National Capacity Needs Self-Assessment (NCSA) for Global Environmental Management

Project Summary

The general objective of this project is to assess the national capacities to manage the global environment in Niger. This national self-assessment will aim specifically at:-determining constraints to and priorities for the creation, development and reinforcement of individual, institutional and systemic capacities to better manage environmental resources in order to preserve them while using them sustainably to support the national development effort and the fight against poverty;-formulating a strategy and action plan for strengthening capacities to manage environmental resources, and submit this action plan to partners and external stakeholders in the field of development.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Enabling Activity
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
National Environment Council for Sustainable Development (CNEDD)
GEF Period:
GEF - 3
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
25,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
200,000 USD
Co-financing Total
35,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
20,250 USD
Total Cost 260,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
15 Jul 2005
Preparation Grant Approved
06 Oct 2005
Project Approved for Implementation
15 Aug 2005
Project closed