National Greenhouse Gas Inventory Project

Project Summary

This project aims to build capacity in Lao P.D.R. to advance national interests related to climate change. This includes capacity to respond to the UNFCCC, to more actively and effectively pursue energy and natural resource management activities related directly or indirectly to climate change abatement and adaptation, and to take advantage of new opportunities related to the procurement of funding or projects related to climate change. The direct objective of this project is to reduce the rate of growth of greenhouse gas emissions in Lao P.D.R. The project will develop an institutional mechanism to coordinate the activities that are necessary to develop policy options related to climate change and comply with the provisions of the UNFCCC, including the submission of Lao's First National Communication to the UNFCCC.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
319
Project Type
Enabling Activity
Status
Completed
Country
Lao PDR
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
United Nations Office of Project Services (UNOPS)
GEF Period:
GEF - 1
Approval Fiscal Year:
1996

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
0 USD
GEF Project Grant
313,000 USD
Co-financing Total
100,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
0 USD
Total Cost 413,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
Concept Approved
01 Oct 1995
Project Approved for Implementation
29 Jul 1996
Project closed
01 Oct 1998