National Biodiversity Mainstreaming and Institutional Consolidation Project

Project Summary

The overall objective of the proposed project is to promote mainstreaming of biodiversity and institutional consolidation at national level. The specific objectives are: - to mainstream the conservation and sustainable use of biodiversity into select economic sectors at federal and state government levels; - to mainstream the conservation and sustainable use of biodiversity in the private sector;- to support the consolidation and strengthening of Brazilian institutions working on the development and implementation of biodiversity policy;- to provide critical biodiversity information for policymaking through the monitoring of trends in biodiversity components and the assessment of the sustainability of production and consumption of biodiversity goods and services.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
The World Bank
Executing Agencies
Ministry of the Environment (MMA), Brazilian Biodiversity Fund (FUNBIO)
GEF Period:
GEF - 3
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
GEF Project Grant
22,000,000 USD
Co-financing Total
75,000,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
1,980,000 USD
Total Cost 97,000,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
08 Apr 2005
Concept Approved
01 Nov 2005
Project Approved for Implementation
20 Dec 2007
Project closed
31 Dec 2014