National Capacity Self-Assessment (NCSA) for Environmental Management

Project Summary

The primary objective of the Tongan NCSA is to carry out an assessment of local capacity to address global and national environmental issues and concerns, and to develop a plan for implementation of key activities to achieve capacity building needs as identified through the assessment, particularly those relating to the CBD, UNFCCC and UNCCD.

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
Department of Environment
GEF Period:
GEF - 3
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
25,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
200,000 USD
Co-financing Total
25,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
33,750 USD
Total Cost 250,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
10 Aug 2004
Preparation Grant Approved
23 Jun 2003
Project Approved for Implementation
08 Oct 2004
Project closed