National Biodiversity Strategy, Action Plan and First National Report to the CBD

Project Summary

The aim of the project is to assist the country with the ability to formulate and manage sectoral and cross-sectoral programmes to meet the objectives of the Convention on Biological Diversity through a cost effective approach within the context of national sustainable development efforts, and to report to the Convention on progress achieved in implementing agreed commitments. The activities stipulated in this project thus focus specifically on implementing Article 6 of the CBD and on the preparation of the first national report pursuant to Article 26 of the CBD, which were highlighted as programme priorities by the second meeting of the COP in its Decisions II/7 and II/17.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
155
Project Type
Enabling Activity
Status
Completed
Country
Gambia
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Environment Programme
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Agriculture and Natural Resources
GEF Period:
GEF - 1
Approval Fiscal Year:
1997

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
0 USD
GEF Project Grant
243,000 USD
Co-financing Total
0 USD
GEF Agency Fees
0 USD
Total Cost 243,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
Project Approved for Implementation
17 Oct 1996
Project closed
13 Dec 1998