governorates in terms of access to basic infrastructure and services, sustainable income increase, and improved natural resource management practices by fostering an integrated approach to community-based development.The Project Development Objective is to improve the living conditions of rural communities in three governorates in terms of access to basic infrastructure and services, sustainable income increase, and improved natural resource management practices by fostering an integrated approach to community-based development.The Global Environment Objective is to reduce the threat of land degradation and climate change to vulnerable agricultural production systems in the target areas while developing options to address land-based pollution affecting the Mediterranean Sea.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
3669
Project Type
Full-size Project
Status
Completed
Country
Tunisia
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
The World Bank
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Agriculture and Water Resources (MARH), National Sewerage and Sanitation Agency (ONAS), General Directorate of Rural Engineering (DGGRE) and General Directorate of Environment and Quality of Life (DGEQV)
GEF Period:
GEF - 4
Approval Fiscal Year:
2009

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
0 USD
GEF Project Grant
9,726,000 USD
Co-financing Total
57,900,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
518,100 USD
Total Cost 67,626,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
26 Feb 2008
Concept Approved
01 Sep 2008
Project Approved for Implementation
11 May 2010
Project closed
31 Dec 2015