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

Project Summary

This NCSA exercise shall produce:- A description of the programmes, projects and strategies now in place to address the issues of biodiversity, climate change and desertification (including lists, maps and hierarchical charts of government departments - “organigrams”);- The identification of the principle existing interrelations and possible joint actions (lists, description of convergent activities) so as to avoid duplication of effort and to reinforce synergies, wherever possible;- A diagnosis of the capacity building requirements needed in the areas addressed by each of the three Conventions;- Policy guidelines for a capacity building strategy and an improved institutional framework.

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
GEF Project Manager
Ravi Sharma |


Project Preparation Grant Amount
GEF Project Grant
200,000 USD
Co-financing Total
50,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
30,000 USD
Total Cost 250,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
05 Jan 2005
Project Approved for Implementation
14 Mar 2005
Project closed