National Capacity Self Assessment for Global Environmental Management (NCSA)

Project Summary

The primary objective of the NCSA is to identify country level priorities and needs for capacity building to address global environmental issues, in particular, enhance the capacity of Turkey to meet its existing commitments under the UNCBD, UNCCD, and the UNFCCC. The NCSA process will also have the following specific objectives:-To identify, confirm or review priority global environmental issues for action within the thematic areas of biodiversity, climate change and desertification/land degradation;-To explore related capacity building needs within and across the three thematic areas;-To explore targeted and co-ordinated action and requests for future external funding assistance and;-To link country action to the broader national environmental management and sustainable development framework.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Enabling Activity
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Environment Programme
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Environment and Forestry-PCU of the National Programme on Environment and Development
GEF Period:
GEF - 4
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
GEF Project Grant
199,500 USD
Co-financing Total
55,200 USD
GEF Agency Fees
19,950 USD
Total Cost 254,700.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
04 May 2006
Project Approved for Implementation
30 Jan 2008
Project closed