National Capacity 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 the CAR. The project will determine the gaps in, 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. The country to formulate a strategy and action plan for strengthening capacities to manage environmental resources, formulate verifiable indicators – relevant to the fight against poverty – for the monitoring and evaluation of the implementation of the strategy, and to submit this action plan to the partners and donors.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Enabling Activity
Project Approved
Central African Republic
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Tourism Development and Craft Industry, in charge 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
GEF Agency Fees
Total Cost 225,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
06 Sep 2005
Preparation Grant Approved
06 Oct 2005
Project Approved for Implementation
19 Sep 2005
Project closed
31 Dec 2011