National Biodiversity Planning to Support the Implementation of the CBD 2011-2020 Strategic Plan

Project Summary

To integrate Costa Rica’s obligations under the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) into its national development and sectoral planning frameworks through a renewed and participative ‘biodiversity planning’ and strategizing process, in a manner that is in line with the global guidance contained in the CBD’s Strategic Plan for 2011-2020.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Enabling Activity
Project Approved
Costa Rica
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
National Commission of Biodiversity Management (CONAGEBIO)
GEF Project Manager
Andrew Velthaus |


Project Preparation Grant Amount
GEF Project Grant
220,000 USD
Co-financing Total
231,520 USD
GEF Agency Fees
22,000 USD
Total Cost 451,520.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
13 Feb 2012
Project Approved for Implementation
17 Feb 2012
Project closed