Participatory Conservation and Sustainable Development with Indigenous Communities in Vilcabamba

Project Summary

The proposed MSP project would: develop baseline data on biodiversity and demographic and socioeconomic trends in the Vilcabamba Cordillera area; initiate participatory planning with local stakeholders, govt, oil firms and NGOs to improve local living conditions and start ecological zoning; design and establish permanent protected areas emphasizing an indigenous reserve within the reserved zone; develop a master plan for the area and prepare an investment agenda; initiate productive activities and human service provision (health & education).

Project Details

GEF Project ID
682
Project Type
Medium-size Project
Status
Completed
Country
Peru
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
The World Bank
Executing Agencies
Conservation International (CI)
GEF Project Manager

Project Documents

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
22,650 USD
GEF Project Grant
727,075 USD
Co-financing Total
415,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
0 USD
Total Cost 1,164,725.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
Preparation Grant Approved
12 Mar 1998
Project Approved for Implementation
17 Jun 1999
Project closed
30 Sep 2002